5 Things To Consider Before Taking The Left Behind Movie Seriously

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On October 3rd, 2014 American movie theaters will again be flooded with yet another Christian movie– a remake of the Left Behind cash cow that has taken Western Christianity hostage for more than a generation. Recently it was made public that one of the producers of the movie is none other than Duck Dynasty’s Willie [Read More...]

10 Things Your Childhood Pastor Didn’t Tell You (But Should Have)

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What things do you know now that you wish your childhood pastor would have told you? As I look back on what I know now, here are 10 things I wish I had known back then: [Read more...]

Don’t Worry, The “Great Tribulation” Was In The Past

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One of the most profoundly misunderstood passages in all the Bible is the Olivet Discourse found in Matthew 24. Those of us who grew up in a doom-and-gloom version of Christianity probably know parts of this passage well– it’s the one that talks about “earthquakes, wars and rumors of wars”, as a sign that the [Read More...]

The Funniest End-Times Presentation You’ll See All Day

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So here you go mates, you’ll thank me for this one. You’ve got to give the guy an “A” for effort– especially the way he tries to dramatize the reading. Have a wonderful, rapture-less weekend! via: Jeff Turner [Read more...]

Missing Airliner A Snapshot Of The Rapture? (What Rapture People Ignore)

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Anne Graham Lotz, daughter of Evangelist Billy Graham, says that the missing Malaysian airliner is a good window into what it will be like after the rapture. In a blog post yesterday, she uses the opportunity of the missing airliner to segue to musings on what life will be like after the “rapture”. Lotz writes [Read More...]

Russia Triggered The End Times? (3 Ways You Can Disarm An End-Time Preacher)

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As Jesus followers in post-modern America, we have a big task on our hands. The great reformation happening currently within American Christianity has created a long ‘to-do’ list for those of us who wish to carry this movement forward to a more beautiful expression than has been in generations past. There are gaps to fill, [Read More...]

Michele Bachmann: proof that end-times theology will poison your worldview

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One of my faithful readers has pointed me to a great piece in the Huffington Post that was published yesterday (complete article can be found here), where Michele Bachmann helps to demonstrate the utter dangerousness of believing in the end-times theology so many of us grew up with. One of the key problems with dispensational [Read More...]

Why the Rapture and Santa are Both Fairy Tales: a theological explanation

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Are you still believing that the world is getting worse and worse, and that one day you’ll get raptured out of here? Well, there’s good news and bad news: the bad news first: you’re not going anywhere. Good news? Well, the world is actually getting better and better. Recently I wrote a piece about the [Read More...]

Definition of Irony: why “end times” believers might actually trigger the end times

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Like many of you, I grew up as an end-times believer. I mean pre-tribulation rapture, antichrist, battle of Armageddon, and the whole nine yards. While other kids were thinking about where they were going to go to college, I was worried that the rapture would come before I had sex. Or worse, that I would [Read More...]


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