Pisces: Fishers of Men and the Persecuted Church

Pisces is the sign of the universal and persecuted church and the continuous outworking of the gospel that multiplies in every generation. The seventh sign of God's Zodiac (February 19-March 20), Pisces points to the church's liberator and original Fisher of Men.Jesus's first followers-- the fish that transformed from the sacrificial goat-- Capricorn-- are again represented anthropomorphically in the sign of The Two Fishes. They are the fruit of the seed of the woman, Virgo, held together by … [Read more...]

Why is AT&T Promoting Polyamorous As Normal?

On Valentine's Day, Entertainment One premiered its second season of You Me Her on the Audience Network, operated by AT&T. I haven't watched it and don't plan to, but it's another example in a long list of media efforts to normalize that which is harmful.The show is billed as a "contemporary classic romantic comedy." Unlike Three's Company, where three heterosexual monogamous roommates lived together, this show is promoting the "lifestyle" choice of polyamorous relationships otherwise … [Read more...]

EPIC: Jonathan Cahn Sums Up Obama’s Anti-Christian Legacy

Rabbi Jonathan Cahn's last words to Barack Obama, as described in his National Prayer Breakfast remarks, are perhaps the most fitting summary of Obama's anti-biblical and anti-Christian legacy. He said, Obama:"led this nation to champion the killing of the unborn, and not only within its own borders, but in that of other nations across the world. "labored to strike down the standards and order ordained by God concerning man and woman and marriage, not only within these borders, but around … [Read more...]

The Promise of Aquarius: Pouring Out of the Holy Spirit

As Joseph Augustus Seiss explains in his seminal work, The Gospel in the Stars, the twelve signs of the Solar Zodiac are divided into three groups with each group having a specific focus. The group of Capricornus, Aquarius, Pisces, and Aries focuses on the fruit of Jesus’s redemption, namely the Church, which Seiss clarifies is, “the body of people spiritually born to Him through faith, and made partakers of the benefits of His redemptive administrations.”The sixth sign of God's Zodiac, Aquar … [Read more...]

God’s Favor: 2017 Inauguration & Beyond

Some argue that the election of Donald J. Trump as the 45th president of the United States was the result of the brilliance of his son-in-law, Jared Kushner. Others argue momentum for Trump grew because of increased support from and voter mobilization by Evangelical Christians and conservative Catholics. Others argue the purge of democrats from every level of political office stemmed from the sheer volume of those who stayed home. Then, of course, there’s the “fake news” narrative that Russian ha … [Read more...]

Lessons on Love & Eternity from The Velveteen Rabbit

This article won first place in the 2017 Xulon Press Christian Writers Awards Writing Contest. The Velveteen Rabbit nurtures our imagination to experience love and eternity in our relationships with others and God.“What is REAL?” asked the Rabbit. “When a child loves you for a long, long time, not just to play with, but REALLY loves you, then you become Real,” said the Skin Horse, a wise toy.Being real for the Rabbit meant something more than just being a toy. Have you ever wondered wh … [Read more...]

49 Years After MLK Christian Pastors Call For Arms: Guns & Prayer Are Necessary

One genuine news story ignored by nearly all media this past Christmas was the slaughter of over 100 mostly Christian Nigerians-- and-- the razing of 50,000 homes, the destruction of thousands of acres of farmland, and the displacement of roughly 10,000 people in southern Kaduna, Nigeria.The pre-Christmas season atrocity was just one of many perpetrated by people the government calls, “herdsmen,” who were known to have relentlessly terrorized 25 villages where Christians predominantly live. T … [Read more...]

SILENCE: An Incredible Story of Martyrdom & Faith

"Do we have this kind of faith in America?" Academy Award-Winning Director Martin Scorsese asks when discussing his faith and the faith of the characters in his most recent film, Silence, released on December 23, 2016.The film is based on Shusaku Endo's 1966 novel, Silence, a work of historical fiction based on true events. The film stars Andrew Garfield, Adam Driver, and Liam Neeson as 17th century Portuguese priests who travel to Japan to spread the gospel and are persecuted and tortured … [Read more...]

January: New Life From Death The Promise of Capricorn

As Joseph Augustus Seiss explains in his seminal work, The Gospel in the Stars, the twelve signs of the Solar Zodiac are divided into three groups with each group having a specific focus. The first group (Virgo, Libra, Scorpio, and Sagittarius) focuses on the victory of Jesus Christ (his person, debt paid, battle fought and won).The second group (Capricornus, Aquarius, Pisces, and Aries) focuses on the fruit of Jesus's redemption, namely the Church, which Seiss clarifies is, "the body of … [Read more...]

Andy Stanley’s Claims About Bible, Virgin Birth, Not So Different From Islam

Believe it or not, the buffoonery and erroneous teachings advanced over the past few years by self-ascribed evangelical leaders, was surpassed this Christmas by Andy Stanley, founder of North Point Ministries, and son of renowned evangelist, Charles Stanley.No stranger to controversy, Stanley’s assertions this year about the Bible are worse than those made by former mega-church leader Rob Bell on homosexuality, marriage, and hell. They are far more destructive than Russell Moore’s divisive co … [Read more...]