For Elders, Pastors, and those in Ministry…02/01/2023

Wise Pastors Understand Emotions I’ve lived and pastored near Detroit, Michigan for almost six years now. It’s a city that has rightly earned the moniker “The Motor City.” The automobile industry dominates our economy, and this goes well beyond the Big 3 automakers: Ford, GM, and Chrysler. Thousands of smaller companies supply the Big 3 … More For Elders, Pastors, and those in Ministry…02/01/2023

Education/Parenting in America – Various Sources – 01/28/2023

School choice on a roll across America … despite opposition from the Left Guv applauded for pushing back on woke indoctrination in schools ‘Extreme’ curricula in the way of education Iowa decides ‘backpack full of money’ belongs to parents How to Protect Kids from the Dark Side of Technology Trans “Medicine” Based on Bad Science: … More Education/Parenting in America – Various Sources – 01/28/2023

Research reflects Christian parents’ failures

According to recent data from the Pew Research Center, a minority (35%) of parents emphasize passing their faith on to children. At 70%, the number is significantly higher among evangelicals, but even so, Abraham Hamilton III of “The Hamilton Corner” on AFR says that still means 30% of Christian parents are ignoring a clear directive from … More Research reflects Christian parents’ failures

The 5 lies of Critical Race Theory

The anti-critical race theory movement is gaining traction both ideologically and politically. And that has progressives both outraged and panicked.  They’ll do anything they can to stop this movement. Their latest strategy is to distort the truth and mislead the American people so that they can continue to push their Marxist agenda. And they are … More The 5 lies of Critical Race Theory

Why do Some Pastors Deliberately Avoid Teaching Doctrine?

December 30, 2022, Jim Elliff I have been involved in leading churches for four decades, with an emphasis on church planting in the last few years. I’ve also visited and addressed hundreds of churches around the world and have had the privilege of meeting thousands of Christian leaders. Through this time I’ve watched an unintentional … More Why do Some Pastors Deliberately Avoid Teaching Doctrine?

Allie Stuckey: The Pilgrim’s Progress by John Bunyan

Most folks know I am a huge fan of The Pilgrim’s Progress, it is the most published secular book ever, and second, only to the Bible, in total printings. I have posted on it in the past, John Bunyan’s Pilgrim’s Progress, Today in Church History, On This Date In Church History, A Picture of a True Minister (from John Bunyan’s Pilgrim’s Progress), … More Allie Stuckey: The Pilgrim’s Progress by John Bunyan

Our Culture Needs…

Our Culture Needs Less Beth Moore And More Jonathan Edwards Our society does not suffer from too much awareness of its own depravity and need for God. Hyperbolic evangelical lady-preacher Beth Moore found herself at odds with celebrated theologian and First Great Awakening giant Jonathan Edwards over the weekend and concluded Edwards must be the … More Our Culture Needs…