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What idolatry looks like

When we think about idolatry in our modern day, oftentimes the image comes to mind of a golden calf, a wad of cash or something tangible like that. But what exactly is idolatry of the heart that might sound like a good thing but can eclipse our view of our creator God, our eternal King? […]

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Confusing alliances

Today we’re covering several news stories, including the question many Christian bloggers are asking: Did Francis Chan give his stamp of approval to a right-wing dominionist organization known for promoting signs and wonders, simply by speaking at a conference the group put on? We’re going to talk about the growing muddy lines around what some […]

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America and The Church in Decline?

There can be little doubt that the America many of us grew up in—the one that honored God and recognized our way of life is dependent on following His teachings—is quickly fading.  Once a strong country of Christian values and morals, America is decaying into a modern version of Sodom and Gomorrah where personal pleasure […]

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A New Naziism Coming to America?

Robert Meyer of Renew America discusses Time magazine’s choice of “Person of the Year” – Pope Francis. Robert brings some unique perspectives on why this choice is interesting and something we should keep our eyes on.

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Common Core and the pressure to conform

Today we are diving into several controversial topics. In our second half, we’re discussion some theological perspectives on prayer, and how without a biblical understanding, we can make prayer about doing all sorts of things that the Bible says we ought not to do. In our first segment today, another controversial topic we cover here […]

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Why world threats are a big deal

Today on the program: There are lots of news stories that are breaking and we want to update you on the headlines that you don’t hear in mainstream media.  In our first segment we are going to share the insider news that you won’t hear unless you know where to look. The whole world knows […]

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Belgium takes step forward to euthanize children

The senate in Belgium has voted overwhelmingly to begin euthanizing children. Right now the Belgian euthanasia law limits euthanasia to people who are at least 18 years old. “This unprecedented bill would extend euthanasia to children with disabilities,” says Alex Schadenberg of the Euthanasia Prevention Coalition. “The Belgian Socialist government is adamant that the euthanasia […]

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Common Code for the whole world

This will probably sound paranoid, but I got a strange feeling when I heard about the world’s governments, Hollywood celebs, schools, news outlets, big business and social media moguls coming together in complete lockstep (even – gasp! – Democrats and Republicans!), to promote something called Hour Of Code. It’s not the same tingling as what […]

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Standing strong for 3 years!

Today we’ve reached a landmark anniversary: three years we’ve been in the trenches here at Stand Up For The Truth!  Many of you are sharing birthday wishes on today’s show, and we thank you for standing with us. But we know that we must continue to roll up our sleeves and share the truth of […]

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Persecution, “hard” and “soft” ramps up

Today we’re covering a couple of news stories of persecution around the world and closer to home, as Christians try to stand up in a world that is increasingly hostile to Jesus. A little later we’re talking about two issues many of us struggle with: Understanding the nature of God, and also why we continue […]

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