BY: Bryan Fischer @BryanJFischer | AFA.net Judicial tyrants in black robes have been stripping civil liberties from Christians for decades. But what was once a gentle and almost imperceptible erosion has turned now into a full-scale avalanche. The latest victim to be buried under a pile of legalistic debris is Kim Davis. She is the county … Continue reading FISCHER: Kim Davis Is Rosa Parks
BY: Oswald Chambers Do not rejoice in this, that the spirits are subject to you, but rather rejoice because your names are written in heaven. —Luke 10:20 Jesus Christ is saying here, “Don’t rejoice in your successful service for Me, but rejoice because of your right relationship with Me.” The trap you may fall … Continue reading Usefulness or Relationship?
The North Pontotoc High School Band honored the Brandon High School Band this past Friday night by wearing red and black ribbons, the Brandon High colors, and taking to the field in the town of Ecru, MS to play their own rendition of "How Great Thou Art". The Brandon High Band was stopped from playing … Continue reading Video: North Pontotoc Band takes stand for religious liberty, takes to the field to play “How Great Thou Art”.
Rankin County School District’s decision to prevent the Brandon High School Band from playing the Christian hymn “How Great Thou Art” didn’t stop the school’s fans from sharing praise at last Friday’s season-opening game. “Then sings my soul, my Savior God, to Thee. How Great Thou art! How great Thou art!” parents and students … Continue reading Conservatives band together to fight for religious liberty in response to Brandon band incident.
BY: Bryan Fischer @BryanJFischer | AFA.net The purpose of our very first settlement, under the King of England, was a missionary and evangelistic one. One of the issues that is rarely, if ever, discussed in the debate over immigration policy is this: what kind of immigration policy is most consistent with God’s calling on the United … Continue reading FISCHER: Immigration and God’s Mission for the U.S.
BY: Rob Chambers While at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (2000-2004), I learned there were Baptist churches affirming and conducting same-sex marriages. I thought to myself, “I am a convictional Christian first and foremost, but I chose to be a Southern Baptist because of their strong stance on the Bible and what it says about … Continue reading CHAMBERS: MS Baptist Churches, Homosexuality, and Biblical Inerrancy
BY: Oswald Chambers "When you pray, go into your room, and when you have shut your door, pray to your Father who is in the secret place; and your Father who sees in secret will reward you openly." —Matthew 6:6 Jesus did not say, “Dream about your Father who is in the secret place,” … Continue reading Prayer— Battle in “The Secret Place”
The Rankin County School District may have kept the Brandon High School Band off the field on Friday night, but they didn't stop the parents and fans from voicing their support for the band's intention to play the hymn "How Great Thou Art". With the absence of the band on the field at halftime, fans … Continue reading Video: Brandon Football Fans rise and sing “How Great Thou Art” during halftime.
The Brandon High School Band did not perform at halftime during the season-opening game Friday night. A statement from the Rankin County School District says a July federal court order is the reason the band was banned from Friday night's halftime show. The band had been slated to perform the hymn "How Great Thou … Continue reading Rankin School District pulls Brandon High Band from halftime show for planning performance of “How Great Thou Art”.
BY: Oswald Chambers He calls his own…by name… —John 10:3 When I have sadly misunderstood Him? (see John 20:11-18). It is possible to know all about doctrine and still not know Jesus. A person’s soul is in grave danger when the knowledge of doctrine surpasses Jesus, avoiding intimate touch with Him. Why was Mary … Continue reading Does He Know Me…?