Sometimes classified as “a worthless historian,” Dan Brown is nevertheless an uncanny observer of the spiritual times in which we live. His basic message is consistent: our culture is discovering that the “Ancient Mysteries” will be victorious over the outdated, censorious and power–grabbing Church. The Da Vinci Code undermined the faith of nominal believers by: […]
We are living in unusual times. Christians, once the life–blood of America, are banished to the margins, denied the right to speak and sometimes accused of “hate crimes.” How should we respond? First, we must reaffirm our life–long determination to follow Jesus and his Word, whatever the consequences. In addition, we must recognize what is […]
On the 4th of July, 2007, pagan religious leaders led a rally across from the White House to call for the appointment of a Pagan military chaplain and to request approval of Pagan religious symbols by the Department of Veterans Affairs. Elevating the “religion” of paganism as a legally–endorsed activity by the United States Military, […]
Yesterday, Good Friday, 2009, I had one of the most blessed Easter experiences of my life. In the Immanuelkirche, an old, liberal Lutheran church in downtown Berlin, I attended a two–hour performance of Bach’s Johannes–Passion. On the way into Berlin, I talked with my daughter, Eowyn, about the difficulties she and her husband, David, face […]
My mother is ninety years old. She has vision and hearing issues, but her mind is razor sharp. We live in different parts of the country and being her only child I make several airplane trips a year to be with her. We talk almost every day by phone. A consistent topic she raises is, […]
truthXchange Podcast ep 26- Racism in the Church and in the culture.by Joshua Gielow | November 9, 2020
Rev. Mark Robinson joins the truthXchange Podcast, ep 26- The State of Our Disunion: Racism and Social Justice.
Law and Public Policyby Joshua Gielow | October 30, 2020
Dr. Jeffery Ventrella joins the podcast to discuss the roles Christians can taking in the Church and civil magistrate.Dr. Jeffery Ventrella joins the podcast to discuss the roles Christians can take in the Church and in civil magistrate. Christian play an important role as salt and light in the World, working to spread the hope […]
TruthXchange Podcast ep 24: Sexuality by God’s Designby Joshua Gielow | October 26, 2020
Mary Weller comes back on the truthXchange Podcast to discuss how twoism affects the way we think about sexuality and gender roles in culture.
A Plea to my Evangelical Friends for Bidenby Dr. Peter Jones | October 20, 2020
How should genuine Christians vote in the up-coming presidential election? Recently a group called “pro-life evangelicals for Biden” sought to answer that question. The group includes many prominent evangelical leaders whom I respect who believe “that a biblically shaped commitment to the sanctity of human life compels us to a consistent ethic of life that […]