Why I abominate the prosperity gospel

I ran across this Youtube video of John Piper. If you don't know who he is go here. He is giving his explanation of why he hates the Prosperity Gospel. Prosperity theology (sometimes referred to as the prosperity gospel, the health and wealth gospel, or the gospel of success) is a Christian religious doctrine that financial blessing is the will of … [Read more...]

A.D. The Bible Continues is a triumph!

Easter Sunday, April 5th 9/8c on NBC, join millions of viewers for the powerful series premiere of A.D. The Bible Continues and continue on a 12-week journey through chapters 1-10 of Acts. Witness the power of the Holy Spirit, the heroism and sacrifice, the joy and sorrow, and the forgiveness and redemption surrounding the most powerful global … [Read more...]

Trailer for A Brave Heart Will Leave You Speechless

Some stories have the power to change the world, Lizzie Velasquez’s story is one them. Lizzie was born with a very rare condition that makes it impossible for her to gain any body fat. The toll it took on her appearance resulted in a lifetime of terrible bullying. She recalls one day when she went searching for music on YouTube and found a clip of … [Read more...]

Official Trailer: A.D. The Bible Continues

From executive producers Roma Downey ("The Bible") and Mark Burnett ("The Bible," "The Voice") comes an uplifting spiritual journey through the later chapters of biblical history. "A.D. The Bible Continues" picks up where the smash hit miniseries "The Bible" left off, continuing the greatest story ever told and exploring the exciting and inspiring … [Read more...]

The Death and Resurrection of the Self—A Prayer

Read | Matthew 16:24-25 Lord, You said, “If anyone wishes to come after Me, he must deny himself, and take up his cross and follow Me. For whosoever wishes to save his life will lose it; but whoever loses his life for My sake will find it.” These words of Yours, these very hard-to-understand words, are even harder to live. Yet I want to live … [Read more...]