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    CURRENT AFFAIRS    

The Election and "God's Will"


Romans 13:1 says that God puts all governing authorities into place. Does that mean whoever wins the election is God's will?

Brad Gray
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    KEEP WATCH    

It is Finished


Renewing the Mind Part 1: When Jesus said "It is finished" on the cross, for Him it meant He had borne the sins of the world and never had to take them again. For us, it means we are free from both the slavery to and the punishment of sin.

Jim Allen
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   THE TAKE AWAY   

The Real World


The media we choose may be the most insular world we live in. What if we switched off the scripted, crafted, cut-and-pasted fiction and talked to people in the real world?

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Kersley Fitzgerald


   THE GREEK GEEK   

Mammon — Mammonas


The Greek Geek tackles Mammonas — What is mammon? How is it different from money? And what's so dangerous about it?

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Bill Brenner


   SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY   

The Mandela Effect


The Mandela Effect posits that all those mass-held mis-beliefs are proof that the multiverse is true. The other explanation is simpler: maybe human memory is fallible.

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Beth Hyduke


   GOT QUESTIONS   

From the Archives: What happens after death?


What happens after death? Is there life after death? What does the Bible say about the afterlife?

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S. Michael Houdmann


   READING PLAN   

Tithing


Preachers across the world push their congregations to give ten percent to the church. But tithing is an Old Testament law not endorsed by the New Testament church. What does tithing mean for the church age?

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Christian Life




  CHRISTIAN LIFE & GROWTH

  

God's Purpose



We instinctively understand that God has a purpose for us, but how do we find out what that purpose is? By the indwelling of the Holy Spirit and very careful listening.

Read more...Rosemary Cross


  THEOLOGY & APOLOGETICS

  

Misunderstood Teachings of Jesus: Application



The Bible is truth, but truth comes in the context of the situation. How we can take that context to apply Jesus' more confusing teachings.

Read more...Christopher Schwinger


  CHRISTIAN LIFE & GROWTH

  

What's in a name?



Adversary, temptor, destroyer — Satan's names reflect his character as the enemy of God and God's followers. But Jesus' names also reflect His character as our helper, light, and savior.

Read more...Denise M. Kohlmeyer


  CHRISTIAN LIFE & GROWTH

  

The Love of Money



Those who make it their life's goal to make a lot of money often find success. But although a heart can desire money, it can't be filled by it.

Read more...Michael Blunk


  THE TAKE AWAY

  

BrainDead and Extremism



The TV show BrainDead is a story about how we are so easily distracted by extremism and ignore the real enemy. It's also a pretty good metaphor for spiritual warfare.

Read more...Kersley Fitzgerald


  CHRISTIAN LIFE & GROWTH

  

From the Archives: Religion and Relationship



Are we required to relate to God in a certain way to attain salvation? Is it religion? Relationship? Both?

Read more...CG


  GOT QUESTIONS? READING PLAN

  

Leading and Following



Christian leadership looks very different than what the world teaches. For one, its priority is to lead others to Christ. For another, it starts with following Christ.

Read more...Christian Life