Saturday, November 8, 2008

NFTW #021--A "Kingdom of God" perspective on the election; Are you a Christian atheist?

The election is over! How do Christians put everything into the right perspective?

Also, are you a Christian atheist?

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Here’s a link to Wyman Richardson’s very thoughtful blog post.

Read 1 Peter 1:17-21.

Saturday, November 1, 2008

NFTW #020--Doing church vs. being the church; Becoming who you are...

One church closed last Sunday so that its attendees could “be” the church. What would it mean if we all were committed to living out a New Testament faith?

Also, are you trying to squeeze yourself into a life that doesn’t fit you anymore?

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Here’s the Christian Post article I read.

And, here’s 1 Peter 1:13-17 from Bible Gateway.

Saturday, October 25, 2008

NFTW #019--How Christians use their money; Your false beliefs may be dragging you down!

Christians have an opportunity to end a lot of suffering in the world. But we'll have to change the way we use our money. Will we do it?

Also, do you have false beliefs that get between you and God?

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Here is the ABP article I quote from...

Thursday, October 16, 2008

NFTW #018--Campaigning from the pulpit; Having joy during hard times

Some pastors are endorsing presidential candidates from the pulpit. How would Jesus handle this?

How can Peter say that we can “greatly rejoice” during times of suffering and hardship?

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Here's the link to the AP article I mentioned.

1 Peter 1:6-9

Thursday, October 2, 2008

NFTW #017--What are we spending our money ?; What is God keeping for us?

We need to pray for believers in India.

A new survey causes me to ask: What should we be spending our money on?

Also, What does God keep for us?

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Here is the story on the trouble in India.

This is the story of the survey on what churches are raising money for.

Wednesday, September 24, 2008

NFTW #016--Do Christians and politics mix?; God is finished with you!

Can Christians depend on government to change what's wrong with the world?

Also, I've got news: God is finished with you!

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I can't find the link to the Christian Post story. If you can find it, you're doing better than I am...

Friday, September 19, 2008

NFTW # 015--Relationships; Adopted by God!

Which type of ministry honors God more: big evangelistic campaigns, or building relationships that lead to evangelism?

Also, the reality is that we are God's adopted children. What does that mean?

2 Stories from Relationships key to college ministries
Jesus calls us to sow as we go

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Wednesday, September 10, 2008

NFTW #014--Emotion vs. Doctrine; What does kingdom life look like?

There's a fight between emotion and doctrine. Which side are you on?

And, Jesus said the kingdom of God is inside us. What does that mean?

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Wednesday, September 3, 2008

NFTW #013--Pushing back against the atheists; Who/What are you trusting in?

Atheists are getting bolder and more militant. How should Christians respond?

Also, which candidate should Christians be putting their trust in?

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Friday, August 22, 2008

NFTW #012--Living in a post-Christian world; What do we do with a fallen believer?

Most Christians believe that homosexuality is wrong. How do believers live out their faith in a culture that celebrates "alternative lifestyles?"

Also, once another believer's sin is exposed, how should other Christians respond?

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Here is one article I used: On the California court case, look here.

Tuesday, August 12, 2008

NFTW #011--Why don't men go to church? We're on a mission from God...

After a long hiatus, I'm finally back with a new podcast! In this episode, I'll try to figure out why men don't like to go to church. Also, what does Jesus' mission, described in Luke 4, tell us about how we interact with people?

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Here's a link to the article on attracting men to church.