Posts with the category “truthcurrents”
Should Christians fight the Culture War?
May 13th, 2022
Recently, several Christian and non-Christian alike have come out against conservative Christians who engage in the culture wars. Are they right to criticize? What does the Bible say about fighting fo...
The Hysteria of Pro-Abortion Arguments
May 6th, 2022
In the wake of the leaked draft of the upcoming Supreme Court decision on Dobbs vs. Jackson Women’s Health and the potential overturning of Roe vs. Wade, the pro-abortion arguments have entered the re...
What’s behind the LGBTQ movement?
April 29th, 2022
Polls show that more and more Americans identify as LGTBQ+. Why is that? What does it reveal about the spiritual state of those individuals and how should Christians respond? Listen in as Pastor Micha...
What should Christians think of Islam?
April 22nd, 2022
Is Islam really a religion of peace as the Prince of Saudi Arabia claims? What does history tell us about that? Are all Muslims violent? How should Christians respond to their Muslims neighbors? Liste...
What Europe Gets that Americans Are Missing
April 16th, 2022
As we lag behind Europe culturally, have they begun to turn things around spiritually? What does that mean for America? What can we learn from our neighbors across the pond? Listen in as Pastor Michae...
Praying for God to Bring Judgement
April 8th, 2022
How should Christians respond when we realize just how far America has fallen morally? How can we fight back against this present darkness that covers our nation? Pastor Michael addresses this and mor...
What to Do When the Government is Corrupt
April 1st, 2022
With the updates regarding Hunter Biden’s laptop and other stories, one thing has become clear: our government is corrupt. How should Christians respond to a corrupt government? How do we fight agains...
The Magna Whata?
March 25th, 2022
Does the President have the authority to do whatever he wants? Should Congress push him to sign executive orders when they can’t get a law passed? What does the Bible say about this? Pastor Michael di...
Does Christian freedom equal complete autonomy?
March 18th, 2022
What is the authority for Christians and churches? Are we our own authority? Do we get to determine for ourselves the best way to live the Christian life? What does it say about a church when it decid...
Are there too many Christian Denominations?
March 11th, 2022
The United Methodist denomination is set to split over the issue of homosexuality. Does this upcoming split reveal an essential disunity? What did Jesus mean when he prayed for the unity of his follow...
Is the war in Ukraine prophesied in the Bible?
March 4th, 2022
What does the Bible have to say about the war in Ukraine? Does the Bible mention this war in its prophecies about the end times? How does this war factor into God’s plan? Listen in as Pastor Michael a...
Where is America in God’s plan?
February 25th, 2022
As Russia invades Ukraine, the Chinese government threatens Taiwan, and the world around us seems to crumble, is America the savior of the world? Is America spoken of in the book of Revelation about t...
Who is Our Real Enemy?
February 18th, 2022
China commits genocide against one pf their own people groups. Russia threatens Ukraine with invasion. Israel remains under persecution from most of the world. Why do so many of the world’s biggest pr...
The Canadian Freedom Convoy
February 11th, 2022
What should Christians think of the Canadian truckers’ freedom convoy? Does the Bible support such a protest? How can we apply the bible to this situation? Join us for TruthCurrents this week.Jonathan...
Are Republicans the Answer?
February 4th, 2022
In some Evangelical Christian circles, we can find ourselves wishing for more republicans to restore order to our political craziness. But are Republicans the answer to our problems? Where do we turn ...
January 28th, 2022
What would an American King look like? Is single-party rule a good thing? What does the Bible say about it? Join Pastor Michael in TruthCurrents this week.Larry P. Arnn, “The Way Out” Imprimis, vol. 5...
Always Learning, Always Ignorant
January 21st, 2022
What are others doing to make sense of this upside down COVID world? What are Christians to think of those things others turn to for comfort and salvation? Should we be surprised when unbelievers don’...
Safe Havens: Considering Justice for the Unwanted Unborn
January 17th, 2022
In the modern abortion debate we typically only hear two options for those who do not wish to keep their baby: abortion or adoption. While adoption is a great option, there is a third choice. Listen a...
Where is the Church in 2022?
January 7th, 2022
As Christians seek to understand the times we’re living in and present the truth of the Gospel to a broken world we must ask ourselves about the leadership over us within the church. Do you attend you...
Cocaine Hippos and Environmentalism
November 12th, 2021
What do hippos, climate change, and Mother Earth have in common? The underlying worldview in each of these is often characterized in the Bible as idolatry. How bad is environmentalism really? Listen i...
What would Jesus think?
November 5th, 2021
Are there parts of our lives that we have overlooked? Do you participate in society so you can be cool? What would it look like to be weird for Jesus? How do we apply the Bible to our everyday situati...
The Religion of Wokeism
October 29th, 2021
What does it mean to be “woke”? Is it to take a certain stance on particular issues? Is it a frame of mind? Is it a good thing? Does it help us to see the world accurately? Pastor Michael unpacks what...
COVID Vaccines: Following the Science
October 22nd, 2021
When it comes to the mainstream narrative of COVID-19, everyone tells us to follow the science. In today’s #TruthCurrents, Pastor Michael does just that.Joseph Mercola, “Patents Prove COVID Fraud and ...
Surveillance Capitalism: Too much of a good thing?
October 20th, 2021
How high tech are you? How connected are you to the digital world? Have you thought about how much companies or the government know about you? Or how much you want them to know about you? How do we re...
Abortion: The Fight Intensifies
October 8th, 2021
As the fight against abortion continues, Biden shows himself as the most radical pro-abortion leader in the history of the United States. As conservatives push back against the pro-choice movement, ho...
Big Tech and Free Speech
October 1st, 2021
What do we mean when we use the term “free speech”? How should we respond to Big Tech like Google, Facebook, and Amazon when they attempt to prohibit a plurality of voices? Does the Bible have anythin...
The Biblical Necessity of TruthCurrents
September 24th, 2021
Why TruthCurrents? What is at stake if we don’t learn to think biblically about current events? What’s coming up in the near future? Listen in as Pastor Michael helps explain the importance of TruthCu...
Coronaphobia and the Consequences of Fear
September 17th, 2021
Are you afraid of COVID-19? Should Christians be afraid of it? What effect can this fear have on us? Christians must be careful not to confuse wise caution with fear. One is healthy, the other is not...
Texas’ Heartbeat Bill: Abortion Debate Heats Up
September 10th, 2021
After the decision by the U.S. Supreme Court not to strike down the new Texas Heartbeat Bill, abortion activists have increased their zeal for abortion to new levels. How well do their arguments stand...
Should Christians pull their kids from Public School?
September 3rd, 2021
The public education system seems to be moving further and further to the left in some parts of the country. Is it better for Christians to pull their kids out of public schools? Should we seek value-...
American Retreat from Afghanistan
August 27th, 2021
This week the situation in Afghanistan has increased in complexity, confusion, and tragedy. Does the Bible have an answer for all of the evil which appears to be winning in the world right now? How sh...
COVID Vaccine Thoughts: Part 2
August 20th, 2021
Last week Pastor Michael began to address how Christians should conduct themselves as we engage in the conversation about the COVID-19 vaccine. This week we continue on that topic. What does it mean t...
Should Christians get the COVID-19 vaccine?
August 13th, 2021
There is no shortage of controversy and debate over the COVID-19 vaccine. How should Christians think through this issue? Should Christians get vaccinated? Is the COVID vaccine safe? Listen in as Past...
Can the Gospel really cure society?
August 6th, 2021
We are surrounded by people who claim that antiracism, wealth redistribution, or other societal transformations will fix the all of our societal ills. Can we have confidence that the Gospel is the tru...
The Real Racism in America: Pursuing Equity, Ditching Equality
July 30th, 2021
Why is Critical Race Theory a big deal? We are now seeing the implications of the philosophy of CRT play out in our schools in America. Is it ok to chase equity at the expense of equality? Do the ends...
Is Socialism biblical?
July 23rd, 2021
Was Jesus a socialist? Did the early church model socialism for us? Should we support a socialistic government as Christians? Join Pastor Michael as he explains his answers to these questions in Truth...
American Culture: Plenty of Nonsense to Go Around
July 16th, 2021
In America we see the constant shifting of priorities and a rejection of reality in so many corners of society. How can Christians expect to keep ourselves grounded amid the nonsense of our day? Liste...
The Olympics Reveal More Than Athletic Ability
July 9th, 2021
As the 2021 Olympics get ready to kick off there has been no shortage of controversy. What can Christians learn from the Tokyo games and how should we adjust our attitudes toward the culture moving fo...
Are our Children being targeted?
July 2nd, 2021
What affect is the transgender movement having on your children? Are you aware of the pressures placed on young people in America from every corner of the culture? PAstor Michael addresses these quest...
Are Southern Baptist becoming liberal?
June 25th, 2021
After the annual SBC meeting last week many are calling out Souther Baptists for an apparent liberal drift. Is that really the case? Pastor Michael Gabbert addresses this debate after returning from t...
What to Do When the Government is CorruptThe Beatitudes - An IntroductionPraying for God to Bring JudgementThe ResurrectionWhat Europe Gets that Americans Are MissingBlessed are the Poor In Spirit - Why is this Important?To Be About My Father’s BusinessWhat should Christians think of Islam?Blessed are those who Mourn: Why does this matter?What’s behind the LGBTQ movement?