Posts with the tag “politics”
The Boys are Still in Town
October 6th, 2023
I overheard in a coffee shop the other day two men who are obviously Christians sharing their Bibles and talking about things. One of the men said to the other, “What difference does it make if Americ...
Making Sense of the Nonsense
September 8th, 2023
The most common question that I get for TruthCurrents comes from conservatives in general, but Christians in particular. They say, “How did we actually get here? How did we come to be in the place whe...
Who’s leading whom? China or America?
March 10th, 2023
In America’s greatest rival nation, China, we see a potential future for ourselves. Shocking? It should be. What happens when the President of America leaves out a reaffirmation for religious liberty ...
Does Religion Matter in Politics?
January 13th, 2023
With the midterm elections wrapped up and congress getting settled in the religious landscape of American politics may be shifting. We are beginning to see a significant presence of Muslim Americans i...
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 ...
The Issue of Abortion: Where are we now?
May 7th, 2021
One of the criticisms of the Pro-Life Movement is that the Church only got involved with the abortion debate after they entered into politics in the 1980’s. People who think that are historically illi...
Big Government and the Bible
April 30th, 2021
President Joe Biden stood before a fully masked and socially distanced collection of Washington Congressmen and other dignitaries to tell us his vision of government. How does that vision line up with...
How should Christians respond to packing the courts?
April 23rd, 2021
What do you know about Court Packing? How do we think about this subject Biblically? Have you started to panic yet? Let’s talk.President Biden has formed a Presidential Commission to study the Supreme...
The Public School System: Who Is Discipling your Children?
April 16th, 2021
What is the social and political agenda of your local public-school system? Do you know? Should you care? I have some thoughts.There are places in the United States right now where the social agenda i...
The Bible and Gun Rights: Should Christians own guns?
April 9th, 2021
Should Christians own guns? Our President doesn’t think so. But what does the Bible say?The Second Amendment has been an ongoing powder keg of debate in recent years with both sides of the issue argui...
Christians and the Communist Threat (in America?)
April 2nd, 2021
Americans are not looking for war with Communist China. But apparently Communist China thinks they’re at war with us. How do we think about this problem Biblically?The history of relations between the...
Calling out Andy Stanley and Rick Warren: Keep Churches Open
March 26th, 2021
I don’t challenge mega-church pastors in public very often, but today we need to talk.Earlier this month in an interview, Andy Stanley, who is the pastor of North Point Community Church in Atlanta, ma...
Will the Equality Act actually achieve equality?
February 26th, 2021
Will Rogers once said that, “America is safest when Congress is in recess.” Well, right now Congress is not in recess but they are up to no good. Let’s talk.A new bill has just been submitted in the H...
When the News is Overwhelming
February 12th, 2021
Do you find yourself regularly overwhelmed by global crisis and national problems? Do the headlines seem to ruin your day more often than not? Well then, let’s talk.Truth Currents is designed not to b...
Biden, Transgenderism, and the Church
January 29th, 2021
Shared restrooms, shared sporting competitions, and now a shared military. Biological women in this generation have been cancelled by the President of the United States.The President in a flood of Exe...
Is it time for Christian civil disobedience?
January 22nd, 2021
A new Presidential administration was inaugurated this week. How exactly should Jesus followers think about the days ahead?Joe Biden and Kamala Harris were inaugurated this week as President and Vice ...
How should Christians respond to political turmoil?
January 15th, 2021
How do you respond to images of our political leaders cowering under their desks while protestors freely roam the halls of our most historic buildings? Let’s talk about that today.If you’ve watched th...
November 6th, 2020
Let me guess what you’re feeling today. It’s called “Election Fatigue,” and it’s a real thing. Let’s talk about it today on Truth Currents.Election Fatigue. Maybe it’s a phrase you haven’t heard befor...
The Process of Selecting a Presidential Candidate
September 25th, 2020
Last week I began to talk to you about how to vote for president. Not who to vote for but how to vote for president. What’s the intentional process that a follower of Jesus Christ should go through in...
Can a Christian vote for Donald Trump?
September 18th, 2020
Recently, on the campus of John Brown University, the school hosted a debate between commentator David French and author Eric Mataxas. The question of the debate was, “Can a Christian Vote for Donald ...
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?
Blessed are the Meek: Why does it matter in the end?The Hysteria of Pro-Abortion ArgumentsBlessed are Those who Hunger and Thirst for RighteousnessShould Christians fight the Culture War?Blessed are the MercifulHow to Think ChristianlyBlessed are the Pure in Heart - the Heart MattersResponding to the Evil in Uvalde, TX
Blessed are the PeacemakersShould Christians conform to woke company policies?Blessedness and HarassmentPersecuted for RighteousnessWhat does the Bible say about Drag Queen Story Hour?Persecuted for His Name\' SakeJane’s Revenge: Beacon of Hope or Band of Terrorists?The Lie about the Truth, Pt.1 – Did God Say?