What Christians Mean by “Revival” and “Awakening”

You might have heard of “revival” when it was spoken by someone in reference to a yearly church conference. Or, you could have heard the terms mentioned in an American history lesson. Either way, revival and awakening need some clarification. A spiritual awakening and a revival don’t happen just because a church sets a date and time for …

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‘Jesus Is King’ and Kanye West is a tax collector – The Washington Post

We shouldn’t expect someone new to this level of devotion to spark a sudden revival. — Read on http://www.washingtonpost.com/religion/2019/10/25/jesus-is-king-kanye-west-is-tax-collector/ RELATED NEWS: How the Trump Cabinet’s Bible Teacher Became a Shadow Diplomat – The New York Times Jerry Falwell Jr. Says Kanye Called Him Out of the Blue and They “Struck Up a Little Friendship” | …

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A Brief History of Fundamentalist Christianity in the USA

When we talk about the history of Fundamentalism & rightwing Politics, we have to go all the way back to the mid-to-late 1800s, when both Darwin’s theory of evolution AND the field of archaeology’s discoveries led to a controversy over the reliability of the Bible to give Western societies a proper account of humanity’s origins. …

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Nicaea: not Rome’s Authority

In his 2016 article, Evangelical Exodus: The Protestant seminary that produced dozens of Catholic converts, Paul Senz describes a happening that perhaps precipitated or maybe merely coincides with the more recent #Exvangelical and #EmptyThePews phenomena. From Personal Experience Having personally attended classes at Southern Evangelical Seminary in 2013, I feel as though I dodged a …

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Mercy Wins When Abusive Church Leaders Threaten

“For He is Good; For His Loving Mercy Endures Forever.” 2 Chronicles 5:13-14 “He has told you, O man, what is good; and what does the LORD require of you but to do justice, and to love mercy, and to walk humbly with your God?” Micah 6:8 Beware those who seek God’s power, instead of …

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