Denison Forum on Truth and Culture
Storms at Home, Chaos Overseas: Steps to Spiritual Awakening
Monday, August 23, 2021
In a world racked with natural and man-made disasters, what is the way forward for the gospel?
The Taliban Are Killing Christians Who Have Bibles on Their Phones
Friday, August 20, 2021
"It's incredibly dangerous right now for Afghans to have anything Christian on their phones. The Taliban have spies and informants everywhere."
Will Al-Qaeda Attack America Again?
Thursday, August 19, 2021
While Americans are understandably deeply concerned about our citizens remaining in Afghanistan under the Taliban, we should also be concerned about ourselves at home.
Why the Future of Women in Afghanistan Matters So Much
Wednesday, August 18, 2021
The Taliban declared an "amnesty" yesterday and called on women to join their new government. Their spokesman declared during a news conference Tuesday in Kabul, “We assure that there will be no...
What Would God Want America to Do in Afghanistan?
Tuesday, August 17, 2021
As Afghanistan is overtaken by the Taliban, many are left asking what can and should America do in this situation. As believers, we must ask these questions through a biblical context.
What Does God Think of the Taliban?
Monday, August 16, 2021
As the Taliban work to overtake Afghanistan, Christians should be praying for God’s protection for those endangered by the unfolding tragedy in the nation. And we should pray passionately for...
How the 'Philosophy of Hell' Wants Us to Serve Jesus to Serve Ourselves
Monday, August 9, 2021
Personal authenticity is the path to flourishing, we’re told. No matter the subject, the message is the same: your body is yours to do with as you wish. So long as you’re not harming others, you’re...
Bring God Your Triumphs and Failures
Friday, August 6, 2021
When the crisis comes, run to God. The Hebrew word for refuge is literally “a place to which we flee.” Don’t walk to him—run. Run to his help, his power, his love, his grace. And seek the...
The Compelling Witness of Choosing Joy Even in Difficult Times
Thursday, August 5, 2021
Christian joy, especially in difficult times, can be our most compelling witness. The joy of the Lord encourages and empowers us to grow even deeper with our Lord. As I noted in a website article...
The Need for Honest and Urgent Prayer
Wednesday, August 4, 2021
Whether you are struggling with physical disease like former America's Got Talent contestant and cancer warrior Jane Marczewski, dealing with the kind of harassment Gov. Cuomo was recently accused...
The Dangers of the Growing Divide between Those Who Follow Biblical Truths and Those Who Follow Secular Falsehoods
Tuesday, August 3, 2021
Those who follow biblical truth and those who follow secular falsehoods are on increasingly divergent paths. But the latter will not allow the former simply to be different. We, our children, and...
Why the Division of the Sacred and Secular in Our Culture Is Heretical and Damaging
Monday, August 2, 2021
Henri Nouwen once observed that “Something very deep and mysterious, very holy and sacred, is taking place in our lives right where we are, and the more attentive we become, the more we will begin...
3 Facts You May Not Know about Lady Diana's Wedding
Friday, July 30, 2021
My wife and I were two of the estimated 750 million people who watched Prince Charles marry Lady Diana Spencer forty years ago yesterday. Here’s what we didn’t know...
How to Read the News to Redeem the Culture
Thursday, July 29, 2021
You may have noticed that I have not discussed a contested or controversial subject in today’s report. This is not for lack of opportunity. Rather, I thought we would take a day off to discuss the...
What Simone Biles's Withdrawal from the Olympic All-Around Finals Shows Us about How God Redeems Our Challenges
Wednesday, July 28, 2021
Olympic gymnast Simone Biles withdrew from the Individual All-Around finals at the Olympics yesterday. Biles shared that she withdrew because of increased stress on her mental health.
Only God Can Change Human Nature
Tuesday, July 27, 2021
We can regulate external behavior but only God can change human nature. We can act in godly ways to impress others and seek God’s blessing. But measure your heart—do you secretly still want to do...
Are Disasters and Pandemics the Judgment of God?
Monday, July 26, 2021
The disasters our world is facing today should remind us that our lives are no more certain than the lives of early Christians. With all our scientific advances, we cannot stop droughts or prevent...
The Importance of Trusting God's Promises without Presuming to Know His Plan
Friday, July 23, 2021
A wise mentor once told me, “Stay faithful to the last word you heard from God but open to the next.” Henry Blackaby, author of Experiencing God, said, “For you to do the will of God, you must...
Christian news headlines from the United States and around the world
Hillsong's Brian Houston, Facing Charges, Steps Down from Church's Boards
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Actor Antonio Sabato Jr. Encourages Christians to Trust in Christ amid Threats to Religious Freedom
Supreme Court to Hear Blockbuster Challenge to Roe v. Wade Dec. 1
60 Minutes Australia
Airs Exposé Detailing Abuse Allegations, Celebrity Culture at Hillsong Church
Taliban Reportedly Arresting, Executing Those Perceived as 'Enemies' of the Regime
The Third Education Revolution with Vishal Mangalwadi
How the Church Can Bless the Culture into Spiritual Awakening
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