Quoted: C. S. Lewis on Will

Either people will say to God, ‘Thy will be done,’ or God will say to them, ‘Thy will be done.’

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Religious Trends Shaping US Politics

According to the April, 2011 edition of Newsmax, religion in the United States is evolving almost as rapidly as America itself. Listed below are seven top religious trends that are changing the nation’s spiritual and political landscape: Social Networking — As a cohesive community, religious conservatives are positioned to take advantage of the rise of social… Continue reading Religious Trends Shaping US Politics

What is Deliverance?

I have found that ‎”Deliverance” is an overused and misunderstood concept. For most people, it’s the “magic pill” they never seem to find. They expect that “deliverance” should include a complete releasing of any tie or connection to the thing that had them bound, erase any and every mental, physical or spiritual desire for that… Continue reading What is Deliverance?

Survey: Minority of evangelical leaders say Bible requires tithing

Thou shalt not be required to financially support your church – but you should anyway. That’s the upshot of a new informal survey of evangelical leaders finding that less than half believe that the Bible requires church members to tithe, the practice of giving at least 10 percent of one’s income to the church. The survey,… Continue reading Survey: Minority of evangelical leaders say Bible requires tithing

More Support for Online Giving

As consumers in the United States shift increasingly to online banking and bill payment, their electronic financial habits are spilling over into the church. A recent study by LifeWay Research found that 14 percent of all American Protestant churches offer online giving. The survey of 1,003 Protestant congregations was conducted in September 2010 and sponsored… Continue reading More Support for Online Giving