What does "religious freedom" mean anymore?

Some interesting things happening today. Of course Christians are talking about how to navigate Halloween, but we’re not going to spend much time there! Many of you celebrate instead Reformation Day, an important day in the history of the Christian Church. A few...

The next era for progressive emergence

Remember back about six months ago when Emergent Guru Brian McLaren asked for some big, bodacious financial support for a mystery organization that would carry the progressive church into a new era? Well that organization is now up and running, and you may be...

Christians and Halloween: Where do you land?

Many Christians are reconsidering how they approach a culturally favorite tradition – especially in America – Halloween. Do we avoid it entirely, leverage it as an outreach opportunity, or keep the traditions of candy, princess and superhero costumes?...

Can we "make a decision for Christ?"

Many Christians aren’t secure in what Christ has done for them. It’s as controversial as any topic we cover on Stand Up For The Truth:  What is our standing before God when we mess up? What about unbelievers: Can they “make a decision for...