Both the Pilgrims and the Puritans relied on the Scriptures, held to Reformed doctrine and a Calvinist worldview. The books and sermons that most influenced American Founding Fathers were overwhelmingly Puritan writings and political tracts from the evangelical First Great Awakening. The Puritans taught both the head and the heart were equally i mportant. They didn't want truth on ice, but truth on fire. While the Pilgrims wanted to form Christian communities and be left alone as "Pilgrims and Strangers upon the earth" in the words of Governor William Bradford, the Puritans were not separatists and wanted to change the world as a "City Upon a Hill" in the words of Governor John Winthrop. This cultural mandate to apply the Lordship of Christ to every area of life later led to American independence.
Who is the dreaded beast of Revelation? Now at last, a plausible candidate for this personification of evil incarnate has been identified (or re-identified). Ken Gentry's insightful analysis of scripture and history is likely to revolutionize your understanding of the book of Revelation -- and even more importantly -- amplify and energize your entire Christian worldview!
Historical footage and other graphics are used to illustrate the lecture Dr. Gentry presented at the 1999 Ligonier Conference in Orlando, Florida. It is followed by a one-hour question and answer session addressing the key concerns and objections typically raised in response to his position. This presentation also features an introduction that touches on not only the confusion and controversy surrounding this issue -- but just why it may well be one of the most significant issues facing the Church today.
Ideal for group meetings, personal Bible study -- for anyone who wants to understand the historical context of John's famous letter "... to the seven churches which are in Asia." (Revelation 1:4)
Is there a connection between pagan religion and the abortion industry?
This powerful presentation traces the biblical roots of child sacrifice and then delves into the social, political and cultural fall-out that this sin against God and crime against humanity has produced in our beleaguered society.
Conceived as a sequel and update to the 1988 classic, The Massacre of Innocence, the new title, The Abortion Matrix, is entirely fitting. It not only references abortion's specific target -- the sacred matrix where human beings are formed in the womb in the very image of God, but it also implies the existence of a conspiracy, a matrix of seemingly disparate forces that are driving this holocaust.
The occult activity surrounding the abortion industry is exposed with numerous examples. But are these just aberrations, bizarre yet anomalous examples of abortionists who just happen to have ties to modern day witchcraft? Or is this representative of something deeper, more sinister and even endemic to the entire abortion movement?
As the allusion to the film of over a decade ago suggests, the viewer may learn that things are not always as they appear to be. The Abortion Matrix reveals the reality of child-killing and strikes the proper moral chord to move hearts to fulfill the biblical responsibility to rescue those unjustly sentenced to death and to speak for those who cannot speak for themselves (Proverbs 24:11,12; 31:8,9).
Speakers include: George Grant, Peter Hammond, RC Sproul Jr., Paul Jehle, Lou Engle, Rusty Thomas, Flip Benham, Janet Porter and many more.
This is the DVD version of the ten part series. The Real Jesus DVD examines the claims of the liberal "historical critics" and their modern counterparts, the Jesus Seminar.
The Real Jesus begins as a critique of ABC-TV's controversial program entitled: The Search For Jesus with Peter Jennings. This presentation focuses on the "Seven Myths of the Liberal Critics" made popular by liberal theology. We will debunk these myths, one-by-one.
Although Jennings' documentary is now several years old, the misinformation generated by the Jesus Seminar is repeated endlessly by similar programs.
Join our hosts, Joel Robinson and Ariel Spencer (brother and sister who were featured on MTV's Unfiltered) as they discuss the myths propagated by the Jesus Seminar and what 21st century Christians need to know in order to refute their groundless claims.