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Preaching

Fallout from Christian Politics

by Bryant Evans on December 15, 2017

The blending of Christianity and politics is always bad. We have discouraged those who want to mix faith and politics. The fallout continues and is well summarized by Mark Galli at Christianity Today.  I recommend his take on the Biggest Loser in the recent election. remember, Jesus said that his kingdom was not of this world […]

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Preachers and Roy Moore: A Teachable Moment

by Bryant Evans on November 21, 2017

Since Jerry Falwell and the Moral Majority swept Ronald Reagan to victory in the 1980 Presidential Primary and General Election, politics have become more and more intertwined with faith. Nowhere is this mixing more evident than in the so-called evangelical churches. The politics of faith has even made its way into the pulpit and preaching […]

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God Said What!?

by Bryant Evans on August 7, 2015

It’s easy to prep a sermon when you don’t have to be bothered with things like honesty and truth. Sticking to the words of inspired Scripture forces a preacher measure his words and carefully present only what is actually in the text. It is a challenge. It’s especially frustrating when your wisdom dictates a sermon […]

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Politics, Preachers and the Pulpit

by Bryant Evans on November 3, 2014

Once again some preachers are knowingly and openly breaking IRS regulations by endorsing specific candidates for political office. These preachers are wrong and should be removed from their pulpits and subjected to the appropriate penalties. Religious bodies may choose to accept IRS rules and thus avoid paying taxes on  their contributions. They could choose to […]

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Preacher Problems: Unmasked

by Bryant Evans on April 29, 2014

We’ve completed a number of articles on preachers and their problems. We think there is some useful information here which is worth your time to consider. You should know that I do not dislike preachers – I am one. But brethren should understand that we struggle sometimes just like they do. I hope this series […]

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