Viewing posts from July, 2016

Highpoint Spreads the Love of Christ Here, There and Everywhere

By Intern

July 11, 2016

Chicago is a record breaking city. Staggering skylines, snow-white winters, and delicious deep-dish pizza make this a metropolis adored by many. But not all of its claims to fame are admirable. Chicago is also infamously known for its crime, poverty and killings. The Chicago Tribune reports there have been 2,026 shooting victims in the city of Chicago so far this year. Someone is shot every 3 hours in Chicago. Pastor Ron Zappia of Highpoint Ministries refuses to sit on the suburban sidelines. This summer, his multi-site church, Harvest, is partnering with various urban churches and ministries to inspire healing in the heart of a broken city. Between last Saturday’s Chicago Regional Worship Summit featuring Harvest-Worship and the new initiative to “adopt-a-block” on the south side ... Read More

The Voice of the Martyrs: Advance Conferences

By Jessie Jolliff

July 8, 2016

Persecution happens in our world daily, and some of those stories end up on the news. But most of them don’t. The Voice of the Martyrs is dedicated to bringing the message of the persecuted to light in as many ways as possible. The VOM Advance Conferences are one of those avenues. Throughout each conference, speakers from around the world share their personal testimonies about persecution and the ways they are advancing God’s kingdom on the frontlines of ministry. These events allow attendees to embark on a journey of caring and participating in the Body of Christ alongside those who suffer throughout the world. A recent attendee shared: “Jesus words, ‘Take up your cross daily and follow me,’ took on new meaning. When we see ... Read More

What's a Christian To Do? Fresh, Relevant Content from Dr. Robert Jeffress

By Jessica Suggs

July 6, 2016

At this historic time in our nation’s history, American Christians face a vital question: What Now? Never in recent history have Christians been more discouraged and fearful about our country’s future. Economic uncertainty, immorality, terrorism and global turmoil have convinced many that we are living in the twilight days of America. That feeling that “something is not right in our country” is common for all Christians. Dr. Rober Jeffress addresses these relevant and timely concerns in his newly updated best-selling book, Twilight’s Last Gleaming. Throughout the month of July, Dr. Robert Jeffress demonstrates that although we cannot prevent America’s eventual demise, we can delay it … and make a difference for eternity at the same time. For everyone who wonders what can be done right ... Read More

The Truth Behind Independence Day

By Jessica Suggs

July 4, 2016

The 4th of July is more than pools, picnics and fireworks. It's the day citizens of the United States remember and celebrate our nation's forefather's signing of the Declaration of Independence. The freedom we enjoy now, leads back to that fateful day, July 4, 1776. Today on In The Market with Janet Parshall, Janet takes a fresh look at who American patriot Paul Revere really was and uncovers the true story of his midnght ride. She'll also examine the spiritual life of George Washington ... and discuss what he referred to as "Sacred Fire." To listen to today's LIVE BROADCAST click here. Or find a station in your area by clicking here. In her winsome style, Janet Parshall challenges listeners to examine issues being debated ... Read More

"Answering Back" on Know The Truth

By Jessie Jolliff

July 1, 2016

Join Philip De Courcy on Know The Truth throughout the month of July for his brand new series, Answering Back. Christians and non-Christians alike have doubts and questions about life, about God and the Bible. We all search for the truth, and big questions need big answers. Here are some of the questions Philip will take on in this timely, relevant series: What makes the Bible special? How can modern man believe in hell? If God is good, why is there so much suffering in the world? Philip is taking the time to address some of the most life-changing, faith-challenging questions asked so that listeners will strengthen their faith and be equipped to speak intelligently and compassionately to the people in their lives who are ... Read More