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The Black Friday Christmas Challenge: A Different Course For Christmas


Christmas is the season when we celebrate Christ’s birth— in theory. But as we all know, it often turns out to be a time when we cater to materialism and greed.

The enemy wants us to go into this season focused on ourselves. But I have a challenge for you.

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The End Of Justice


Our world tells us we are modern. Modern, civil rights-minded people. We are enlightened, our minds liberated from the chains of ignorance, our souls untainted by the stain of the prejudice of our fathers.

These were the ones with the white hoods; the ones burning witches. They were too good to share a water fountain with their black brothers, a livable wage with their own workers, or the right to vote with their own moms. Yes, these were the ones who killed our modern-day prophets, who put the bullet through Dr. King’s chin.

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Sado-Satanists to Lead Prayer in Phoenix?: Unmasking Misogyny


Phoenix is the most recent battlefront in the war on religious freedom waged by the Satanic Temple. The group’s stated purpose is to force the removal of any evidence of faith from public life— like student-led prayer in Florida, the Ten Commandments monuments in Oklahoma and Arkansas, a nativity scene in Detroit— and now the opening invocation for the Phoenix City Council.

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Parma (127 Miles): Story Behind the Song


Later today, in memory of my mother-in-law, I will be posting my new song: “Parma”.

I wrote this song on my journey to and from the childhood home of my father- and mother-in law. It holds a lot of meaning for me, so I thought that while you wait to hear it, I would share the story behind the song. The lyrics are at the end.

~Monica

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Monica’s Top Fives of 2015


It has now been 10 years since we began this journey together, so I thought it would be fun to review your favorite blogs and videos, both new and old!

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Are You Funding Terrorism? The Lottie Moon Christmas Offering


How would you feel if you knew that instead of funding missionaries, you were actually funding their persecution?

What if the money you thought was being used to spread the gospel was actually paying the salaries of those committed to silencing it?

Men who, like Judas, in the name of Christian charity, condemn the “waste” of the woman minister to keep more money for themselves?

Men who are more interested in establishing their own authority over others than promoting Christ’s authority to set people free?

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