During his latest sermon for the Nation of Islam, Minister Louis Farrakhan addressed the protests and controversies surrounding Ferguson, MO. police officer Darren Wilson, who fatally shot Micheal Brown. Farrakhan said, "With 67 percent...Show More Summary
Before announcing the nominees for Best Hip-Hop Video at the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards, rapper Common sermonized on the ongoing protests in Ferguson, Mo., connecting the outrage to hip-hip's history as being a vehicle for political commentary.
A Canadian imam known for his pacifist sermons warned that Islamist militant group IS was actively recruiting in Canada and said one member issued him a death threat. Syed Soharwardy, founder of the Islamic Supreme Council of Canada (ISCC), on Friday called on Canadian and Western authorities to intensify the fight against jihadist movements. Show More Summary
Slick programs and efficient business models are no substitute for the patient work of discipleship. I visited a church down South recently that left me starved and speechless. Immediately after the sermon, the pastor began baptisms....Show More Summary
MARTIN LUTHER KING was, at one time, considered an inadequate orator. In December 1950 a transcript from Crozier Theological Seminary records him receiving just a “C” in public speaking—although for actual sermon preparation he scored an “A”. Show More Summary
If you’re interested, here is my most recent sermon at Auburndale.
While delivering a sermon at Leesburg, Virginia's Cornerstone Chapel, Family Research Council Tony Perkins had this to say about a crucial third branch of government: [SOURCE] The fact that a D.C. worker bee who makes his living in American politics...
It's time once again for the Pastor Steven Anderson game. That's where I click on a random part of his latest sermon and listen for a minute. If I hear him say something crazy, I post about it. If he doesn't, I skip it.His latest rant: "Marriage Advice."
I started out in ministry when I was just a teenager. I gave my first sermon, or as is called in my tradition my "trial sermon," at age 19. When I started preaching I was around the same age that Michael Brown was when he was shot and killed a few days ago in Ferguson, Missouri. Show More Summary
J.B. Murray, the outsider artist and subject of the musical hagiography “Visionary Man” at the Hudson Mainstage, was an illiterate Georgia farmer who at age 70, after receiving a message from the Holy Spirit, began painting pictures of unbelievers in hell, was taken up by the art world and died...
Young Guns, a segment that featured three pastors on stage at the same time preaching one sermon was one of the standout parts of this year's 'Misfit the Conference,' a youth and young adults event which took place in New York City last week.
Faith-Based Films; Fact-Checking Sermons; Modern Camp Meetings Editorial: Can Hollywood keep the faith in faith-based films?—Deseret News Here is an interesting story on faith-based films that uses some of our LifeWay Research data. You...Show More Summary
A pro-life group is demanding more information about a deal the IRS has struck with an atheist group to monitor the content of sermons. The next time your pastor delivers a pro-life sermon or urges the congregation to stand up for pro-life values in the political or public arena, he could be taken to task […]
A new clip from Sarah Palin's online subscription channel, SarahPalinChannel.com, reveals a new level of nonsensical Palin madness. While attempting to discuss the minimum wage, Sarah becomes sidetracked and her sermon devolves into a 100% unintelligible mess. Jezebel reports: In...
Desire gets a bad rap in Christian circles. Jen Pollock Michel explains why it shouldn’t. I was 13 when I first learned that I needed to move to Ethiopia to be a real Christian. There was no single sermon or eye-opening book, just enough...Show More Summary
In his Stoplight® commentary, Stuart Shepard explains that the IRS says it’ll be listening to sermons to determine whether they’re legal. Enjoy our videos? • Be the first to know when they come out: Subscribe. • Keep the videos coming: Donate. • Watch this video on YouTube. • Browse the Stoplight archive.
Back in June, I posted about Hope Academy, a publicly-funded charter school in California, because their graduation ceremony featured a pastor who delivered a sermon:
Legal Group: IRS Keeps Tabs on Pastors, Sermons
It’s not just the Tea Party that the IRS is giving extra scrutiny too, it’s also checking into church sermons. According to Investors Business Daily the IRS agreed to an atheist group’s demands “to monitor sermons and homilies for proscribed...Show More Summary