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NAR prophet Chuck Pierce gives ‘mantle’ to Mormon Glenn Beck

On Sunday, Chuck Pierce--an influential prophet in the New Apostolic Reformation--presented a "new mantle for the future" to television- and radio host Glenn Beck, a Mormon.

12 resurrections? Show me the evidence

I’ve written before about the Dead Raising Team–a NAR organization, led by Tyler Johnson, that trains people to go to funeral homes, morgues, and family homes where bodies are being kept and raise the dead by offering “prayers of resurrection.” The teams claim to have seen 12 resurrections to date, as a result of their prayers.

Prayer and pork barreling

Last Saturday, thousands of Christians gathered at a stadium in Baton Rouge for a prayer and fasting rally, called “The Response: Louisiana.” The event was led by Gov. Bobby Jindal, who appears to have presidential ambitions.

10 Questions to Ask for 2015

I read this great article “10 Questions to Ask at the Start of a New Year or on Your Birthday,” written by Dr. Don Whitney, founder of the Center for Biblical Spirituality. I always like to take some time, at the start of a new year, to reflect on the past year and think about what I’d like to prioritize in the year ahead

[ More ] January 1st, 2015 | No Comments | Posted in Developing Discernment, Miscellaneous |

Show Me the Evidence

Yesterday, in preparation for homeschooling my daughter, I ran across a gem of truth–a truth that each person must learn if they want to be able to distinguish reality from baloney.

[ More ] July 24th, 2014 | 7 Comments | Posted in Developing Discernment, Logical Fallacies |

Apostolic and Prophetic Lingo–A to Z

I came across a very telling, new NAR resource.

[ More ] July 15th, 2014 | 6 Comments | Posted in Abraham S. Rajah, Developing Discernment |

Emergency alert from the prophet Cindy Jacobs

Respected NAR prophet Cindy Jacobs sent an emergency prayer alert to her followers, on Thursday, warning that a major terrorist attack–on the scale of 9/11–is being planned against the United States. There are many problems with her pronouncement.

Did 2013’s Prophetic Words Ring True?

A recent article published by Charisma News asks an interesting question, “Did 2013’s prophetic words ring true?”

[ More ] December 29th, 2013 | 13 Comments | Posted in Charisma Magazine, Eileen Fisher, Testing Prophecies |

Pastors: 5 Ways to Protect Your People From False Teachers

A good shepherd doesn’t just cuddle his sheep. He also fights off wolves.

Are You Easy Prey for False Prophets?

The Bible is clear: false prophets are wolves that devour unsuspecting sheep. But despite its clear warnings, many people are still naive to the threat.

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