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Satanic Temple to Raffle Free Abortion to Promote Challenges to Abortion Laws

Satanic Temple to Raffle Free Abortion to Promote Challenges to Abortion Laws The Satanic Temple (TST) recently announced that they are raffling a free abortion to promote their religious abortion ritual and as part of an effort to fund their planned challenges to state abortion laws. According to CBN News, TST claims that abortion... Read more

Scotland’s Hate Crime Bill is a charter for the suppression of free speech

(Photo: Unsplash/Mika)There are laws on the statute books which are largely redundant because they have not been used or implemented. The Scottish blasphemy law is one such. The last time it was used was 178 years ago, when Edinburgh bookseller, Thomas Paterson, was prosecuted for advertising: 'that the Bible and other obscene works not sold... Read more

Free speech under threat at British universities – report

(Photo: Unsplash/Oxford University)Academic freedom at British universities is under threat because of a growing tendency by academics to self-censor, a new report from the Policy Exchange has warned.  The study, based on the largest poll of UK-based academics in recent years, found that left-leaning academics outnumber those on the right, with the latter facing a... Read more

Free 2 Peter Study Guide | Real Faith

03 Aug Free 2 Peter Study Guide Posted at 15:47h in Blog by Mark Driscoll Click the button below for a free study e-book to accompany the series “Power Under Pressure: A Study in 2 Peter”. We hope this free e-book helps you, your small groups, and your family study the book of 2 Peter.... Read more

Hate crime Bill threatens free speech, say Scottish bishops

(Photo: Unsplash/Kirsten Drew)The freedom to disagree must be protected, bishops have said in response to the Scottish Government's controversial plans to expand hate crime laws.  The Catholic Church in Scotland voiced concerns that the Bible and expressing biblical values may be at risk if the Hate Crime and Public Order Bill is passed in its... Read more

Hate crime law will have ‘detrimental effect on free speech’, warns Church

(Photo: Unsplash/EmranYousof)Concerns have been raised about the free speech implications of plans to extend hate crime legislation in Scotland.  The proposed Hate Crime and Public Order (Scotland) Bill "seeks to modernise and extend existing hate crime legislation". One proposed addition to existing laws would create new offences relating to stirring up hatred that apply to... Read more

Josephine Butler’s work to free women from the evils of prostitution is as relevant now as it was a century and a half ago

Josephine Butler in 1851 in a portrait by George Richmond(Photo: National Portrait Gallery)This summer I am writing about some of my favourite Christian heroes and a particularly fascinating one is Josephine Butler (18281906). She is little known today despite being one of the most important Englishwomen of the nineteenth century. It's not hard to find... Read more

Free Stuff Fridays (Ministry Network) – Tim Challies

This week the blog has been sponsored by Ministry Network by Westminster, and today they are giving away some free memberships. But what if things were different? Are you often discouraged by social media? If youre like us, then the answer is Yes! The big social media companies pretend to be freebut in reality, you... Read more

Free Stuff Fridays (Westminster Bookstore) – Tim Challies

This week the blog has been sponsored by Westminster Bookstore. At the Westminster Bookstore, we are committed to distributing biblically faithful books to God’s people from Kindergarten to MDiv. It’s with this mission in mind that we are pleased to partner with Challies to give away some timeless resources which have blessed the Church for... Read more

Free Stuff Fridays (WTS Books) – Tim Challies

This week the blog has been sponsored by Westminster Bookstore, and they are now offering a giveaway to the readers of this site. At the Westminster Bookstore, we are committed to distributing biblically faithful books to God’s people from Kindergarten to MDiv. In that spirit, we wanted to give away a bundle of our bestsellers... Read more

JK Rowling, Noam Chomsky, Salman Rushdie sign open letter calling for protection of free speech

(Photo: Unsplash/Roman Kraft)Around 200 writers, academics and journalists have signed an open letter warning that an "intolerant climate" is creating a "stifling atmosphere" in which certain views are being censored. The letter, published in Harper's, has been signed by a number of high profile figures, including Harry Potter author JK Rowling, philosopher Noam Chomsky and novelist... Read more

Why You Need To Forgive To Get Free

Did you know that unforgiveness could be stopping you from overcoming pornography?I’ve worked with a lot of men over the years to help them get free of porn. I’ve worked with young and old, rich and poor, students, doctors, and everything in between. And I’m always amazed at how no one has taught them how... Read more

Free Stuff Fridays (Mediagratiae) – Tim Challies

This week the blog is sponsored by Mediagratiae, they want to give away 10 copies of A Guide to Family Worship. One grand prize winner will receive both A Guide to Family Worship and PURITAN: All of Life to the Glory of God Deluxe Edition Box Set. A Guide to Family Worship Family worship has been... Read more

Pain fills US streets; Set Free Ministries offers hope, healing – Mission Network News

USA (MNN) — Protests continue throughout the US as communities of color demand reform. A new poll finds nearly all Americans favor at least some level of change to the nations criminal justice system. Meanwhile, protestors tear down any and all statues they deem to be racist. Dean Vander Mey of Set Free Ministries says... Read more

Free Stuff Fridays (Free Church Website!) – Tim Challies

This weeks Free Stuff Friday is sponsored by SolaSites. They are giving away a free church website to one church with no monthly fees for two years. Websites for Churches SolaSites is an all-in-one website platform for churches. We as a team are enthusiastic about helping churches and ministries reach the world. There’s no debate about... Read more

Why Surrender Sets Us Free – Beloved Women – June 10, 2020

Why Surrender Sets Us Free Beloved Women June 10, 2020READ: O Lord, all my longing is before you; my sighing is not hidden from you. (Psalms 38:9 ESV)TODAYS ENCOURAGEMENT:  If youre a fan of crime TV shows, you know a familiar scene. With pistols pointed at a hidden suspect, police officers yell, Come out with... Read more

Free Stuff Fridays (Boyce College) – Tim Challies

This weeks Free Stuff Friday is sponsored by Boyce College. They are giving 20 away e-tickets to the online D3 Youth Conference June 22-25. Heres how they describe it: During the D3 Youth Conference, students can deepen their relationship with Christ and their community through four days of focused, biblical teaching. D3 is designed to... Read more

‘Just Mercy’ Is Now Free to Rent on Digital Platforms | RELEVANT Magazine

Just Mercy,the excellent 2019 drama about the story of modern day death penalty abolitionist Bryan Stevenson, will be free to rent through the month of June. The movie’s official Twitter account announced the decision on Tuesday morning, saying the movie’s message of black equality, police brutality and corruption in the justice system makes it... Read more

Youre Invited to Join the Free Facing Your Giants Online Bible Study – Bible Gateway Blog

Content manager for Bible Gateway Facing Your Giants Online Bible Study is the free 6-week video Bible study you can do on your own or with friends, family, and your own small group. Max Lucado will share the ways God is equipping you to face the giants in your life. As a member of this... Read more

Better Faithful Than Free – Tim Challies

Human beings have the ability to speak because we have been made in the image of the speaking God. The great majority of us live in societies in which we enjoy the privilege of free speech, but this privilege is not universal, and neither is it guaranteed by God. This quote from Luke Davis’s True... Read more

Free “1 Peter” Study E-Book | Pastor Mark Driscoll

Click the button below for a free study e-book to accompany the 9-week series “Odd Life: Good God. A Study in 1 Peter”. We hope this free e-book helps you, your small groups, and your family study the book of 1 Peter. setREVStartSize({c: 'rev_slider_4_1',rl:[1240,1024,778,480],el:[400],gw:[1240],gh:[400],type:'standard',justify:'',layout:'fullwidth',mh:"0"}); var revapi4, tpj; jQuery(function() { tpj = jQuery; if(tpj("#rev_slider_4_1").revolution == undefined){... Read more

Free Abortions, Pre-K Sex Education Part of Boise Mayor’s Transition Report

Free Abortions, Pre-K Sex Education Part of Boise Mayor's Transition Report A committee report authorized by Boises new mayor has sparked concern among conservatives for its promotion of multiple controversial policies, including free abortions and pre-kindergarten sex education.The 13-page report, titled A More Equitable City for Everyone, was written by an 18-member transition... Read more

You’re Invited to Join the Free Facing Your Giants Online Bible Study – Bible Gateway Blog

Content manager for Bible Gateway Facing Your Giants Online Bible Study is the free 6-week video Bible study you can do on your own or with friends, family, and your own small group. Max Lucado will share the ways God is equipping you to face the giants in your life. As a member of this... Read more

17 Free Christian Movies on Amazon Prime in 2020

9. The Bible (2013) This 10-part miniseries originally aired on the History Channel, providing an overview of Scripture, from Genesis to Revelation. It was nominated for three Primetime Emmys and received solid ratings, helping launch another Bible-based series, A.D. The Bible Continues. Mark Burnett and Roma Downey were the executive producers. Rated TV-14.Photo courtesy: History... Read more

Songs of Comfort for Anxious Souls (Free Playlist)

Nations rage. Kingdoms totter. Markets tumble. Fears spread. As the COVID-19 global pandemic continues to grow in severityand with it all manner of scary disruptions to everyday lifeits normal to feel anxious. These are uncertain times. But Christian, remember: We worship a sovereign God, our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble. Therefore... Read more

Upbeat Songs for Quarantined Kids (Free Playlist)

The years may be short, but the days are longespecially when families with small children are cut off from normal routines and quarantined indefinitely. In moments when your energy flags, dinner needs to be made, and your toddler is rolling around on the floor, turning on music can do wonders to lift the mood. Or... Read more

Epic Interview with Tim Challies and Stephen McCaskell (and Free Episode)

In this interview, Tim Challies and Stephen McCaskell discuss their new book and documentary, Epic: An Around-the-World Journey through Christian History (April, 2020). Developed for both individuals and groups, the book and film work hand-in-hand to help you discover the 33 fascinating objects that tell the history of Christianity. Learn more at EpicChristianHistory.com. How did... Read more

The unexpected challenge of free time

(Photo: Unsplash/Andy Fitzsimon)I read this on the internet where it was posted anonymously. "After years of wanting to thoroughly clean my house but lacking the time, this week I discovered that wasn't the reason."If you are like me and aren't working/studying or caring for children/vulnerable adults, the coronavirus has given us the blessing of spare... Read more

Free Stuff Fridays (Is Genesis History?) – Tim Challies

This weeks Free Stuff Friday is sponsored by Is Genesis History? who also sponsored the blog this week. Five Complete Creation Bundles & Conference Sets are being given away with over 150 videos in each. A lot of people watch our film Is Genesis History? and are amazed at how many areas of science and... Read more