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Some Christians Question If New High-Tech Tattoos Could Be a Precursor to the Mark of the Beast

Some Christians Question If New High-Tech Tattoos Could Be a Precursor to the Mark of the Beast #top headlines #end times Penn State University engineers have developed a temporary tattoo that monitors your health, but some Christians say they are concerned the sensor may be a precursor to a way to identify believers and non-believers.According... Read more

Pastor Mark & Jimmy Evans on Church Governance | Real Faith

08 Oct Pastor Mark & Jimmy Evans on Church Governance Posted at 17:28h in Blog by Web Designer In this episode of the Real Leaders podcast, Pastor Mark and Pastor Jimmy Evans talk about how governance is important not just in your church but in your life and family. Pastor Jimmy also talks about reopening... Read more

Ofsted will mark down schools that don’t teach LGBT relationships to pupils

(Photo: Unsplash/Alex Jackman)Failing to teach about LGBT relationships will be marked down in school inspection reports from next year, Ofsted has said. In a report issued on Thursday, the schools regulator said it was ready to resume full inspections from January, at which time inspectors will assess schools' "readiness" to comply with statutory guidance on... Read more

Mark it and Call it Holy – Daughters of Promise – September 11

MARK IT AND CALL IT HOLYAnd Abraham lifted up his eyes and looked, and behold, behind him was a ram, caught in a thicket by his horns. So Abraham called the name of that place, The LORD will provide. Genesis 22:13-14 I can be an ungrateful person. I can cry out to the Lord when in... Read more

Podcast: Asking God ‘Why’ in the Midst of Suffering (Mark Talbot)

This article is part of the The Crossway Podcast series. Is It Okay to Ask God Why? In this episode, Mark Talbot discusses what the Bible has to say about suffering and the question that we all so quickly come to: "Why?" He shares some of what God has taught him through his own experience... Read more

Walking as a Spiritual Discipline: An Interview with Mark Buchanan – Bible Gateway Blog

What happens when we literally walk out our Christian life? What does our physical being have to do with our spiritual life? What does the Bible actually mean when it exhorts us to walk in the light, or walk by faith, or walk in truth? How did Jesus model walking as spiritual formation? Bible Gateway... Read more

Is the COVID-19 Vaccine the Mark of the Beast?

Editor's Note: This Ask Roger article features insights from Roger's daughter, Brie Barrier Wetherbee, a sought-after Bible teacher and conference speaker, author, analyst, and Christian theologian.Dear Roger,What in the world is all this about a COVID-19 vaccine being the work of the devil or the satanic mark of the beast from Revelation 13? Can you explain why... Read more

Is a Covid-19 vaccine the mark of the Beast? No, says Bible Answer Man Hank Hanegraaff

(Photo: Unsplash/Aaron Burden)Kanye West told Forbes magazine he's "extremely cautious" about the possibility of a vaccine for the coronavirus But Bible Answer Man Hank Hanegraaff thinks the rapper has misinterpreted Revelation chapter 13.  West, who converted to Christianity recently, said children were "being vaccinated and paralyzed". "So when they say the way we're going to fix... Read more

Could a COVID-19 Vaccine Be the Mark of the Beast? Hank Hanegraaff Answers

Could a COVID-19 Vaccine Be the Mark of the Beast? Hank Hanegraaff Answers Could a COVID-19 vaccine potentially be the mark of the beast as referenced in Revelation 13:18?Author and Christian talk show host Hank Hanegraaff tackled that question on his Bible Answer Man broadcast this week following comments by singer Kanye West,... Read more

4 OPTIONS WHEN THE CULTURE MOCKS AND OPPOSES YOUR FAITH: A Study in 1 Peter | Pastor Mark Driscoll

01 Jul 4 OPTIONS WHEN THE CULTURE MOCKS AND OPPOSES YOUR FAITH: A Study in 1 Peter Posted at 03:00h in Daily Devotions by Mark Driscoll Like so many college students who are weary of being mocked by their professors for being Bible-believing Christians and getting their grades reduced, husbands who are mocked by their... Read more

How do you keep your marriage strong in quarantine with no date nights? | Pastor Mark Driscoll

[vimeo 425187724 w=1060 h=596] If you’re being quarantined with your entire family with little to no alone time, how can you continue to build and keep your marriage strong? Have a question you’d like answered in a potential future Ask Pastor Mark video? Send an email to [email protected] 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... Read more

GET USED TO BEING THE CHRISTIAN WEIRDO: A Study in 1 Peter | Pastor Mark Driscoll

30 Jun GET USED TO BEING THE CHRISTIAN WEIRDO: A Study in 1 Peter Posted at 03:00h in Daily Devotions by Mark Driscoll While it is easy to think that the Bible is old and outdated, the truth is that since God doesnt change, and people dont change, the Bible is timeless and therefore timely... Read more

PETER WROTE ABOUT THE INTOLERISTA Part 2: A Study in 1 Peter | Pastor Mark Driscoll

29 Jun PETER WROTE ABOUT THE INTOLERISTA Part 2: A Study in 1 Peter Posted at 03:00h in Daily Devotions by Mark Driscoll Christianity has never really been cool. The unpopularity of Christians in Peters day was due to the fact that their devotion to Jesus above everyone and everything else caused them to be... Read more

The Mark and Who Can See It – Daughters of Promise – June 29

THE MARK AND WHO CAN SEE ITThis is my covenant, which you shall keep, between me and you and your offspring after you: Every male among you shall be circumcised. Genesis 17:10What a covenant God made with Abraham! God intended to give him and all his descendants a physical sign that they were His chosen people.... Read more

PETER WROTE ABOUT THE INTOLERISTA Part 1: A Study in 1 Peter | Pastor Mark Driscoll

26 Jun PETER WROTE ABOUT THE INTOLERISTA Part 1: A Study in 1 Peter Posted at 03:00h in Daily Devotions by Mark Driscoll Peters underlying concern was about what we today call tolerance, diversity, and religious pluralism that discriminates against Christianity in a way that is intolerant, not diverse, and religious persecution. Subsequently, 1-2 Peter,... Read more

PETER WROTE TO CHRISTIANS WHO WERE DESPISED LIKE TODAY: A Study in 1 Peter | Pastor Mark Driscoll

25 Jun PETER WROTE TO CHRISTIANS WHO WERE DESPISED LIKE TODAY: A Study in 1 Peter Posted at 03:00h in Daily Devotions by Mark Driscoll Imagine you lived a few thousand years ago, hundreds of miles away from someone, and the only way to communicate with them was to sit down and write a letter,... Read more

PETER WROTE TO AN ANCIENT MULTI-SITE CHURCH: A Study in 1 Peter | Pastor Mark Driscoll

24 Jun PETER WROTE TO AN ANCIENT MULTI-SITE CHURCH: A Study in 1 Peter Posted at 03:00h in Daily Devotions by Mark Driscoll Peters two letters are a mere 166 verses. Although rather brief, they are power packed. The people he wrote to were living in a pagan city which meant that to live as... Read more

I want my wife to work and she wants to stay home with our kids. What should we do? | Pastor Mark Driscoll

A husband wrote in saying that he wants his wife to work but she would like to stay home with their kids. In this weeks video, Pastor Mark and Grace answer this question and give helpful, practical advice for the couple. Have a question youd like answered in a potential future Ask Pastor Mark video?... Read more

PETER IS LIKE A DAD: 1 Study in 1 Peter | Pastor Mark Driscoll

23 Jun PETER IS LIKE A DAD: 1 Study in 1 Peter Posted at 03:00h in Daily Devotions by Mark Driscoll This epistle of Peter is one of the grandest of the New Testament, and it is the true, pure gospel. For Peter…inculcates the true doctrine of faithhow Christ has been given to us, who... Read more

DID PETER ACTUALLY WRITE 1 PETER?: A Study in 1 Peter | Pastor Mark Driscoll

22 Jun DID PETER ACTUALLY WRITE 1 PETER?: A Study in 1 Peter Posted at 03:00h in Daily Devotions by Mark Driscoll In argumentation, there is something called the burden of proof. Practically, this means that if someone presents a clear case, then the critic of that case has the burden of disproving it and... Read more

WERE PETER AND THE DISCIPLES REALLY BUMBLING COUNTRY BUMPKINS? A Study in 1 Peter | Pastor Mark Driscoll

19 Jun WERE PETER AND THE DISCIPLES REALLY BUMBLING COUNTRY BUMPKINS? A Study in 1 Peter Posted at 03:00h in Daily Devotions by Mark Driscoll At some point, every Christian is told that Jesus twelve disciples were uneducated simpletons, basically bumbling country bumpkins. It has been said so many times that hardly anyone seems to... Read more

WAS PETER TOO DUMB TO WRITE 1 PETER?: A Study in 1 Peter | Pastor Mark Driscoll

18 Jun WAS PETER TOO DUMB TO WRITE 1 PETER?: A Study in 1 Peter Posted at 03:00h in Daily Devotions by Mark Driscoll For the average Bible reader, the authorship of 1 Peter seems easy enough. The letter opens saying its from Peter, an apostle of Jesus Christ. However, some critics have said that... Read more

LIKE US, PETER GOT PUSHED AROUND BY RELIGIOUS FOLKS: A Study in 1 Peter | Pastor Mark Driscoll

17 Jun LIKE US, PETER GOT PUSHED AROUND BY RELIGIOUS FOLKS: A Study in 1 Peter Posted at 03:00h in Daily Devotions by Mark Driscoll When I was a kid, we lived in a neighborhood that had some mean dogs. If you rode your bike near their house, the mean dogs would sprint at you... Read more

What jobs will we have in Heaven? | Pastor Mark Driscoll

In this weeks question, Pastor Mark answers questions on what work will be like in Heaven including the idea that some jobs from earth will continue and some wont be necessary anymore in the Kingdom of Heaven. Have a question youd like answered in a potential future Ask Pastor Mark video? Send an email [email protected] Read more

WHAT AUTHORITY DID JESUS GIVE PETER?: A Study in 1 Peter | Pastor Mark Driscoll

16 Jun WHAT AUTHORITY DID JESUS GIVE PETER?: A Study in 1 Peter Posted at 03:00h in Daily Devotions by Mark Driscoll My wife and I have the great blessing of godly older spiritual authority that knows us, loves us, and oversees us like mature spiritual fathers and mothers. One of these men had been... Read more

WHAT DID JESUS MEAN CALLING PETER A ROCK? Part 2: A Study in 1 Peter | Pastor Mark Driscoll

15 Jun WHAT DID JESUS MEAN CALLING PETER A ROCK? Part 2: A Study in 1 Peter Posted at 03:00h in Daily Devotions by Mark Driscoll One of the great points of division between Catholic and Protestant Christians is interpreting something Jesus said to Peter. In Matthew 16:16-19, Jesus spoke of a rock that He... Read more

Announcing the Real Marriage Podcast! | Pastor Mark Driscoll

Howdy! Mark and Grace Driscoll here welcoming you to our new XO podcast called Real Marriage. We are big fans of Marriage Today, have Jimmy Evans as a founding overseer at the church we planted, and always like to see Dave and Ashley when we are in Dallas. We are honored to be invited onto... Read more

WHAT DID JESUS MEAN CALLING PETER A ROCK? Part 1: A Study in 1 Peter | Pastor Mark Driscoll

12 Jun WHAT DID JESUS MEAN CALLING PETER A ROCK? Part 1: A Study in 1 Peter Posted at 03:00h in Daily Devotions by Mark Driscoll For high-profile leaders, there is likely at least one public controversy that follows them for their entire life. For Peter, his high- profile controversy regarding his commission from Jesus... Read more

Mindful Truths for Mindless Times Sermon Notes (1 Peter 1:13-25) | Pastor Mark Driscoll

11 Jun Mindful Truths for Mindless Times Sermon Notes (1 Peter 1:13-25) 1 Peter 1:1 elect exiles 1:3 born again 1 Peter 1:6 you have been grieved by various trials 1 Peter 1:7 tested by fire Christians and non-Christians can experience the same hardship/suffering/trial but do not have the same resources to face it and... Read more