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 Re: Churches Cancel, Move Services for Super Bowl Sunday

If I may ask questions,and speak my heart to our forum members?

First of all,Is this not the state in which ' the church' has come to?

Is it true that the farther we get from the light ( source),the less we can
Truly see? We know that the world is exceedingly dark,and getting darker.
Are we to love what the world loves?

I ask a question,..the 'Big Game' ,..What is in it?
Is there anything godly?.....Is there any thing ungodly?....Please!
What comes to mind ?Truly ?

Are we to be a set- apart,a peculiar people,..can't our greatest foe be those of our own household,if we follow God,because we love them so very much?....isn't ,He who lives in us,why the world will hate us?

Just questions we can all ask ourselves,

Because of Him,

 2014/2/5 22:39Profile


American IDOL!

by David J. Stewart

“Then ye shall drive out all the inhabitants of the land from before you, and destroy all their pictures, and destroy all their molten images, and quite pluck down all their high places.” —Numbers 33:52

God hates idolatry! What is idolatry? Idolatry is having another god (or gods) besides the one true living God of the Bible. Idolatry is anything that you place higher priority in your life than God and His Commandments. There is ONLY one true and living God, i.e., the God of the Bible...

“But the LORD is the true God, he is the living God, and an everlasting king: at his wrath the earth shall tremble, and the nations shall not be able to abide his indignation.” —Jeremiah 10:10

God is a Jealous God...

“Thou shalt have no other gods before me. Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image, or any likeness of any thing that is in heaven above, or that is in the earth beneath, or that is in the water under the earth: Thou shalt not bow down thyself to them, nor serve them: for I the LORD thy God am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children unto the third and fourth generation of them that hate me.” —Deuteronomy 20:3-5

God must be extremely jealous and angry nowadays, because Americans sit in front of their TV's hours each day, viewing all forms of wickedness and evil. Without a doubt, the most popular god in the United States is the almighty television set. People usually think of "idolatry" in terms of bowing to an idol or an object (such as the sun). You don't have to bow to something to commit idolatry. In fact, idolatry is anything in your life that replaces God.

So many people today only think in terms of what they've heard on TV, kind of like a life-support system. The average American is woefully ignorant of THE TRUTH, because they have deliberately rejected the knowledge of God. Just as the Children of Israel committed idolatry in the wilderness, worshipping the golden calf, so do Americans today worship the television and enjoy watching others commit sexual immorality (Romans 1:32). The golden calf was probably a replica of the Egyptian Apis bull (one of their false gods, pictured at the right). I assure you that Americans spend more time in front of the television than does any worshipper of a graven image. The FACTS cannot be denied (more disturbing Television Statistics).

Idolatry and Sexual Immorality are Synonymous

Idolatry is always synonymous with every other sin, especially sexual immorality and abortion. America has gone to HELL! In December of 2010, the Parents Television Council publicized a study condemning television executives who exploit underaged teenaged girls for profit. The tragic part is that many, if not most, Americans defend such evil. Woe unto the U.S.A.!

“Whose end is destruction, whose God is their belly, and whose glory is in their shame, who mind earthly things.)” —Philippians 3:19

From Philippians 3:19 we see that a false “god” does not necessarily have to be a statue or an idol. According to Philippians 3:19, the god of some people is their belly (meaning that they live to eat, drink, marry, play, and party). The god of most Americans is their belly. All they care about is the cares, riches and pleasures of this life. I'm so sick of hearing people talk about buying silver, gold and other investments. Jesus told us to lay up treasures in Heaven instead (Matthew 6:20). Americans are some of the most selfish and hypocritical people on earth. 'Tis one life will soon be past and only what's done for Christ will last (Philippians 2:21; Mark 8:35).

Most Americans ignorantly give to support the evil agendas of our day: unconstitutional gun control, rebellious feminism, murderous population reduction, global warming scam, whacko environmentalism, et cetera. We're a bunch of idiots donating money to our own demise! World Vision is a front organization that pretends to care about the world's needy children; but in reality, they are serving the globalist elite's agenda of population control. Jesus said that the nations of the world WORRY about food and provisions, because they have no faith in God (Luke 12:30).

Americans spend thousands of hours a year worshipping their TV idol; they must have it. The average person thinks they could not live without a TV. Some people would lose their minds if they didn't have a TV anymore, because their whole life is TV. They are living in fantasy-land, brainwashed to believe whatever lies and agendas the government programs them to believe through TV. It is tragic that most people will spent thousands-upon-thousands of hours glaring into a TV screen; but won't spend hardly any time praising or thanking God Who sent His only begotten Son into the world to die for our sins. Instead of spending quality time with our precious Lord and Creator, we spend all our time with the created. It's just not right. In fact, it's wicked...

“Then beware lest thou forget the LORD...” —Deuteronomy 6:12

America has FORGOTTEN God!!! Look at the statistics. How many hours do you think those same children and adults spent reading their Bibles, praying, or learning about God? None? Just in case you missed it in the FACTS, one of the most popular TV shows nowadays amongst teenagers is “Desperate Housewives.” It should be quite obvious to you at this point that America is an EXTREMELY IDOLATROUS and ADULTEROUS nation. The most damnable invention to ever come into existence is the television. What God gave to man as a good thing, mankind has perverted into the most hideous desensitization, corrupting, and brainwashing device on the planet. The television in itself is NOT evil, but as a superior means of communication it is extremely dangerous in the hands of the Devil's crowd. Technology is a blessing from God, but as with nearly everything else... it is a double-edged sword with good and bad potential. Mankind has turned the TV into “HELLIVISION.”

Today, TV has never been worse. With umpteen TV shows promoting adultery, fornication, euthanasia, Rock 'N' Roll, promiscuity, witchcraft, New Age, spiritualism, homosexuality, sex changes, feminism, abortion, gambling, prostitution, violence, intolerance towards Christians, lasciviousness, et cetera, et cetera... how much longer can America exist as a truly free nation? God will NOT continue to bless a nation that commits wickedness and lives in sin. Why do you think America is falling apart? We have brought evil upon ourselves.

America is a land of idolatry, worshipping materialism. In greed we trust. Americans have a profound love and admiration for their pets, their cars, their homes, their boats, et cetera; but what about God? Next to the television, the most praised and loved god in America is the automobile. People who would never give a dime to further the Gospel of Christ or feed the poor, will happily spend thousands-upon-thousands of dollars on pin stripes, chrome, fancy hub caps, tinted windows, designer windshield wipers, extravagant paint jobs, deluxe stereo systems, and just about everything else imaginable FOR THEIR CAR. But what about the work of God? What about the poor? What about the hungry? What about the homeless? What about the forgotten people?

Spoiled Rotten Americans

Americans are spoiled rotten—living for sports, hobbies, dining and recreation. Surely there's nothing wrong with such activities, until you no longer have any time remaining for God. Americans give God the leftovers—the chump change—the crumbs under the table.

God wants to be the center of our life. God is NOT pleased with Sunday saints (Revelation 3:15-16). America is overflowing with nightclub believers who live with the Devil six days a week, and then go to church on Sunday to play religion. They have churchianity without Christianity. They guzzle their booze, tell dirty jokes, gaze with unholy looks at the opposite sex, curse in God's name, watch Godless TV shows, gossip—and then dress their best to fool the crowd every Sunday. God doesn't like fence-straddlers. We are living in a television generation of believers who are sorely lacking any resemblance to a Biblical Christian. Jesus taught in Luke 8:15 about the good seeds which not only hear, but keep God's Commandments, and bring forth much fruit to perfection. Soul-winning is not a suggestion; it is a command (Proverb 11:30; Matthew 28:19-20; 2nd Corinthians 5:11; Philippians 2:16).

Repent America!

The unsaved have got the crazy idea in their head that God equals Religion. God does NOT want you to be religious, He wants you to repent toward him by faith in His Son, Jesus Christ, to be forgiven of your sins (John 20:31; Acts 10:43). Eternal life is a “gift” from God. Jesus never turns anyone away who comes to Him (John 6:37). It is simple to be saved.

“It is a fearful thing to fall into the hands of the living God.” —Hebrews 10:31

The masses of society are being led straight into hell by the television. There are NO men of God on the mainstream TV networks anymore, only crooks and shysters, greedy televangelists.

All we hear are social gospels and false doctrines. Jesse Jackson shamefully calls himself a “minister,” yet you'll NEVER hear him preach the Gospel of Jesus Christ. False prophets like Benny Hinn, Oral Robert's and Joyce Meyer con the gullible out of their money.

Catholicism is the biggest cult in the world, thanks largely to the TV. Over one billion people are foolishly following the demonic Pope perdition.

Oprah Winfrey uses her show to promote spiritualism, abortion, New Age, homosexuality, sex changes, and a host of other evils.

With Satanic shows like Sabrina, Witches, and Charmed, it's no surprise that Wicca Witchcraft is flourishing around the world (and children can't get enough thanks to the Godless Harry Potter series).

God's hand of blessing has been removed from America. We have brought judgment upon our selves as a nation because of our own complacency and sinfulness. Our jobs are gone. Our homes are being stolen. The days of officer friendly are over. Now you get a S.W.A.T. team raiding your home over the slightest matters. TSA workers are sticking their hands down passenger's skirts and pants, breast groping and naked body scanning U.S. citizens. It is tyranny! We are now the terrorists. This is how Hitler took over Germany and enslaved the people. The TV has been used as a tool by the Devil to create a nation of careless citizens. Most people have become indifferent (Matthew 24:12); but God still cares (1st Peter 5:7; Ecclesiastes 5:8).

Television DESENSITIZES it's viewers. Late Night Shows mock and laugh about going to Hell forever. A child CANNOT view thousands of murderers on TV and still maintain a proper respect for life and concern for his fellow citizens. In the past several years, the TV networks have started showing ACTUAL deaths on TV (whether it be in the news or a crime show). This is the new “reality TV.” This has taken the desensitization process to a whole new level. Never before in American history have people been so complacent about sin, immorality, and death.

Proof of this FACT was the brutal torture and murder of Terri Schiavo. After thirty years of murdering tens-of-millions of children by abortion torture, Americans stooped to a new low in 2005. Now we no longer only murder the unborn, but the disabled as well. Where will this culture of death lead? The television has been an instrument of EVIL since it's inception because of the wickedness of the men and women who control it.

The Man Who Reads Nothing at All is Better Educated Than the Man Who Watches Nothing but TV

The television is the number one brainwashing tool in America. It's always been amazing to me how the masses of society can be so easily duped. People are in the dark about so many things. For example: Who would think that our own government would force mental-screening upon our children? Who would think that our own government would give away our national parks? Did you ever hear about the deadly Tsunami that hit the Hawaiian Island of Hilo in 1946. A total of 165 people died (159 teachers and students). Did you know that the U.S. government detonated a test nuclear bomb earlier that same day in Alaska? I've spent the past several years digging for the truth, so I can share it with others. Thankfully, I've missed a lot of TV. In fact, I stopped watching TV a long time ago because it has become too evil and agendacized.

It's amazing what you can accomplish if you turn off the hellivision and do something (Proverb 18:1). If you want to learn THE TRUTH, then you're going to have to break away from your TV addiction and start reading, searching the Scriptures, listening to alternative news sources on the internet or short-wave, and ask God to open your eyes.

So many Americans are living for their stomach...

“Whose end is destruction, whose God is their belly, and whose glory is in their shame, who mind earthly things.)” —Philippians 3:19

Listen to what the Bible has to say about enjoying the filth on TV...

“And even as they did not like to retain God in their knowledge, God gave them over to a reprobate mind, to do those things which are not convenient; Being filled with all unrighteousness, fornication, wickedness, covetousness, maliciousness; full of envy, murder, debate, deceit, malignity; whisperers, Backbiters, haters of God, despiteful, proud, boasters, inventors of evil things, disobedient to parents, Without understanding, covenantbreakers, without natural affection, implacable, unmerciful: Who knowing the judgment of God, that they which commit such things are worthy of death, not only do the same, but have pleasure in them that do them.” —Romans 1:28-32

This is exactly what you are doing by watching TV's filth, i.e., having pleasure in watching other people commit adultery, murder, fornication, homosexuality, and every other form of wickedness imaginable. I once heard a professed Christian man say that he believed it was ok to watch violent movies because it was an “escape” from reality. He said it helped relieve his frustrations about society by watching people do the things that he wished he could, but legally couldn't do... like kill someone. That is a heathen attitude to have. No believer who fears God and searches the Scriptures, walking with God, will attempt to justify watching sex and violence on TV. We are to strive with God's help to be holy as God is holy, i.e., morally perfect (1st Peter 1:16).

It is wrong for believers to indulge in violence and sexual immorality committed by other people. It wouldn't be any different than if you invited two strangers into your living room to have sex in front of you. It wouldn't be any different than if you were back in Nazi Germany watching soldiers ruthlessly blowing people's brains out without a second thought for their families or loved ones. Sin used to be SHOCKING, but no longer. Today, sin is so commonplace that we don't even flinch when we hear about death. And sadly, mentally-ill Americans can't seem to get enough death, filth and violence.

People in the inner big cities of America have become so accustomed to seeing people lying on the sidewalks and in street gutters that they just drive by like it's nothing at all. As a result, people in the big city don't even think twice about driving by a person lying on the street or sidewalk. The television is much to blame for all this. We have seen so much death and violence on TV that we are now DESENSITIZED as a society. The average American has no problem watching a person being blown to pieces, being shot to death, or dying in a car wreck. In fact, people love it! Most people just don't care anymore. The mainstream newsmedia are a bunch of manure-spreaders, liars, and home-wreckers. Bad people love bad news. It's that simple.

After while, we get used to the bad news. If we're not careful, we'll become desensitized to the point that we don't care anymore. As Christians, with God's help, we must learn to RISE ABOVE complacency, to CARE. The Apostle Paul said that the Word of God made sin become EXCEEDINGLY SINFUL (Romans 7:13). That's what we need in America today, to get back to the good ole inspired King James Bible.

I would strongly recommend to anyone reading this article that you begin to use your time much more wisely than to watch TV. The biggest idiots that I meet, the one's who don't have a clue what's going on in the real world, are the one's who get all their opinions from the television. Folks, the man who reads nothing at all is more educated than the man who watches nothing but TV. I pity the fool who believes everything he or she sees and hears on TV.

Conclusion of the Matter

One of the hallmark character traits of a Christian is sincerely caring. The Word of God helps us to care more. Worldly television and the Bible are diametrically OPPOSED to each other. There is no fellowship between light and darkness, and television is very dark with evil these days. The Word of God SENSITIZES people; whereas the TV DESENSITIZES people. America needs to be sensitive again about morality, about crimes in government, about virtue and decency, about true freedom, about our sovereignty as a nation, about God, about everything. Hence, that is why I made this website by God's grace. I just want to wake people up with THE TRUTH, to reach others for Christ and try to save my country from tyranny takeover by the criminal, Luciferian-worshipping, global elite.

The TV is being used to destroy America spiritually. Now the Devil's putting his smutty little whores on TV. One of the most horrendous and destructive evil's in America today are music videos (basically, three minutes of soft porn). No wonder sexual crimes are running rampant in America. Wicked entertainers such as Jennifer Lopez, Christina Aguilera, Britney Spears, Jessica Simpson, and hordes more are helping to further promote America's declining morality through their sensual and lascivious performances. It is a great wickedness in America.

More pornography (hardcore and softcore) oozes out of America than any other nation. Los Angeles is porno city! It is vomit in the sight of God! And yet we hypocritically proclaim “In God we trust.” Who do you think you are kidding? Certainly not God (Proverb 24:12). The slogan “In God we Trust” on our money is a big lie, unless of course we mean that the love of money is our god. Katy Perry bought a $2,700,000 penthouse in New York City. The Devil rewards his own; but Hebrews 9:27 warns that death and judgment are inevitable. Hebrews 10:31 warns that it's a fearful thing to fall into the hands of the living God.

We may trust in greed or goods; but certainly not in the holy God of the Bible. America has sinned greatly in the sight of God Almighty (abortion, legalized prostitution, gambling, alcohol, government crimes, Hollywood, Las Vegas, Rock music, pornography, et cetera... America is Immoral). Is it nothing to you? Will you simply walk away like the rest with your pompous attitude and stiffnecked pride? Television is truly the AMERICAN IDOL. We are a nation of celebrity worshippers! Selena Gomez and Katy Perry sing the pathetic song, ROCK GOD, which mocks preaching preachers and blasphemes God. The U.S. today has become a Sex-Sicko Society, patterned after San FranSICKO!

Isaiah 2:11, “The lofty looks of man shall be humbled, and the haughtiness of men shall be bowed down, and the LORD alone shall be exalted in that day.”

 2014/2/5 22:52

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I wonder if Jesus would have hung out at Matthew's house with all the sinners who were watching the super bowl. I sure hope not.


 2014/2/6 6:33Profile

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TMK..I wonder if Jesus would have hung out at Matthew's house with all the sinners who were watching the super bowl. I sure hope not.

I don't think so, Jesus was always about his father business. You know this thread really is not even relevant, because I doubt anyone missed the regular services on Sunday. Strange how no one mentioned the fact that maybe, just maybe there are some Christians on the panel that sets the times for the Superbowl, and they may have actually set the time to allow folks to attend their regular services. No, that would not be mentioned, why? that would be good news, most people don't like good news today, but with the hate and division our Governments have created I can understand.

When is the last time you have seen over 10 replies here to an actual good news thread? but lets get one that creates a big stink, were folks are as far apart as the east from the west, it will have 2000 views and almost 100 replies, like this one "Please give one clear scriptural verse for a pretrib resurrection" how many more threads on this subject are we going to have before someone finally wins? because it is really more about winning, right? if not, folks would move on and just agree to disagree. In an actual room setting, debates have a limited time, why? because even those folks know if the debate had an unlimited time table,"like allowed here" it would eventually turn into a riot.


 2014/2/6 9:10Profile



I wonder if Jesus would have hung out at Matthew's house with all the sinners who were watching the super bowl. I sure hope not.

I was wondering the same thing about Matthew.

Matthew 26:40-41 And he cometh unto the disciples, and findeth them asleep, and saith unto Peter, What, could ye not watch with me one hour? Watch and pray, that ye enter not into temptation: the spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak.

 2014/2/6 9:45

 "Fundamentalism Versus Apostasy"

I think its time to bring back one of Dr. Ian Paisley's finest sermons from 1969.....

"I like that word “against.”

There are things that you and I are against. Yes, we are against them. I am against the pope. You remember that. I am against the World Council of Churches. I am against the National Council of Churches. I am against the great apostate denominations whether they be Episcopalian, Presbyterian, Baptist or called by any other name. I am absolutely and totally against them from the top of my head to my big toe. I am against them, every bit of me against them.

And I want to tell you, brethren, when you go to a little country town to start a church you let people know you are against something.

You let them know you haven’t come as a sob voiced sissy to be another pulpit ornament two times on Sunday, that you are not a soft pedaling, fence straddling cream puff pie preacher, that you are a man of God with fire in your belly and you are going to preach the Word with power.

The pulpit, brethren, is a throne and kings sit upon the throne. And every time you get into your pulpit—it may be a small, little pulpit in a small little church—but, thank God, you are a king and you are going to preach the King’s Word, hallelujah! And it does something. It shakes the place. It’s the Bible. That’s what Luther had. He just had a Bible, but he gave the pope spiritual rickets and the pope has been suffering from them ever since.


You have got the Bible, the Word and the Spirit.

So you have the principle.

Ah, but what is the outcome? Do you know what the outcome is? God divided. Separation is always the outcome. That’s what heaven...separation. And you have darkness and then you have light. And you have the Spirit of God and you have the Word of God and—glory to God—you have separation right there in the first chapter of Genesis. And the Bible is all about that. That is what the Bible is all about. "

 2014/2/6 11:14

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 Re: "Fundamentalism Versus Apostasy"

Thank you Neil! What a refreshing message in these times of great apostasy! Halleluyah! God will have His triumphant remnant regardless! Don't lose heart! The Lord will continue to build His church and the gates of hell will not prevail against it!

Here's another notable quote from that sermon:

"I had a woman came to me some time ago, she said to me, 'I don't like your church, you're always battling, there's always a scrap, a fight, you're always fighting.' She says, 'In our church, we have perfect peace.' I said, 'Madam I've been in many a graveyard, there's plenty of peace there, the peace of the dead! You can have that. We don't want the peace of the dead."


 2014/2/6 12:05Profile

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Apostasy. Sad condition of churches. Just think, most clergy are silent on the issue.


 2014/2/6 19:13Profile

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imo when churches put football games before God it is a clear sign of apostasy. I saw another video recently of a church in Colorado that had a big screen with the Broncos logo and you see them celebrating the big game at the church. Many churches have become houses of entertainment and idolatry instead of houses of prayer.


 2014/2/6 23:42Profile

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Another thought came to mind. I would submit that there are quite a few believers that don't like football. I personally know many. Why not accommodate them and keep the regular gathering times in case those believers show up due to not wanting anything to do with football. But I guess that wouldn't work if every single Christian in a particular church is into football.


 2014/2/6 23:53Profile

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