Celebrating Palm Sunday 2020

Luke 19:28-40 (JB Phillips Translation) 29-31 Then as he was approaching Bethphage and Bethany, near the hill called the Mount of Olives, he sent off two of his disciples, telling them, “Go into the village just ahead of you, and there you will find a colt tied, on which no one has ever yet ridden. Untie it…

Singer TobyMac Offers Tribute To Late Son At LA Concert

During his concert at L.A.’s Forum, singer-songwriter Tobymac shared an emotional tribute to his late son Truett McKeehan, who passed away in October 2019. The appearance was part of his “Hits Deep” tour. Variety reports that the six-time Grammy award-winning Christian singer told the sold-out audience that “it’s been hard” and he went through the…

Music Review- Bethel: Victory Is Yours

Bethel Music delivers in the Christian worship genre once again. They recently released a live version of their newest song Victory Is Yours. As usual, it is a cut above when it comes to its lyrics, musical accompaniment, and passion. It is written by Brian Johnson, Ben Fielding. Matt Crocker, and Reuben Morgan. The victory is…

Did You Miss Me On ‘The Joe Walsh Show?’

Earlier this week, I wrote an article on the mass arrest of over one-hundred Christians living in China. They are being prosecuted for trumped up charges that are meant nothing more than to intimidate them. However, should the Pastor and his wife be found guilty, then they will face up to five years in prison.…

5 Things To Learn From The Lord’s Prayer

Prayer is a common struggle for Christians. There have been hundreds of thousands of study guides, devotionals, research papers, and philosophical books written on the topic. A quick search on Amazon reveals over fifty thousand materials on prayer. Christians often make the mistake of over-complicating virtually everything when it comes to our beliefs, and while…

Misty Callahan Returns To StudioJake!

My friend and colleague Misty Callahan returns to StudioJake. She and I connected on social media and now we are friends. She was the first interview to be featured on my YouTube channel and she returns in a stylish fashion. Last time, we talked about her broadcasting career, where she got her start, and what…

When Kindness Does Not Disarm

James 1:2-4 – 2 Consider it a great joy, my brothers, whenever you experience various trials, 3 knowing that the testing of your faith produces endurance. 4 But endurance must do its complete work, so that you may be mature and complete, lacking nothing. (HCSB) I once heard a story about a sales associate at a small corner shop.…

Christian Inspiration: Come To Me

Matthew 11:28- “Come to Me, all of you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.“ This is one of my favorite scriptures. It is one that is often overlooked or misquoted by well meaning people. Some people think that it is for when you die. When you ascend into Heaven, Jesus…

“Hopeful” Universalism Is A Cop-Out

Proverbs 3:5- Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. I had the privilege of wasting my time the other day. I was reading an article from a Christian author that I had previously respected. He and I had some disagreements on eschatology, but I still thought he…

Great Inspiring Read- Love Stains by Bob Johnson

Bob Johnson wrote this incredible, inspiring book about ministering to the poorest of the poor. With forwards by powerhouse Christian authors Bill Johnson and Mario Murillo, this nonfiction book will really make you rethink how you do evangelism.  Mr. Johnson takes us on the streets of San Francisco, overseas, and many other places. He speaks…