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How Can You Tell If Your Pastor Is A Coward?

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Scripture: Titus 2:15
Topics: Polemics, Preaching, Contributor: Joel Webbon

“Happy New Years Everyone! | There appears to be a growing divide in American Evangelicalism. Whether it be the political sphere, cultural sphere, or church sphere, the “middle ground” seems to be rapidly disappearing. Today, pastors are either bold or compromising. So how can a Christian quickly identify whether or not a specific pastor is a coward, before investing years in that local church? Subscribe to our YouTube channel for more content like this and subscribe to our Questions podcast!

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How Can You Tell If Your Pastor Is A Coward?

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Scripture: Titus 2:15
Topics: Polemics, Preaching, Polemics, Preaching, Contributor: Joel Webbon

“Happy New Years Everyone! | There appears to be a growing divide in American Evangelicalism. Whether it be the political sphere, cultural sphere, or church sphere, the “middle ground” seems to be rapidly disappearing. Today, pastors are either bold or compromising. So how can a Christian quickly identify whether or not a specific pastor is a coward, before investing years …

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What Makes “Seeker-Sensitive” Churches So Unbiblical?

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Scripture: 1 John 1:1-2
Topics: Confrontation, Doctrine of God, Doctrine of Man, Polemics, Preaching, Polemics, Preaching, Polemics, Preaching, Contributor: Joel Webbon

Merry Christmas Everyone! | In this episode of Questions, Pastor Joel answers the question, what makes “seeker-sensitive” churches unbiblical. Subscribe to our YouTube channel for more content like this! If you would like to make a donation and receive a free digital copy of Pastor Joel’s book on the assurance of salvation, use this link:https://rightresponseministries.com/product/one-time-gift/

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Christian Shrewdness | How Nathan Gets David To Pronounce His Own Death Sentence

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Scripture: Psalm 51
Topics: Confrontation, Confrontation, Doctrine of God, Doctrine of Man, Doctrine of Justification, Polemics, Preaching, Polemics, Preaching, Polemics, Preaching, Gospel, Polemics, Preaching, Contributor: Joel Webbon

When the Prophet Nathan confronts David, he tells him a parable. The prophet uses shrewdness in order to cause King David to recognize the true severity of his sin and pronounce judgment upon himself.

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Is “Cancel Culture” Always A Bad Thing?

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Scripture: 2 Chronicles 34:1-42 Kings 18:1-5Acts 19:19
Topics: Confrontation, Confrontation, Confrontation, Culture & Politics, Doctrine of God, Doctrine of Man, Doctrine of Justification, False Doctrine, Polemics, Preaching, Polemics, Preaching, Polemics, Preaching, Gospel, Polemics, Preaching, Polemics, Contributor: Joel Webbon

In 2 Kings 18:1-5, Hezekiah became king in Judah. During his rule, he tore down the high places erected to false gods and shattered all the idols. King Josiah did the same thing in 2 Chronicles 34:1-4. And in Acts 19:19, the people of Ephesus “who had practiced magic arts brought their books together and burned them in the sight of all.” …

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A Defense of Doug Wilson

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Scripture: Ephesians 5:11
Topics: Confrontation, Confrontation, Confrontation, Culture & Politics, Culture & Politics, Spiritual Warfare, Polemics, Preaching, Polemics, Preaching, Polemics, Preaching, Gospel, Polemics, Preaching, Polemics, Polemics, Contributor: Joel Webbon

Recently Pastor Doug Wilson, Pastor of Christ Church in Moscow, Idaho, was featured in two prominent articles. One article, by “Vice,” warned that Pastor Wilson is a chauvinist pig who degrades women and fosters a spiritual environment where they are abused by men. The other article, by “The American Conservative,” described Wilson as one of the last voices in our …

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How Can You Tell If Your Pastor Is A Coward?

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Scripture: Titus 1:9
Topics: Polemics, Preaching, Polemics, Preaching, Polemics, Preaching, Gospel, Polemics, Preaching, Polemics, Polemics, Polemics, Polemics, Preaching, Contributor: Joel Webbon

There appears to be a growing divide in American Evangelicalism. Whether it be the political sphere, cultural sphere, or church sphere, the “middle ground” seems to be rapidly disappearing. Today, pastors are either bold or compromising. So how can Christians quickly identify whether or not a specific pastor is a coward, before investing multiple years in that local church?

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Protecting the Sheep

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Scripture: 1 Timothy 6:3-5
Topics: Polemics, Preaching, Polemics, Preaching, Polemics, Preaching, Gospel, Polemics, Preaching, Polemics, Polemics, Polemics, Polemics, Preaching, Elders, Polemics, Contributor: Joel Webbon

Scripture has two clear qualifications for Elders: 1) They must be able to “instruct in sound doctrine.” 2) They must be able to “rebuke those who contradict it.” Faithful pastors cannot merely teach the truth, they must also diligently work to expose error.

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Experiencing Persecution

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Scripture: 1 Timothy 3:1-7
Topics: Polemics, Preaching, Polemics, Preaching, Polemics, Preaching, Gospel, Polemics, Preaching, Polemics, Polemics, Polemics, Polemics, Preaching, Elders, Polemics, Polemics, Confrontation, Confrontation, Confrontation, Culture & Politics, Culture & Politics, Spiritual Warfare, Suffering & Persecution, Contributor: Joel Webbon

Have you ever experienced persecution for following Jesus? There is really only one way to avoid persecution as a Christian. Watch this episode to find out!

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The Gates of Hell Will Not Prevail

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Scripture: 1 Timothy 2:9-15
Topics: Polemics, Preaching, Polemics, Preaching, Polemics, Preaching, Gospel, Polemics, Preaching, Polemics, Polemics, Polemics, Polemics, Preaching, Elders, Polemics, Polemics, Church Unity, Polemics, Contributor: Joel Webbon

The Church is the most powerful offensive weapon on earth. God has not simply called his people to defend the faith, but to actively push back against the powers of darkness.