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Why Big Government Can’t Save Us

Why Big Government Can't Save Us

What Does the Bible Say About Big Government? In writing this column I had to choose which of many good ways to fulfill this assignment. I had to think through what might be the best way to approach the subject RC asks me to address. What Scripture applies? How can I avoid stretching a passage just to fill the necessary word count? What did God actually say and how should that word be applied? Proverbs on Work & Wealth Writing about why the state cannot save us is not like that. The Bible is full of reasons why the state. . . Read more »

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Reading the Bible as a Family History

Reading the Bible as a Family History

A Revelation on How to Read the Bible The day was Memorial Day, 2005 and I and many others were lounging on Laurence Windham’s ample porch and he was about to bless the food. Before he did so he gave us a new spin on the idea of that day; that we should thank God for the faithfulness and sacrifices of those that went before us. I was prepared for the typical mention of soldiers who fought in wars, but he went on to mention the prophets, the apostles, all the saints. My journey into the simple, separate and deliberate. . . Read more »

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Your TV is a Contentment Killer

Your TV is a Contenment Killer

Trading Contentment for Gadgets They’re designed to make us discontented, covetous, and miserable, unless we buy, buy, buy. “How many new gadgets do you need?” “Just a few more.” The Lord offers us the kingdom, if we’ll seek Him first and His righteousness. And we trade that for what the world has to offer. We look to the world for our worth and to tell us how we should look, what we should pursue and how many children we should have. Then we wonder why we’re miserable. Could it be that we’re chasing after the wrong thing? As soon as. . . Read more »

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Special Offer: Home Education & Discipleship Starter Pack

Home Education & Discipleship (Starter Pack)

We’ve collected all our best resources for homeschooling families into one place. Introducing the Home Education & Discipleship Starter Pack (now available in our store). This collection includes books and audio resources to help you think about why you homeschool, what you are aiming to accomplish, what your family goals should be, and how to answer many of the tough questions that homeschool parents have as they travel the homeschool journey. Special Offer in July! During the month of July we are offering this complete package as our gift to those who join our clubs. Club members support our ministry. . . Read more »

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Children are a Blessing

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Believing that Children are a Blessing Gabriel just fell asleep sitting on my lap. As I was laying him down, I realized just how dependent he is and how much I love him and care for him. Eleven years and six children ago, we sat in the office of our pastor, along with the staff counselor and the chairman of the deacon board. The reason for the meeting was that Kara and I had just announced our third pregnancy in three years and the church was very concerned about sending us to the mission field with this “problem” brewing. From. . . Read more »

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Justification in the Book of James

Justification in the Book of James

You see that a man is justified by works and not by faith alone. — James 2:24 James & Paul on Justification There have been many who misinterpret this verse and conclude that we are declared righteous and forgiven all our sins on the basis (in part, at least) of our works. “Just read the words,” they say, “justification by faith alone is flatly denied by James.” Even among some who believe that sola fide is the doctrine upon which the church stands or falls there is a struggle understanding what James is teaching in this text. They know he. . . Read more »

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The Lord’s Prayer — Praying to Our Father

The Lord's Prayer — Praying to Our Father

Praying the Lord’s Prayer In many churches, the one I am a member of included, the congregation will pray together in unison at various times during the divine service. This means, of course, that the prayers must be either memorized or written out otherwise there would be chaos instead of order, individualism instead of unity. Christian churches that do not engage in such liturgical practices will often sight one primary reason why they refrain — they are concerned such prayers will become rote. While I firmly disagree that “form” prayers will inevitably become mechanical repetition, I have to admit it. . . Read more »

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Evolving into Socialism

Evolving into Socialism

The Origin of Socialism An English naturist published a little book in 1859 that changed the world. The Origin of the Species it was called. Its author, Charles Darwin, an admitted agnostic, was trying to make sense of the world of his senses. If you take God out of any equation and look at the same data you’ll come to a very different conclusion. The success of this book and subsequent theories of human development can’t be overstated. All of life was affected. For those prone to such things it gave cover for eugenic experiments, for weeding out undesirables from. . . Read more »

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Judging Others

Judging Others

Judging Others Prematurely C.S. Lewis wrote an essay entitled On Criticism. As an author and reviewer himself he attempts to set some ground rules that the reviewer should abide by. He asserts that one should be careful about casting judgment prematurely. For instance some reviewers assume a fictional work refers to personal or historical events or particular people. Then from his armchair confidently critiques the author’s work without research beyond his assumptions; the public applauds and gasps in amazement at his insight when in fact the reviewer is absolutely mistaken. Why is this? Because, as people we tend to cultivate. . . Read more »

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When Persecution Comes Jesus is With Us

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Persecution & the Gospel Lo, I am with you always. These words conclude the gospel of Matthew, which ends with the great commission — the mandate to make disciples of all nations. The commission is great not only because of its excellency, but also because of its daunting nature. Christ is commanding the eleven and, by extension, His church for all the ages to minister through Word and Sacrament to people of every tongue, tribe, and nation that they may become part of the holy nation, a people for God’s own possession. This is a calling to go into utter. . . Read more »

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Flirting with Sexual Sin

Flirting with Sexual Sin

Sexual Sin Starts in the Imagination Tonight, my Beloved showed me a video she found online called the Evolution of Beauty (see video below). It begins with a plain-looking young lady with no makeup sitting down at a mirror. Then time speeds up as make-up artists and hair-stylists work their “magic” for what seems like hours: painting her face, highlighting her eyes, concealing her freckles, hiding blemishes, teasing her hair and making her “picture perfect.” Well, not quite… After several hands transform the young lady into a super-model look, the camera flashes and the photo is shown on a computer. . . Read more »

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God’s Providence Gives Hope

God's Providence Brings Hope

God’s Providence When it Looks Hopeless There is a lot of fear out there over what the government will do next. Will we be taxed insensible? Will our guns and gold be seized? Will homeschooling remain legal? Must we obtain more registrations and numbers from the central government? Are the banks going bankrupt? Will the dollar devalue into uselessness? Things look very grim. But we are already taxed insensible, gold was already seized once (in 1933), homeschooling has often been treated as illegal, we already have a universal government registration number, the banks have been essentially bankrupt for decades, the. . . Read more »

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Family History

Recording Family History

Learning Your Family History As a young boy, one of my favorite things to do was to venture into my parent’s bedroom while my father was working at his huge desk. When he looked up from his law books I would ask him if he would tell me a story from when he was a boy. He always would and we’d lie on his huge bed (it turns out it was only a double bed but it was the biggest bed in my world) and he’d tell me about life on the farm in southern Indiana with his seven brothers. . . Read more »

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Words, Meanings, & Gender Neutral Pronouns

Words, Meanings, & Gender Neutral Pronouns

Gender Neutral Pronouns Deconstruct Language In a 1981 essay on abortion titled A View of Abortion To Offend Everybody, Catholic doctor and novelist Walker Percy laments the “fobbing off of rhetoric” in the abortion debate. He also laments, particularly because he is a novelist, the “chronic misuse of words” that colored the debate at the time, and still does. Percy considers it his duty to maintain the validity and fidelity of words, as a writer who “trafficks in words and meanings.” This defense of rightly understood and articulated language within social and spiritual debate by pro-lifer Walker Percy concerning the. . . Read more »

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To Live is Christ

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Teach Them to Live is Christ “Charlie is dead.” Charlie was our pet Beta fish who didn’t make it more than a week in our house. “Where is Charlie?” she asked again. “He is dead, sweetheart; he isn’t coming back.” I have known parents that have tried to hide the idea of death from their children. Others have tried to push off the conversation and thought the idea would simply scare them. Death in my church community is, however, something that I cannot hide from. I have buried five friends (not acquaintances, actual friends) in the last three years. My. . . Read more »

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Love Your Neighbor, Fear Your Government

Love Your Neighbor, Fear Your Government

Does the Government Love Your Neighbor? Author R.J. Rummel has calculated that the twentieth century was the deadliest in history, with war casualties more than twice the murders perpetrated by civilian criminals. As shocking as that number is, it is eclipsed by the number of citizens who died at the hands of their own government, an estimated 262 million. Wait, let’s look at the actual number: 262,000,000 victims of democide in one hundred years. We don’t have actual numbers because it was illegal in the US until the Roe v. Wade decision in 1973, but shall we add the 39,430,800. . . Read more »

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Grown Up Idolatry—Work, Wealth & Security

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Security Blanket Like many children his age, my fourteen-month-old son has a “security blanket” that we call Mr. Lion. Mr. Lion has so entirely bewitched by son under his cute and comforting spell that my son is thoroughly convinced that sleep is not physically possible if he is not holding Mr. Lion. And he voices his opinion on the matter quite loudly! In one sense, it is a small matter and appropriate at his age. On the other hand, I did not have a homeschool lesson on how to find comfort in everyday objects. There was no instruction on how. . . Read more »

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Is it Game On? Video Games & the Christian Man

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If you have gone into any store that sells electronics or seen any ads on TV or online, you are probably already aware that there are new video game consoles on the way. Or you may pay no attention to such things, in which case I am informing you that there are new, very pricey, and cutting edge gaming systems planned for release this Christmas. And I am not buying one. A brief preface for the following. Obviously, as with any form of entertainment, all is not wonderful in video game land, where there are horrid games and endless hours. . . Read more »

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Dig Deeper, Grow Stronger

Join the Club & Dig Deeper into God's Word

Dear Friends, Living faithfully before God and under His word in a culture working to tear down Christian families at every turn is a challenge. Our bright hope is in digging deep into God’s word and feeding on His promises for us and for our children. He is faithful. Highlands Ministries produces resources to help your faith grow, encouraging biblical faithfulness in all areas of life. There is no part of ourselves Christ leaves unclaimed, no area untouched by the truth of His word. The deeper our roots sink into biblical truth the stronger we become for the work of. . . Read more »

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In Defense of the Poor

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How to Respond to Beggars & the Poor When we think about the poor and helping them, we have to work through our potentially false notions of who they are, what their actual needs are, and how we can truly help them. Many of us will call to mind the image of the homeless man asking for money as we walk down the street. How do we respond? We could hand him cash and hurry away (praying that he doesn’t buy drugs), we could take him to a restaurant ourselves, or we could walk away without giving him anything. But,. . . Read more »

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Live Stream Event with Dr. R.C. Sproul Jr.

Get $5 off this Live Stream event!

Live Stream R.C. Sproul Jr. to Your Living Room!  At the 2014 Family Discipleship & Homeschooling Conference, April 25-26 Watch the preview video below! Dear Friends, I’m writing to invite you to join me via live stream at the 2014 Family Discipleship & Homeschooling Conference, April 25-26 in Redmond, WA. My friends at Christian Heritage are offering all of you $5 off the Live Stream Pass, so you can join thousands of other homeschoolers for two full days of hope, encouragement and inspiration—for just $24.95. That’s over $60 in savings compared to the onsite pass! Click here to receive $5 off your. . . Read more »

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Here Am I Lord

Here Am I Lord

“There are fewer clinics now than in previous years, which means that more women are going to have unwanted children, which will lead to lots more abuse, and lots more neglect [of those children].” I tuned out the broadcaster as he moved on to the next story. The radio was set to NPR, and I was listening to the BBC world service, which had privileged its listeners with this extraordinary bit of reasoning, coinciding with the fortieth anniversary of Roe v. Wade. Summing up was simple; in order to prevent the possibility of a future crime, increased opportunity for mothers. . . Read more »

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FREE MP3—Courtship (Basement Tape #61)

Basement Tape #61: Courtship

Basement Tape #61, a conversation on courtship, is available for free today through Sunday. Don’t miss it! DOWNLOAD FREE MP3 A Conversation on Courtship What is courtship? How should it be done? Is there a biblical process we can follow? How do we best prepare our children to marry wisely, and how ought we to lead them through this process? God gave us marriage, and tasked us with raising godly seed. We in turn want our own children to marry wisely, and raise up the next generation of soldiers of the King. Join us as we consider courtship and some. . . Read more »

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We’re Getting Warmer—Family Time

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Home Fires Burning Three years ago while building our house we installed both a chimney and an electric heat pump. The heat pump was for present use. The chimney was for the future, standing cold and dormant while the heat pump did its work. For all the benefits that it does have, there is something missing from the heat pump experience—and not something crucial, like heat. Although a heat pump keeps the pipes from freezing, one cannot stand over the grate and actually get warm. Instead, there’s a draft—a mildly lukewarm breeze that actually sends chills down my spine just. . . Read more »

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Immigration—New Basement Tape

Basement Tapes #146: Aliens & Strangers

Our newest Basement Tapes conversation is Aliens and Strangers. Immigration continues to be a hot political issue, but what does the Bible have to teach us on this topic? Often, we entrench ourselves in political opinions without ever asking that question. This conversation asks some deeper questions about the issue of immigration: Is it biblical to keep people out? How does God want us to treat aliens and strangers? How can we “love our neighbor as ourselves” in this context? What do work and laziness in citizens and immigrants have to do with this question? Does racism play into our. . . Read more »

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Weekend Deal—ABCs of Theology Basement Tapes Series

The Basement Tapes: Alphabet Series on Theology

26 MP3s for $26 or Free Shipping on CDs! This weekend only, Download the MP3 version of the Alphabet Series on Theology, 26 conversations, for only $26.00. Get FREE SHIPPING on the CD version of this series now through Sunday. Get the entire series for FREE by joining the You Get a Tape club this weekend (see below) Don’t miss this fantastic deal! Please share this deal with your friends by clicking one of the social sharing buttons below and help us get the word out. What is the Alphabet Series? The Alphabet Series of Basement Tapes is an A–Z. . . Read more »

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Why are Protestants Leaving for Rome?

Basement Tape #145: Swimming the Tiber

A Surprisingly Common Question Because of the Tiber river’s association with Rome, “Swimming the Tiber” has over the centuries become Protestant shorthand for converting to Roman Catholicism. Many of us have friends who have crossed this river to Rome or Russia or Greece or wherever their sect of Orthodoxy calls home. Why are they leaving us? Are they merely changing cities or are they leaving the faith entirely? This is exactly the question discussed in our newest Basement Tape release. Swimming the Tiber is #145 in our series of recorded conversations on topics that range from theology, to culture, to. . . Read more »

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Building the Kingdom Together

Building the Kingdom Together

  Highlands Ministries is seeing great progress in 2014! We consider this ministry successful when we hear of lives being changed. All of the teaching resources we work hard to produce are aimed at inspiring more deliberate biblical thinking, and greater faithfulness in the lives of Christian people. This is life-changing, family-changing, world-changing ministry. We would like to continue in this fruitful direction, but we need your help. Please consider joining us in this work by committing regular support to Highlands Ministries. Our regular supporters are the backbone of this work, and by God’s grace, their giving makes much of. . . Read more »

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Introducing Salt Talks

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The newest resources at Highlands Ministries are the Salt Talks. The Salt Talks are conversations with men and women, just like you, who are trying to be salt and light in their homes, churches, and communities. Join Pastor Laurence Windham as he leads these fun and revealing conversations on the struggles and triumphs of living and working for King Jesus. We hope that you will be encouraged and inspired to do great things for the Kingdom. Even if those “great things” are quite ordinary. The first two conversations in this series are about the importance and blessing of male friendships as we work, play,. . . Read more »

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New Basement Tape Release #144

Basement Tape #144: Z is for Omega (the end)

This new Basement Tape conversation is the final in our Alphabet series on theology. Z is for Omega (The End). This conversation between Dr. R.C. Sproul Jr., Rev. Laurence Windham and their friends considers the end, heaven, and eternity. What does the end of this world look like? Where is life going? To understand the end of the journey we must go back to the beginning. As we get a better grip on our Genesis we will better understand our end in glory, the Revelation of His glory. There is continuity from our beginning to our end, and what we. . . Read more »

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Reach 20,000—Twitter Giveaway!

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Follow Dr. R.C. Sproul Jr. on Twitter for a chance to win prizes from Highlands Ministries! Introduce your friends and followers to Dr. R.C. Sproul Jr. and when he reaches 20,000 Twitter followers, Highlands Ministries will randomly select 200 winners from amongst his Twitter followers. Share the giveaway and help grow the ministry. Retweeting this giveaway will help get us to the 20,000 mark, and maybe you closer to one of these great prizes! Don’t forget to check out the prizes and rules below. See you on Twitter. Prizes 150 download codes for Basement Tape #63: Suffering 25 download codes. . . Read more »

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Mini-Conference—Abortion Clinic Sidewalk Ministry

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Join Us Day: Thursday, February 6 Time: 6:00-9:00pm Location: 571 Highway 126, Bristol, TN, 37620, Seventh Day Adventist building. Directions HERE. What: Abortuary Ministry Mini-Conference with Dr. R.C. Sproul Jr., Orientation & Training with Evangelistic Minister Charles Humphrey & Babies Are Murdered Here film viewing Why Should I Go? If the thought of sidewalk ministry in front of the local abortion mill is intimidating to you, you’re not alone. This mini-conference put on by Saint Peter Presbyterian Church in Bristol Tennessee is FREE and open to all who would like to attend. Dr. R.C. Sproul Jr. will be speaking on. . . Read more »

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Weekend FREE MP3—True Religion

Basement Tape #66: True Religion

FREE Weekend MP3 Download—Basement Tape #66: True Religion Highlands Ministries offers a free download of Basement Tape #66, a conversation on true religion. It will be available for free today through Sunday. Don’t miss it! DOWNLOAD FREE MP3 What is True Religion? James says that it is to visit orphans and widows in their affliction, and to keep oneself unstained by the world. This is the very wisdom of God. And we foolishly miss it. We live in a culture that not only leaves the care of orphans and widows to the state, but abandons the most defenseless among us,. . . Read more »

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They Can Do Nothing Without Jesus—Help Your Children Live Fruitful Lives

They Can Do Nothing Without Jesus—Help Your Children Live Fruitful Lives

Like basketball’s Boston Celtics or football’s Pittsburgh Steelers, we homeschoolers are, so to speak, a dynasty. Competitively, we dominate. Every year, seemingly, homeschoolers take top honors at the National Spelling Bee, span the globe victoriously at the Geography Bee, and argue our way to statewide forensics titles. We populate the better side of standardized test bell curves. We outlearn, outserve, and outscore every other educational demographic. We needn’t be ashamed of these good things, but they are also dangerous, and we have no reason to be proud. The devil is an equal-opportunity tempter. When things don’t go our way, he. . . Read more »

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Castles in the Sand

Castles in the Sand

What Are We Arguing About? There are, when we disagree, almost always two disagreements. Most of the time the smaller disagreement is the bigger one. Consider election. There are some in the church who believe that God chooses who will believe His gospel. There are others who believe God sees beforehand who will believe. This, on the surface, seems to be the root of the loss of peace between these two groups. The second disagreement, however, is over this question: just how important an issue is this? Though there are surely exceptions, by and large those who don’t believe in election. . . Read more »

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Babies Are Murdered Here—41 Years of Roe v. Wade

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Roe v. Wade—41 Years of Abortion Today is the 41st Anniversary of the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision that made abortion legal in this country. Also today, Crown Rights Media, released their long-awaited film, Babies Are Murdered Here (watch it below) in which Dr. R.C. Sproul Jr. is interviewed extensively as one of those who has been a tireless voice for the unborn. This film is a journey into the darkest corners of our culture where Babies Are Murdered . . . Here. Few are willing to go to these dark corners to do anything, to say anything, to even. . . Read more »

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Ask RC: Why won’t my pastor preach against abortion?

Ask RC: Why Won't My Pastor Preach Against Abortion?

Three Reasons I’ve Heard Here are the three reasons I hear most frequently, and two I suspect. First, I have heard from some pastors that the issue is a political one, and they think it necessary to avoid political issues. Some argue that they avoid political issues because they are divisive, others because the government forbids it. They are right on the first count, wrong on the second. Of course every truth divides. Every truth. Preach “Puppies are cute” and the kitten crowd might get upset. Preach “The sky is blue” and the gloomy brigade will demand to know what. . . Read more »

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A Broken and Contrite Spirit

A Broken and Contrite Spirit

Clichés don’t just happen to become clichés. They have to earn their stripes—a feat that requires, most of the time, that the principle contained therein has a high truth quotient. We know, for instance, that we ought not to bite the hand that feeds us because we’ve found that such bitten hands tend to stop feeding us. We also wisely teach that “more is caught than taught” because, well, more is caught than taught. Our lives are the most potent form of sermonic interference. Sin & Parenting Homeschooling families experience this peculiar truth more, perhaps, than we would like to.. . . Read more »

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Hosea Bible Study — New Release!

Hosea: Sound Teaching Bible Study

Hosea, the latest in our Sound Teaching Bible Study series is now available in our store. This study helps give us a right perspective on what we are really like, what Jesus has done for us, and how astonishing the gospel really is. The story of the gospel is not that Jesus, the knight in shining armor, came to save the beautiful princess. Instead, that He came to rescue, and remake, the ugly hag. In this study of Hosea we explore God’s loyal love for His wayward people. And we will stand on the sure and certain promise that He. . . Read more »

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Ask RC: Should Churches Have New Members Classes?

Ask RC: Should Churches Have New Members Classes?

Hebrews tells us that we are to “Obey those who are over you, and be submissive, for they watch out for your souls, as those who must give account. Let them do so with joy and not with grief, for that would be unprofitable for you” (Hebrews 13:17).  We live in an age where church membership is looked upon as unnecessary, or worse, unhelpful. That is a grave danger indeed. When we refuse to submit to a group of local elders we put ourselves beyond the reach of the gracious blessing of church discipline. We are all capable of falling. . . Read more »

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Rest Amid Responsibilities

Rest Amid Responsibilities

“A man works from sun to sun but a woman’s work is never done.” Although this saying does not describe the work patterns of my husband, this saying is true when you view Sunday as the Christian sabbath. While a man who works outside the home can accomplish a complete cessation of his vocation for one day each week, which mothering duties do not fall under the category of “duties of necessity and mercy”? Sunday is the Hardest Day When my older children were all little, I remember feeling a little resentful of the Sunday bustle. Every other day of. . . Read more »

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Top Ten Lists from Every Thought Captive magazine

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Top Ten Poor Restaurant Names  10. Bubba’s Slaughterhouse Emporium and Tearoom 9. Sam O’Nilla’s Irish House of Pork 8. Left Out Since Last Tuesday 7. Find a Hair, Dessert’s on Us Factory 6. Endangered Species Garden 5. T.G.I. Hitler’s Birthday 4. Outback: Is Where We Trapped and Killed Your Dinner 3. This Country’s Best Yack (TCBY) 2. Dunkin’ Puppies 1. Squid Barrel   The Top Ten Worst Stocking Stuffers of All Time, I mean all time. 10. Dirt 9. Fire 8. Tyrannosaurus meat 7. Your enemy’s skull 6. Freshly yanked back hair with the roots still firmly attached 5. Your. . . Read more »

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Heralding the Good News

Heralding the Good News

It is false to say that what we don’t know can’t hurt us, especially when it comes to the Bible. If ever there were anything we need to know, it is the very Word of God. That said, what is in all likelihood worse than what we don’t know about the Bible is what we do know that just isn’t so. Consider the Great Commission. Go Into All the World This, of course, is something we ought to be infinitely familiar with. These are not just the words of Jesus, as if that weren’t enough, but the “last” words of Jesus,. . . Read more »

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New Basement Tape — Y is for Self-Existence

Basement Tape #143: Y is for Self-Existence

Why is theology important? What do ideas like Expiation and Self-Existence have to do with our day-to-day living? They have a great deal of importance in a life of faith, whether we realize it or not. Understanding the God in whom we trust, can actually help us trust Him more. Understanding why we believe the things we believe can give us greater confidence as we seek to live faithfully and build the Christ’s kingdom in our corner of the world. The newest Basement Tape, #143 is the 25th in a 26 part series called the Alphabet Series on Theology. Y. . . Read more »

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You Really Can Have it All

You Can Have it All — Join the You Get Everything club!

You Get Everything club Here at Highlands Ministries we are thankful for our ministry partners who help make possible the work that we do for the glory of God and the building of His kingdom. Our best supporters are people like you. Families who are encouraged and helped by the resources we produce. One of the most helpful ways that these folks support the ministry is by becoming members of our You Get Everything club. This club is a win win. Regular monthly support helps us to be able to plan our year, and allows us to focus our efforts. . . Read more »

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Seasons (not) in the Sun

Seasons (not) in the Sun

Something has been lost. Don’t we often have a nagging feeling within us that something has been lost? It’s not our glasses or the grocery list most of the time (unless you have small children or dogs or both like I do). What I’m talking about is deeper, more the core than the apple. In the movie, The Matrix, the protagonist, Neo lives with this nagging feeling that things are not as they should be and while there are clues to the dilemma, there are no answers. Until someone tells him the truth that his “life” was nothing more than. . . Read more »

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Broken cds

If you have had your Basement Tape or other cd arrive  broken we are very sorry and are looking for a better way to ship these to you. Too many of you have had this happen now that the nation has entered the cold months. If you have contacted us, your replacement will arrive shortly. If you have not, you can always email us to let us know what you need: info@HighlandsMinistriesOnline.org  

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Broken CD? Simply email us

As the temperatures drop, the CDs that we mail to you in the cardboard packages become more brittle and can break in transit. If this happens to you, simply send us an email (info@HighlandsMinistriesOnline.org) letting us know who you are and which CD you need replaced and we’ll put another one in the mail immediately.    

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Latest Basement Tape now available . . .

Our Basement Tape conversation, Godliness, Contentment and Great Gain (#141)  is now available for purchase as either a CD or mp3. “Therefore do not worry, saying, ‘What shall we eat?’ or ‘What shall we drink?’ or ‘What shall we wear?’ For after all these things the Gentiles seek. For your heavenly Father knows that you need all these things. But seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things shall be added to you” (Matthew 6:31-33).  

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Seasons: December’s Every Thought Captive

The upcoming issue of Every Thought Captive magazine is titled: Seasons and contains such articles as: A Season of Waiting, A Time to Plant, In Defense of Dancing and Mourning. Because we all struggle with maintaining our balance in our Christian walk we wanted to examine the seasons of life, the ups and downs, the planting and harvesting, from a variety of angles. As we do with all our issues of this magazine we search the Bible for answers to how we survive and thrive on our journey to the Celestial City. Every Thought Captive is in its seventeenth year. . . Read more »

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