COVID-19 / Riots / Injustice
Preparing God's people to both stand firm and minister through these difficulties
Our society is rife with examples of conflict between communities … Sometimes communities deliberately make others feel unwanted, but often these social cues are relayed subconsciously. … Recently this idea has become an important part of our national conversation on racial issues….Read More
Historically, racism has been defined as “a belief that race is the primary determinant of human traits and capacities and that racial differences produce an inherent superiority of a particular race.” This is no longer the definition undergirding our modern conversations about racial issues. Instead, modern academics have…Read More
INSIGHTS: What’s Missing in the COVID Conversation?
Even though God is all powerful and on His throne, is Satan trying to capitalize on the COVID-19 pandemic? Dave Warn believes that he is. In this edition of INSIGHTS, Dave identifies God’s work simultaneously unfolding with Satan’s schemes in Scripture, as well as in today’s COVID-19 pandemic. If we can discern what God is saying and doing through this pandemic and what “the father of lies” is doing, we can be much more effective in the present crisis facing our nation.
When Big Tech Causes the Truth to Stumble
God’s grievance against the nation in Isaiah 59 was their rejection of truth. A culture of lies had been fostered, resulting in oppression and injustice. Truth had stumbled in the public squares, preventing righteousness from entering and provoking God to judge the nation. What does it look like when truth stumbles in a nation’s public squares?
NYT Receives Another Pulitzer Prize for Printing Fake News
“I listened in stunned silence as Nikole Hannah-Jones, a reporter for the New York Times, repeated an idea that I had vigorously argued against with her fact-checker” … What does it mean for our country when our national paper of record is repeatedly rewarded with our nation’s highest journalism prize for deliberately distorted, misleading, and false reporting? At the very least, it indicates that…
INSIGHTS: What Have We Learned from COVID-19?
Many people are ready to be done with COVID-19 and get back to normal. However, during this global shaking, have we heard God’s voice and taken to heart what He is saying to us through this pandemic? In this edition of INSIGHTS, Pastor Eddie Ruiz and Dave Warn discuss COVID-19 takeaways.
Responding to Disaster
When public tragedies took place in Jesus’ time, He used them as opportunities to call people to repent. Was Jesus insensitive to the feelings of His countrymen who may have feared for their own lives? Was He cruel and heartless to dismiss the felt need of hurting people who may have lost a loved one in the current calamities of His day?
Biblical Principles for Enduring House Arrest
Many of us are becoming restless. As Attorney General William Barr put it, “The idea that you have to stay in your house is disturbingly close to house arrest.” We want to be freed from our homes and return to some semblance of normalcy. These feelings are natural, but they may be distracting us from what God is trying to accomplish in our lives during this time….
How to Be Confident During COVID-19
“The idea that you have to stay in your house is disturbingly close to house arrest,” Attorney General William Barr admitted….restless Americans across the country are finding it extremely difficult to remain confined to their homes as their livelihoods are increasingly jeopardized. There is now open talk of civil disobedience as Americans face the very real prospect of a new Great Depression….
The Uprising Has Begun
Thousands descended upon Lansing, Michigan, circling the state capital in vehicles to protest Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s additional lockdown measures. By executive order Whitmer made it illegal to visit family, drive to a second home or cabin, and for stores to sell non-essential items, such as garden supplies. Yet she classified liquor stores, lottery tickets,…
INSIGHTS: Clearing the COVID-19 Fog!
Is it possible that while God is advancing His purposes through the COVID-19 pandemic that Satan is attempting to confuse everyone and further his agenda? In this edition of INSIGHTS, Forerunners of America founder, Dave Warn, helps clear the fog and identifies practical steps for Christians to take to be part God’s purposes in this unusual day and hour.