Riots & Protests / COVID-19
Preparing God's people to both stand firm and minister through these difficulties
Many experience anxiety because of believing lies or receiving confusing messages. To break out of this chaos, join Forerunners of America founder Dave Warn and Than Christopoulos for insights that will help you once again experience confidence.Read More
Demands that we defund and abolish the police, the New York Times’ 1619 alternative history project, open calls for Marxism, Robin Diangelo’s book White Fragility, and a myriad of other seismic cultural shifts rely upon a concept sometimes called “cultural hegemony.” It is vital that as Christians we understand this concept….Read More
Where America’s Riots Have Gone Wrong
What began as a cry for justice quickly evolved into a demand that Americans embrace a foreign approach to governance. Some, such as author and social critic Os Guinness, have noted that the leaders of this movement are attempting to replace the ideology of the American Revolution with that of the French Revolution. Fundamentally, they are replacing a biblical model with an expressly anti-biblical model….
Why Our Corrupt System Must Be Replaced
A veto-proof majority of city council members announced on Sunday their commitment to disbanding the Minneapolis Police Department. … It turns out Black Lives Matter is right about one thing—the system does need to be replaced. However, the reason has nothing to do with…
A Culture of Lies Produced These National Riots
Fear, ignorance, and misplaced good intentions have prompted far too many people to ignore facts in favor of preferred narratives, but there is a cost to suppressing the truth. … Left unchecked, the fruit of this lie will steal, kill, and destroy everything that once defined our country. Unfortunately, many Americans are like Nero who fiddled as Rome burned. We are frittering away our remaining time. Fearful of being labeled a racist or uncaring, we are reluctant to…
INSIGHTS: COVID-19 and Jesus’ Return
How come no one is talking about the connection between COVID-19 and Jesus’ return? It’s right there in Scripture! In this edition of INSIGHTS, FOA founder Dave Warn and pastor Eddie Ruiz bring the truth to bare on our current crisis and what is taking place in the bigger prophetic picture of the Bible.
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How Should Christians Respond to Tyranny?
“Rebellion to tyrants is obedience to God” nearly became the motto of the United States. … Our founding fathers were convinced that Christians have an obligation to defend freedom and to resist tyranny. However, Romans 13 informs us that all authorities are appointed by God. Were our founding fathers misguided? How should Christians respond to tyranny?
Discerning the Spiritual Side of COVID-19
Four kinds of Christians have surfaced during the COVID-19 pandemic. The first kind is those who believe that God has purposes in all things and who trust that everything we see unfolding is His doing. The second kind is those who believe that COVID-19 was created by scientists and, whether released accidentally or intentionally, this…
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.