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Posts from September 2015

“Mindfulness” Meditation Fad, Popular With Celebrities, Can Make You Dream Up False Memories

Mindfulness is the fashionable form of meditation that fans say makes you feel less stressed. But scientists have discovered one potential drawback – it can lead you to “remember” things that haven’t happened. People taking part in a 15-minute mindfulness session performed worse than those who did not on a memory test, researchers found. The group who had been undertaking mindfulness were…

Corporations on Attack against Christians

Corporations on Attack against Christians September 19, 2015  Carl Gallups To hear progressives tell it, big business is a bastion of conservatism and reactionary thought. So why are corporations so eager to champion homosexuality and insult Christian beliefs? One pastor argues it’s because business leaders aren’t just interested in making money – they want to turn the culture away from Christianity. Carl…

Was Psalm 83 fulfilled in 1948

Was Psalm 83 fulfilled in 1948? By Bill Salus September 20, 2015 Note from Pastor Kevin Lea: I agree with Bill completely. Some people believe that the Psalm 83 prophetic war was fulfilled during the 1948 Arab-Israeli “War of Independence.” This view was recently shared on the September 19, 2015, Understanding the Times radio show hosted by Jan Markell. Jan’s guests on…

Rick Warren, T.D. Jakes, Joel Osteen Express Excitement Over ‘Pope Francis’ Visit

  Note from Pastor Kevin Lea:  Some people look up to Rick Warren, T.D. Jakes and Joel Osteen as great Christian Pastors and role models.  But how can that be true if they accolade the Pope, who preaches a false gospel to 1.2 billion followers?  I think the following scriptures apply: Then His disciples came and said to Him, “Do You know…

What ‘Game of Thrones’ Says about America

By Jim Denison September 23, 2015 HBO’s Game of Thrones won the Emmy Award last Sunday for Best Drama. What does its popularity say about us? Writing for The Atlantic, Christopher Orr recently asked, “Why does the show feature so much sexual violence?” (his italics). Fans claim that Game of Thrones merely reflects the novels on which it is based. But Orr…

Outrage against Christians: Public Schools in US Shun Christianity, Welcome Islam

September 17, 2015 By Czarina Ong of Christianity Today   Note from Pastor Kevin Lea:  I have been saying for years that persecution against Biblical Christianity is coming to America.  We can now see that it is here and is so hypocritical that nothing about it makes any logical sense.  Why? – Because its origin is a spiritual deception from Satan himself…

The Ravages of War

September 14th, 2015 by Bill Holter http://www.jsmineset.com/2015/09/14/the-ravages-of-war/  A note from Pastor Kevin Lea follows this article. Dear CIGAs, There is so much to comment on today it’s hard to know where to start. As the title suggests, “war” seems to be the theme. Before getting into the meat, I read an article by Simon Black “The last time this happened was …never”…

The Calm before the Storm

by Howard Green Friday August 13th, 2004 is a date Floridians will remember for a long time. Hurricane Charley struck S.W. Florida with 145 mph winds and torrential rains causing a 50 mile wide path of destruction beginning on the Gulf coast and exiting on the Atlantic coast. I lived 30 miles inland in central Florida at the time. A family member…