Denison Forum on Truth and Culture Resource Library

Featured Sermon
When You Wish Upon A Star

I learned a new term this week: "Lifehacking." This is the word being used in the computer world to describe programs which are supposed to make our lives easier. Software to organize our to-do lists, programs to prioritize our priorities, reminders set for all hours of the day and night, files set to pop up on our PDAs or cell ... more

Published: 12/23/2007  |  By: Jim Denison  |  Scripture: Mt 2: 1-12
Topic: Advent, Christmas  |  Series: Messengers of Christmas  |  Occasion: Christmas, Advent

Featured Devotional
Yes, Virginia, there really is Christmas

Nicholas of Myra was born in Asia Minor, modern-day Turkey, around AD 270.  He became bishop of Myra, was exiled and imprisoned by Emperor Diocletian, released by Constantine the Great, and died in Myra around AD 350.  In 987 he was named the patron saint of Russia.  In the year 1087 his remains were purchased by Italian merchants and moved ... more

Published: 12/11/2000  |  By: Jim Denison  |  Scripture: Jn 3: 16
Topic: Advent, Christmas  |  Series: Christmas traditions made holy  |  Occasion: None

Featured Article
How To Change Our Culture

(ABP) -- Do American Christians make a difference in our culture? A recent Pew Research Center report suggests that we want to.   The Center's findings indicate that "religiously active Americans are more trusting of others, are more optimistic about their impact on their community, think more highly of their community, are more involved in more organizations of all kinds, ... more

Published: 09/12/2012  |  By: Jim Denison  |  Scripture: None:
Topic: Morality  |  Series: Faithlines  |  Occasion: None

Featured Essay
How to Meet Jesus

You can know God personally. The Creator of the universe made you and wants an intimate relationship with you. The way to know the Father is through his Son: "I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me" (John 14:6). How can you meet Jesus for yourself? Who is Jesus? ... more

Published: 01/17/2012  |  By: Jim Denison  |  Scripture: None:
Topic: Grow in Your Faith  |  Series: None  |  Occasion: None

Featured Bible Study
What God Looks Like

John, the writer identifies himself for the second time in verse four. He addresses the revelation from Jesus to the seven churches of Asia, which at that time was Asia Minor, the western region of modern-day Turkey.  The churches are named in verse 11.   "Grace to you and peace" was a common biblical greeting. "Grace" translates the typical Greek ... more

Published: 01/25/2001  |  By: Jim Denison  |  Scripture: Rev 1: 4-20
Topic: Revelation  |  Series: How to Face the Future: Studies in the Book of Revelation  |  Occasion: None

Featured Conference and Event
Gospel Movements and Servant Leaders: Changing the Culture for the Kingdom

This is a summary of a presentation Dr. Jim Denison made on January 23, 2014. For the complete transcript, please see the PDF version.   Religious trends in the Western world are not encouraging.  According to the latest American Religious Identification Survey (ARIS), the number of Americans who describe themselves as "Christian" has dropped from 86% to 76% since 1990.  At ... more

Published: 01/23/2014  |  By: Jim Denison  |  Scripture: None:
Topic: culture  |  Series: None  |  Occasion: None