Denison Forum on Truth and Culture Resource Library

Featured Sermon
Knowing the Will of God

I have served on the board of the Baylor Health Care System for the past three years.  In that capacity, I read the Harvard Medical School's regular email updates.  Here's the one that arrived in my email yesterday: "When to worry about worrying."  It begins: "There is no shortage of things to worry about—from personal concerns about job security or ... more

Published: 10/07/2012  |  By: Jim Denison  |  Scripture: Mt 5: 17-20
Topic: God's will  |  Series: Living a Life God Can Bless  |  Occasion: None

Featured Devotional
Racism and the peace of God

Senator Trent Lott's recent comments with regard to Strom Thurmond's segregationist past apparently won't go away.  This morning's newspaper quotes President Bush's remarks yesterday, which called Sen. Lott's statements "offensive" and "wrong."  The president told a mostly black audience, "Every day our nation was segregated was a day that America was unfaithful to our founding ideals."  He was exactly right. ... more

Published: 12/13/2002  |  By: Jim Denison  |  Scripture: Jn 14: 27
Topic: Peace  |  Series: None  |  Occasion: Christmas, Advent

Featured Article
What's Wrong With Gay Marriage?

(ABP) -- President Obama made history with his recent endorsement of same-sex marriage. Several prominent evangelicals were quick to disagree. Why? What's wrong with gay marriage? Space does not permit exploring such controversy in detail, but we can survey the options and suggest three conclusions.   The Bible speaks to the issue of homosexuality at least six times. The first, ... more

Published: 05/21/2012  |  By: Jim Denison  |  Scripture: None:
Topic: Homosexuality  |  Series: Faithlines  |  Occasion: None

Featured Essay
Same-Sex Marriage: How to Defend Biblical Values

The following is a summary of a comprehensive look at the same-sex marriage issue.  To read the full report, see the attached PDF manuscript.  While only 3.8 percent of the American population is homosexual,[i] issues related to homosexuality and same-sex marriage have been making headlines for years.  Most recently, the Supreme Court's consideration of the Defense of Marriage Act and ... more

Published: 07/11/2013  |  By: Jim Denison  |  Scripture: None:
Topic: gay marriage  |  Series: None  |  Occasion: None

Featured Bible Study
Contuing the Awakening: Practicing the Presence of Jesus

For the complete worship and prayer guide with daily Scripture readings,see the attached PDF document.   Introduction "You have made us for yourself, and our hearts are restless until they rest in you."  St. Augustine's confession is mine today.  For many years I wrestled with a sense of restlessness in my spirit, a nagging, gnawing sense that all was not ... more

Published: 04/29/2013  |  By: Jim Denison  |  Scripture: Jn 4: 23
Topic: Spiritual awakening  |  Series: None  |  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