Denison Forum on Truth and Culture Resource Library

Featured Sermon
Secrets of Successful Fathers

It has been proven that good fathering strengthens children and home in every way.  Self-esteem and individual identity, definition of purpose and direction, a basic sense of worth all derive first in a family from good fathers. A child psychologist spent years studying the faith of children and comparing it to their relationships with their fathers.  Here is his conclusion: ... more

Published: 06/17/2012  |  By: Jim Denison  |  Scripture: Mt 6: 7
Topic: Father  |  Series: Living a Life God Can Bless  |  Occasion: None

Featured Devotional
A father who won't let you drown

A few weeks ago the Dallas Morning News carried a story with the title, "Man left 7-year-old to drown after taking life preserver, authorities say."  According to the story, a man who jumped into a lake to rescue a 7-year-old girl took the life preserver she was wearing and left her to drown.  Troy Lee Carlisle, 27, of Southaven, Mississippi, ... more

Published: 06/20/2000  |  By: Jim Denison  |  Scripture: 0:
Topic: Father  |  Series: None  |  Occasion: None

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
God's Top 10 Rules For Love and Marriage

Taylor Swift has been making entertainment headlines since she released her first album at the age of 16.  Her net worth is estimated at $220 million.[i]  An online magazine recently compiled "Taylor Swift's Rules About Love: A Comprehensive List."[ii]  Here are some of her rules on the subject: "I never chase boys.  They don't like it." "[Guys] can be a ... more

Published: 02/12/2014  |  By: Jim Denison  |  Scripture: None:
Topic: Love  |  Series: None  |  Occasion: Valentine's Day

Featured Bible Study
Listening to Your Father's Voice

A recent study in the New England Journal of Medicine reports that talking on the phone while driving is nearly as dangerous as driving drunk.  The study found that using a cell phone increases the risk of an accident fourfold, the same as driving while intoxicated.  It doesn't seem to matter if the phone is hands-free or hand-held.  I guess ... more

Published: 10/27/2005  |  By: Jim Denison  |  Scripture: Ps 19:
Topic: Meditation  |  Series: David's Psalms for Souls Today  |  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