But even if you should suffer for the sake of righteousness, you are blessed. And do not fear their intimidation, and do not be troubled, but sanctify Christ as Lord in your hearts, always being ready to make a defense to everyone who asks you to give an account for the hope that is in you yet with gentleness and reverence; and keep a good conscience so that in the thing in which you are slandered, those who revile your good behavior in Christ will be put to shame.  1 Peter 3: 14-16

The National Center for Family-Integrated Churches - Apologetic Report
Monday, 19 August 2019 23:43

Away with Worthless Things

Written by

“Turn away my eyes from looking at worthless things, and revive me in your way.” Psalm 119:40 

Authors: NCFIC Blog...

Read more

Monday, 19 August 2019 20:00

Biblical Family Life in a Hostile Culture

Written by
image

How do Christians live in a hostile society?

Pooyan Mershahi explains in this video that families living in Western society constantly find themselves in a hostile environment. Such a society is hostile towards Scripture and towards Christians.

To live and thrive in such a society, we must know the...

Read more

Sunday, 18 August 2019 20:00

Our King Is Still on His Throne

Written by
image

How does Christ as King impact our lives?

Carlton McLeod explains in this video that it is important to continue doing what God has commanded even if it makes you different compared to the rest of the world. We are called to lead our family as is commanded in Scripture. Our King is still on the...

Read more

Friday, 16 August 2019 00:27

The Only Hope Is Jesus Christ and His Gospel

Written by

The gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ alone is the only hope for the Church, the family, and the fallen world. Each of these constituents are only able to perform their functions, be properly reformed, or experience any true divine blessings by the power of the gospel saving and sanctifying its...

Read more

Thursday, 15 August 2019 20:00

Teaching Our Children to Love the Local Church

Written by
image

How can we help our children to love the church?

Gary Powers explains in this video that the church can't exist without strong families and a strong family cannot exist without a strong church

Accordingly, we need to teach our children to ask themselves how they can serve the church instead of asking...

Read more

Thursday, 15 August 2019 01:23

Christ Is the Head Of the Church

Written by

Jesus Christ, who is the Head of the Church, has purchased the Church with His own blood, and rules over it by the Holy Spirit through the Word to make known the manifold wisdom of God and bring glory to Himself. No inventions or rules of man that disregard the authority of Scripture can usurp the...

Read more

Wednesday, 14 August 2019 20:00

Unconditional Love in Marriage

Written by
image

What is one way that our marriages can be strengthened?

Joel Beeke explains in this video that a husband is commanded to love his wife as Christ loved the church. The wife is commanded to respect her husband. One of the key things that we have lost today is that both a husband and a wife must give...

Read more

Wednesday, 14 August 2019 00:52

Scripture Is Sufficient

Written by

The all-wise God of Scripture has revealed Himself and His will in the completed Protestant canon of Scripture—the sixty-six books of the Old and New Testaments. The Scriptures are sufficient and perspicuous (clear) for matters of faith and practice, life and godliness, including the order of...

Read more

Wednesday, 14 August 2019 00:52

Scripture Is Sufficient

Written by

The all-wise God of Scripture has revealed Himself and His will in the completed Protestant canon of Scripture—the sixty-six books of the Old and New Testaments. The Scriptures are sufficient and perspicuous (clear) for matters of faith and practice, life and godliness, including the order of...

Read more

Tuesday, 13 August 2019 20:00

Scripture as the Center of Family Life

Written by
image

How are we to know what a biblical family looks like?

Steven Lawson explains in this video that Scripture tells us what a biblical family should look like. The Bible instructs us how a household is to be conducted. It explains the roles of the father, mother, and children. Scripture alone can reveal...

Read more

Monday, 12 August 2019 20:00

Glorifying God in the Home

Written by
image

How can we glorify God in the home?

Pooyan Mershahi explains in this video that we must be willing to obey God's words and His ways. Anything that does not glorify God shouldn't be brought into our lives. Anything that does not magnify or honor Christ in our homes or individual lives ought not to be...

Read more

image

How are we to prepare our children to face the LGBT movement?

Anthony Mathenia explains in this video that because the LGBT movement has progressed with so much speed, it is nearly impossible to completely shield our children from it.

Therefore, it is necessary for us as parents to teach our...

Read more

Thursday, 08 August 2019 20:00

The Centerpiece of Family Life

Written by
image

What is the centerpiece of your family's life?

Paul Thompson explains in this video that the Word of God needs to be the centerpiece of the family. In many families, that centerpiece is the television, recreation, or sports instead of Scripture.

Fathers and mothers must understand that Scripture is...

Read more

Thursday, 08 August 2019 00:18

Flourishing In The House Of God

Written by

“Those who are planted in the house of the Lord shall flourish in the courts of our God. They shall still bear fruit and old age: they shall be fresh and flourishing.” - Psalm 92:13-14

Authors: NCFIC Blog...

Read more

Thursday, 08 August 2019 00:18

Flourishing In The House Of God

Written by

“Those who are planted in the house of the Lord shall flourish in the courts of our God. They shall still bear fruit and old age: they shall be fresh and flourishing.” - Psalm 92:13-14

Authors: NCFIC Blog...

Read more

Wednesday, 07 August 2019 20:00

Parenting Children as They Mature

Written by
image

How does parenting change as your children grow?

Jason Dohm explains in this video that God has given him and his wife six children. Their parenting of their children has changed as their children have matured. Wise parents are extending the "leash" on their children as they grow.

Parents ought to...

Read more

Tuesday, 06 August 2019 20:00

Praying Together as a Family

Written by
image

How can a father lead his family in prayer?

Joel Beeke explains in this video that in terms of praying, it is important to bring all needs of the family in prayer. He shares that the "ACTS" formula has been helpful. First, the family spends time in the "adoration" of God. Then, "confession," then...

Read more

Tuesday, 06 August 2019 03:40

The Fatherless Shooters Among Us

Written by

The fatherless shooters among us: Of the 27 deadliest mass shooters, 26 were fatherless.

Authors: NCFIC Blog...

Read more

Tuesday, 06 August 2019 03:40

The Fatherless Shooters Among Us

Written by

The fatherless shooters among us: Of the 27 deadliest mass shooters, 26 were fatherless.

Authors: NCFIC Blog...

Read more

Monday, 05 August 2019 20:00

Homes Saturated With Scripture

Written by
image

Is studying Scripture to take place only on Sunday mornings?

Kevin Swanson explains in this video that the Word of God is to saturate each home on a continual basis. Each day in a Christian home should be full of singing hymns and praises, reading, and studying Scripture.

We are to meditate on God's...

Read more

Monday, 05 August 2019 09:00

All Young Women Need To Read This Book

Written by

"Eve in Exile,” This is one of the best books on womanhood. It covers feminism and the beauty of fidelity to God’s commands for women. Rebekah Merkle destroys feminism on the one hand and on the other offers a lovely picture of how God designed women to express the glory.

Authors:...

Read more

Monday, 05 August 2019 09:00

All Young Women Need To Read This Book

Written by

"Eve in Exile,” This is one of the best books on womanhood. It covers feminism and the beauty of fidelity to God’s commands for women. Rebekah Merkle destroys feminism on the one hand and on the other offers a lovely picture of how God designed women to express the glory.

Authors:...

Read more

Sunday, 04 August 2019 20:00

Satan Wants to Destroy Your Relationships

Written by
image

How does Satan destroy relationships?

Mike Davenport explains in this video that we live in a world where sin has demolished relationships. Satan goes after relationships with the intent to destroy them. His main goal is to destroy the relationship between a Christian and Christ, the relationship...

Read more

Saturday, 03 August 2019 21:00

Bringing Abominations Into Your House

Written by

Households are prime targets for defiling abominations brought in via television, DVD's, web sites, songs... Moses speaks to this issue to the families of Israel during the last month of his life at age 120.

"Nor shall you bring an abomination into your house, lest you be doomed to destruction like...

Read more

Saturday, 03 August 2019 21:00

Bringing Abominations Into Your House

Written by

Households are prime targets for defiling abominations brought in via television, DVD's, web sites, songs... Moses speaks to this issue to the families of Israel during the last month of his life at age 120.

"Nor shall you bring an abomination into your house, lest you be doomed to destruction like...

Read more

Page 1 of 16