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Aquila Report Weekly Review for January 17-23, 2022
TAR Top 10 List 1. The ARP Session’s Authority and Responsibility Concerning Public Corporate Worship 2. 5 Presbyterian Predictions for 2022 3. Why Overtures 23 & 37 Belong in the PCA BCO: Overcoming Objections 4. A Response to the Rio Grande Presbytery AC’s Recommendation to Vote Against Overture 23 5. In Ur, the New World Religion Was Launched On March 6, 2021 6. NASCAR Goes Gay: Every American Sport League Is Now Actively, Unashamedly Pro-LGBT 7. Church Planting In The Hood 8. Fauci’s War on Science: The Smoking Gun 9. Overtures 23 & 37: For Good Order & Sweet Ardor 10. Preparing Our Children for Babylon
01:15:37
January 24, 2022
Aquila Report Weekly Review for January 10-16, 2022
TAR Top 10 List 1. Conservatives Split From Reformed Church in America over LGBTQ Issues 2. Report from the 2021 RPCNA Synod Judicial Commission 3. The Preacher Who Died With Heaven On his Lips 4. An Overlooked Aspect of the Story: PCA Influence on Acts 29 and Mars Hill 5. Why We Are No Longer an SBC Church: A Statement by Josh Buice 6. Same-Sex Attraction, Sin, and Redemption: A Church Leader’s Story 7. Scientific American Goes Woke 8. What Is a Platonic Life Partnership? 9. The Strange Fate of “Hamilton” and “Harry Potter” 10. Realtor Ethics Case Involving Gay Rights, Montana Pastor Garnering National Attention
01:08:27
January 17, 2022
Aquila Report Weekly Review for January 3-9, 2022
TAR Top 10 List 1. ‘I Was A Mess’: Lesbian Professor Turned Christ-Follower Shares What Changed Her Heart 2. A Newcomers Guide to PCA Overtures 23 and 37 3. An Assessment of the New Revised Standard Version: Gaywashing in the Translation 4. Good News for the Reformed Churches: Small is in Again 5. The Religious Marriage Paradox: Younger Marriage, Less Divorce 6. When Pastors Aren’t Able to Pastor 7. Reasons to Vote in Favor of Amendments to the PCA’s BCO 16-4, BCO 20-4 and BCO 24-1 8. A Concise Case For Reformed Infant Baptism 9. 2022 Bible Reading Plans 10. UK Pastors Write Letter to the Government Explaining They Will Choose God
58:57
January 10, 2022
Aquila Report Weekly Review for December 22, 2021 - January 2, 2022
TAR Top 10 List 1. A Single Woman’s Response to Greg Johnson 2. A Minute With the Minutes On Overtures 23 & 37 3. Why They’re Not Actually Your Friends 4. A Response to David Coffin Concerning Overtures 23 and 37—Part One 5. Frank Barker, Founding Pastor of Briarwood Presbyterian Church, Called Home to Glory 6. Archbishop Viganò’s Startling Warning to the American People 7. Sin and Sanctification According to TE Johnson 8. A Response to David Coffin Concerning Overtures 23 and 37—Part Three 9. A Response to David Coffin Concerning Overtures 23 and 37—Part Two 10. The Medical Profession Implodes
01:04:23
January 03, 2022
Aquila Report Weekly Review for December 13-19, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. Dissenting Opinion On the SJC Decision In the Missouri Presbytery - Greg Johnson Case 2. Do I Teach At A Woke School? 3. A Little Leaven: Confronting the Ideology of the Revoice Movement 4. Splinter, Split, or Stay in the Fight? 5. What Does the PCA Believe About Homosexuality? 6. The Trend Toward Normalizing Pedophilia Must Be Halted 7. Greenville Seminary Appoints William Vandoodewaard As Professor Of Church History 8. A Call Out to Physicians 9. How The Current “Systemic Racism” Argument Opens A Door To The Pagan Mind, For Those Willing To Walk Alongside 10. Alumni at Prestigious College Withhold Donations as Campus Restricts Free Speech
54:03
December 20, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for November 29 - December 5, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. Thoughts on the Present State of the PCA: A Series of Theses Presented by a Concerned Member—Part One 2. Thoughts on the Present State of the Presbyterian Church in America: A Series of Theses Presented by a Concerned Member—Part Two 3. Thoughts on the Present State of the Presbyterian Church in America: A Series of Theses Presented by a Concerned Member—Part Three 4. Thoughts on the Present State of the Presbyterian Church in America: A Series of Theses Presented by a Concerned Member—Part Four 5. In Case With Global Implications, Finland Puts Christians on Trial for Their Faith 6. What Does It Mean To Be “Confessional” (E.g., In The PCA)? 7. Did the RPCES have Deaconesses? Yes and No. 8. Contending Against Wokeness 9. The Joy-Robbing False Hope of Side B Gay Christianity 10. My Non-Woke “Solidarity Statement”
43:07
December 06, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for November 22-28, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. The Vote Tally of PCA Presbyteries On Overtures 23 and 37 2. Urging the Current PCA Stated Clerk to Resign from the Standing Judicial Commission 3. 3 Surprises from New Research on “Progressive” and “Conservative” Christians 4. Leaked: Teachers Reveal How They “Stalk” Kids, Sideline Parents To Pull Middle Schoolers Into LGBT Groups 5. Adult Child Estrangement From Parents 6. Modern Fascism Revisited 7. Jordan Peterson: The Last Professor 8. With Much Advantage” Deacons’ Conference (Southeast Alabama Presbytery) 9. A Definite Atonement: John Murray’s Case for a Disputed Doctrine 10. Helpful Things You Can Say to Grieving Parents
01:02:52
November 29, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for November 15-21, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. First Presbyterian Church Session, Ft. Oglethorpe, GA, Report on the National Partnership 2. Should We Stay or Should We Go? 3. University Professor’s Book Aims To Destigmatize Pedophilia Because There’s No ‘Immorality’ In Being Attracted To Children 4. Rev. Cotton Mather and the 18th-Century Battle Over Smallpox Inoculation 5. A Big PCA Correction by a Small Text 6. I Survived (Because Of) Bible Belt Religion 7. Can You Hear the Congregation Singing? 8. School Places Professor On Leave After Controversial Interview Defending ‘Minor-Attracted Persons’ 9. Brothers, We Are Presbyterian 10. The Shattering of Evangelicalism
01:01:00
November 22, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for November 8-14, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. The NP and the Ninth Commandment 2. The Realpolitik of the PCA National Partnership 3. The PCA and Homosexuality: Let’s Make It Real Plain 4. Are We Bowing to America’s Golden Image? 5. BCO Amendments 23 & 37 (3 of 3): Have You Ever Known A Dry Drunk? 6. Traditional “Side B” LGBTQ Christians Experience a Renaissance 7. The End of Christendom 8. Grief, Confession, and Prayer for Peace 9. Abide Project Seeks to Uphold “Historic, Beautiful, Biblical Understanding of Human Sexuality’” 10. Sexual Orientation
01:10:37
November 15, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for November 1-7, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. Covid-19 Vaccines And Vaccination Mandates: How Should Christians Respond? 2. Tears for the National Partnership™ 3. Making Sausage with the National Partnership 4. Smells Like Party Spirit 5. A New Exception to the Westminster Standards? 6. “Make it a Christian Town”: The Ultra-Conservative Church on the Rise in Idaho 7. A Secular Sacrament: Why Mandates Violate Liberty of Conscience and Enforce a New Religion 8. A New Religion With a New Sacrament? 9. Repent or Perish 10. Homophobia
01:08:22
November 08, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for October 25-31, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. The Recent SJC Decision and Side B2 Homosexuality 2. The Failure of Evangelical Elites 3. The Church Among The Deathworks 4. We Got Here Because of Cowardice. We Get Out with Courage 5. When the State Tells Pastors What to Tell Their Congregations 6. Slightly Imperfect Bibles? 7. Making Honey and Naming Names 8. Understanding Sexual Sin: The Harvest USA Tree Model 9. Escaping the Clever “Kafka Trap” 10. Study: Nearly 70% of Born-Again Christians Say Other Religions Can Lead to Heaven
01:07:43
November 01, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for October 18-24, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. Good Guys, Bad Guys, and a Missing Category 2. Woke Theory At Evangelical Colleges 3. The Three “U”s and PCA Overtures 23 and 37: Part 3 4. Reformed Church in America General Synod Daily Recap: Saturday, October 16, 2021 5. PCA Standing Judicial Commission Denies Complaint Against Missouri Presbytery 6. Is The Neo-Evangelical Coalition Worth Saving? 7. Review of God and the Gay Christian 8. Remaining Faithful When Others Embrace LGBTQ+ Theology 9. Mark Driscoll and The Danger of “God Told Me” 10. Doubts About William Lane Craig’s Creation Account
01:12:58
October 25, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for October 11-17, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. A Response to David Cassidy’s ‘PCA At the Crossroads’ 2. Make Our Worship Spaces Presbyterian Again 3. Elite Evangelicalism’s Allergy to Complementarianism 4. Jordan Peterson and the Evangelical Man 5. As Christian Cold War Heats Up, The Faithful Are Equipping For Battle 6. Saving Your Child From The Village 7. Dr. George W. Knight, III, Called Home to Glory 8. Five Reasons Why I’m Voting for Overture 37 9. The New Secession Movement 10. Race is Real and Not a Social Construct
01:06:32
October 18, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for October 4-10, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. PCA 23 & 37 Vote: Bad Men, Not Bad Words 2. Once Dominant Liberal Denomination Sells Headquarters in Dramatic Downsizing 3. Uncle Sam’s Hamartia = Your Early Death 4. On “The Rise and Fall of Mars Hill”—Surveying Our Souls 5. The Three “U”s and PCA Overtures 23 and 37: Part 2 6. An Update on Christians in Afghanistan 7. My Darkest Night; Hopefully Not Yours 8. Why So Much Science is Wrong, False, Puffed, or Misleading 9. Doctor Brags of Breaking New Law, Gets Serious Surprise for His Medical License 10. Remote Learning Killed The Myth That Homeschooled Children Are The Ones Who Lack Socialization
01:07:36
October 11, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for September 20-26, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. My University Sacrificed Ideas for Ideology. So Today I Quit. 2. “This Is Not What I Signed Up For.” Unsettling Exodus of Pastors Leaving Ministry 3. Asbury Sermon on ‘Therapeutic Self’ Prompts LGBTQ Twitter Rage 4. Ten Words That Changed Everything About My Suffering 5. Therapeutic-Gnostic Pentecostalism? 6. My Body, My Choice 7. Lockdowns & Online Church: Time to Evaluate? 8. How Will the People in Heaven View Hell? 9. The Song I Sing in the Darkness 10. Covenantal Baptism
01:03:02
September 27, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for September 13-19, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. Reasons To Vote In Favor Of Amendments To The PCA’S BCO 16-4, BCO 20-4 and BCO 24-1 2. Employee Vaccination Religious Exemption 3. I Wasn’t a Minority, Until Today 4. Critical Race Theory is on the Ropes 5. American Homeschooling Goes Boom 6. The Disillusion of Millennial Evangelicals 7. 7 Characteristics of Good Bible Teachers 8. Why Almost Nobody Knows Anything about Critical Race Theory 9. The Problem of Christian Passivity, Part One 10. Should Elders Insist on Unanimity?
01:11:23
September 20, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for August 30 - September 5, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. A Summer of Courage and Cowardice in the Evangelical Heartland 2. A Covid Apology to America, on Behalf of the Evangelical Church 3. It’s Chemistry! Practical Advice for Protecting Your Marriage from an Affair 4. BCO Amendments Related to Homosexuality Now Before PCA Presbyteries 5. An Open Letter to David French 6. The Media’s Absolute Contempt for Christians 7. California, LA County to Pay $800k In Settlement With John Macarthur’s Church Over Covid Lockdown Orders 8. Just Follow the Science 9. An Appeal on Race in the Presbyterian Church in America—Part 3 10. The Explosive Growth of Homeschooling, Including Among Black Americans
01:16:05
September 06, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for August 23-29, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. Does 1 Corinthians 6:9 Really Condemn Homosexual Sex? 2. Josh Harris’ Message Remains the Same 3. France Moves to Ban Homeschooling: “Protect Children From Religion” 4. What Is Wrong With Gay Christianity? What Is Side A and Side B Anyway? 5. Why Resisting Tyrants is an Act of Love 6. What Will Happen to the All-White Church in America? Ten Trends in the Next Ten Years 7. Robin DiAngelo’s Fragile Narrative 8. The World is Catechizing Us Whether We Realize It or Not 9. An Exhaustive Exegetical Extravaganza 10. A Seeker-Driven Church Would Fire Jesus
01:07:14
August 30, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for August 16-22, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. A New Organization: Alliance Of Reformed Churches (ARC) 2. A Meeting for Concerned Presbyterians 3. The Misplaced Identity of Gay Christianity 4. The Church in Afghanistan: What the Taliban Takeover Means for Believers There 5. Guided by Faith, Divinity Student Fought His ‘Anti-Racist’ Princeton Seminary — and Won 6. Week of Action LGBTQIA+ Day Includes Homage to Mister Rogers 7. Taliban Going Door-To-Door Seeking Christians, Searching Through Phones For Bible Apps: Report 8. Why Antiracism Zealots Are Trying To Silence Black Voices Like Mine 9. Right and Wrong Reasons for Leaving Your Local Church 10. A Silent Tragedy Growing In Our Homes: Our Children In A Devastating Emotional State
54:56
August 23, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for August 9-15, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. Why I Plan to Vote Against BCO Homosexual Changes 2. 5 Signs Your Church Might be Heading Toward Progressive Christianity 3. PCA Church Petitions Supreme Court After Denial of Ministers’ Parsonage Tax Exemption 4. Gay and the Gay Christian 5. Who Blinks First? Rowan Williams Challenges Peter Akinola On Homosexuality 6. Life Inside A Woke Corporation 7. Ten Things I Learned from the Pandemic 8. Romans 13 Revisited 9. Creation: A Form of White Supremacy? 10. The Bereans Had No Bibles: Re-Envisioning Acts 17
01:16:37
August 16, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for July 26-August 1, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. The Definitive Meaning of Overture 23 Approved by the PCA GA 2. DeYoung, Thompson, and Kwon: Seeing the Danger 3. Wife Will Not Be Charged in Pastor Husband’s Shooting Death in Lemon Grove 4. Platt’s McLean Bible Church Hit With Attempted Takeover, Lawsuit from Opposition 5. A Reply to ‘The PCA Conflict Over the Moral Law’ 6. The Death of the Episcopal Church is Near 7. Why Wokeness is a Christian Heresy 8. I Miss My Son Today 9. Two Cheers for Civil Religion 10. Actions of the Forty-Eighth General Assembly of The Presbyterian Church in America 2021
59:14
August 02, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for July 19-25, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. Historic Biblical Christianity & Contemporary Progressive Christianity 2. In Non-Essentials Liberty? 3. The Summer Camp That Was Not Tolerant or Inclusive 4. 48th PCA General Assembly—Selected Acts & Deliverances 5. Why Sexual Morality May be Far More Important than You Ever Thought 6. The RTS Professor Against Social Justice 7. The PCA Conflict Over The Moral Law 8. Translation Manipulation 9. What’s Wrong with Our Church Praise Music? 10. The Way Calvin Read The Ten Commandments May Not Be The Way You Are Used To Reading The Ten Commandments (But It Should Be)
01:01:10
July 26, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for June 28 - July 4, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. To My Fathers and Brothers: A Plea from Your Sister 2. A Pastor’s Preview to His Congregation of the 48th PCA General Assembly 3. Freidrich Schleiermacher, the PCA, and Side B Christianity 4. The Tormented Decision on Homosexuality of The Presbyterian Church in Canada 5. Conservative Wins At The PCAGA 2021 6. Can Drunks–or Gays–Go To Heaven? 7. Concerned MTW Missionaries Position Paper 8. Christians, Beware the Blame Game 9. A Report of The 217th ARP General Synod Meeting 10. How Do I Know That God Is for Me?
01:10:17
July 05, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review June 14-20, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. A Response to the “Open Letter” to the PCA 2. Broadening Churches Break, Will the PCA? 3. A Response to the PCA “Moderators’ Letter”: May We Ask a Question? 4. A Letter From Former Moderators of PCA General Assemblies 5. My Woke Employees Tried to Cancel Me. Here’s How I Fought Back and Saved My Nonprofit. 6. Russell Moore and the Canaanization of the SBC 7. The Salami Tactics that lead to a Church Without Christianity 8. ARP Pastor Steve Richardson Faces Possible Imprisonment For Conducting Church Services 9. A Jonah Experience: Lobster Diver Swallowed By Humpback Whale Off Provincetown 10. Pensacola Institute Conference Will be Streamed Live June 16-18, 2021
01:08:15
June 21, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for June 7-13, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. Looking Forward – Together 2. Honest Thoughts on the Open Letter 3. The Burning of the Wooden Shoes 4. The PCA Report on Human Sexuality Statement 7: Agreement and Review 5. What’s Wrong with Our Church Praise Music? 6. Embarrassed by the Gospel 7. Eating Out With Your Kids When Hell is Real 8. No Hedging. No Paternalism. Just Obedience. 9. The Dark, Enduring Legacy of Friends 10. The Regulative Principle and Perfection
01:13:54
June 14, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for May 31-June 6, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. A New Exception to the Westminster Standards? 2. When Presbyterian Rubber Meets the Road 3. Pre-PCA General Assembly Conference: “For Such a Time as This” 4. A Review, Live Not by Lies: A Manual for Christian Dissidents 5. 60 Minutes Report on the State of the Transgender Debate is Illuminating 6. A Family Update and a Cause of Death 7. Cape Coral Church Responds as FDLE Arrests Four in ‘Operation Thou Shalt Not Steal’ 8. Judge Denies Christian College’s Request for Religious Protection Against Biden’s LGBT Order 9. On the Apostle Paul’s Above Reproach Criterion 10. The Shared Priority of American Evangelicalism and the Medieval Papacy
01:04:55
June 07, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for May 17-23, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. American Evangelicalism’s Toleration of Heresy 2. Same-Sex Attracted Identification is Not Above Reproach 3. Cru Chose Critical Race Theory Over Christian Unity 4. Voddie Baucham and the Dangers of Critical Race Theory 5. Vermigli and Same-Sex Attraction (Part 7): Conclusion 6. When a Lesbian Atheist at Yale Came to Christ 7. Why Reformed Christians Are Vulnerable to Social Justice 8. Critical Psalm Theory 9. Jailed Alberta Pastor Alleges Abuse In Prison But Remains Hopeful; Lawyer Condemns ‘Bizarre’ Detention 10. Rachel Hollis’s Problem Isn’t Privilege, It’s An Anti-Christian Gospel
56:44
May 24, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for May 10-16, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. The PCA Has Fallen into Error, and Can’t Get Back Up: Part 3-David Frenchism 2. Geerhardus Vos, A Ruling Elder And The Reality of the Slippery Slope 3. Women Pastors, Women Preachers, and the Looming Test of the Southern Baptist Convention 4. Walz Loses in Court, Settles with Churches 5. Pastor Abuse 6. The Pensacola Theological Institute Will Meet June 16-18, 2021 7. Richard Dawkins Blindsided by The Sexual Spaghetti Monster 8. 5 Marks of Harmful Megachurch Culture 9. My Response To Ambrose University 10. America’s Gender Warriors In A Deal With The Devil
01:01:36
May 17, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for May 3-9, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. Christian MP Faces 6 Years In Prison For Tweeting Bible Verses On Marriage, Sexuality 2. Finnish Bishop Elect Charged Over Historic Christian Teachings On Human Sexuality 3. How to Preach Against Critical Race Theory 4. Identity Politics, Opium of the People 5. Embodied: Transgender Identities, the Church and What the Bible Has to Say 6. Sacerdotalism in Contemporary Worship 7. Welcome to Exile. It’s Going to Be OK. 8. Fierce Wolves Are Coming 9. LGBTQ Ideologues’ Propaganda Brainwashing the Young, and Younger Still 10. Neat, Plausible, and Wrong: Mencken’s Observation and How People Embrace Ideologies Divorced from Reality
57:51
May 10, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for April 19-25, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. The PCA Has Fallen into Error, and Can’t Get Back Up: Part 2-Racism 2. Overture 36 on White Supremacy from Chesapeake Presbytery: Asks the PCA to Look for Monsters in the Closet 3. Blemishes Preserved: A Specific Sin God Supposedly Leaves Alone Is Same-Sex Attraction 4. “Antiracism” Deserves a Capital Letter: A Preview of Voddie Baucham’s Fault Lines 5. The PCA Worth Having 6. If You’re Debating Substance, You’ve Already Lost 7. Evolution: Not a Theory 8. The Church Has a Twofold Mission and Three Marks, and Ending Payday Lenders is None of Them 9. Critical Race Theory: What It Is and How to Fight It 10. Land Acknowledgment Statements: The Cultural Violence of the Academic Elite
59:08
April 26, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for April 5-11, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. Rock Hill Doctor, Wife, Grandchildren, Worker Killed In York County Mass Shooting 2. Denominations: To Leave or Not to Leave? 3. A Statement from the Family of Robert and Barbara Lesslie On the Shooting That Took Their Lives and Others 4. An Autopsy of the YRR Movement 5. The Enneagram Goes to Church and the Angels Are Not Rejoicing 6. The Elect: The Threat to a Progressive America from Anti-Black Antiracists 7. Will Reformed Evangelicalism Divide Over Racial Politics? The 19th-Century Stone-Campbell Movement Offers a Clue 8. A Victory for Reality 9. How The Tide Is Shifting (And Not In A Good Way) 10. There Are No Egalitarians When the Dog Attacks
01:10:42
April 12, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for March 29-April 4th, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. Significant Issues Portend Vigorous Debates At the 2021 PCA General Assembly 2. Revoice Gay-Straight Friends Planning a Life Together 3. Do You Love Black People? 4. What Church Statistics Conceal 5. Seven Fascinating Minister Types and Preaching 6. Trans Movement’s Normalization Keeps on Going with Another Sad Cover Story 7. The First Gay Captain America is Coming 8. Burdening Ourselves to Death 9. R.C. Sproul: A Life 10. Project Veritas Wins Early Round In Defamation Lawsuit Against New York Times
58:17
April 05, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for March 22-28th, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. Homosexual Desire Is Also Sin 2. Many Out Of One? 3. The Strange Gospel of Masking and Public Policy 4. Church of Atlanta Shooting Suspect Distances Itself, Urges ‘No Blame’ on Victims 5. Do COVID-19 Restrictions Serve the Common Good? 6. The Differences between Progressives and Conservatives 7. My 5 Favorite Puritan Authors 8. Lloyd-Jones, Cultural Problems, and the Power of the Gospel 9. John Newton and “Christian” Slave-Traders 10. Subversive Education
01:18:16
March 29, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for March 15-21, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. ARP Pastor Steve Richardson Faces Possible Imprisonment For Conducting Church Services 2. Woke Math Is Coming to a Classroom Near You 3. No Longer the Economy—It’s All About Equity Not Equality – Stupid! 4. The “Experts” Have Finally Come For Dr. Seuss, For Our Childhoods And For Our Children—But We Know Their Secret 5. The NeoRacists 6. The Miseducation of America’s Elites 7. A Covenant with the Body Too 8. This Is What the Progressives Want To Do to Us 9. The COVID Baby Bust Reflects a Disturbing Cultural Reality 10. The Left’s New Moral Framework Includes Zero Forgiveness, Even For Dr. Seuss
01:05:56
March 22, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review March 1-7, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. Public Statement from James Coates, Pastor of GraceLife Church, Edmonton, Alberta 2. Major Evangelical Adoption Agency Will Now Serve Gay Parents Nationwide 3. Why No One Understands the Reformation Confessions Anymore 4. A New Pastoral Problem 5. The State of Church Attendance as Covid Turns One 6. Warning Signs About That State Of Evangelical Pop Culture: The Visible, Institutional Church Matters 7. When Amazon Erased My Book 8. Will They Come for the Homeschoolers? 9. If I Were Starting A Denomination From Scratch 10. The Equality Act
01:11:01
March 08, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for February 22-28
TAR Top 10 List 1. The OC — A New Burned Over District? Lessons to Be Learned 2. Pro-Gay Theology Invents a New Sin 3. Transgenderism Stems From Feminism’s Failure to Deal With Marilyn Monroe 4. Update On The 2021 PCA General Assembly 5. Satan Is Pleased to Use Pornography or Systematic Theology to Rob God of Worship 6. Strange Authority Speakers: 12 Concerns 7. What to Know About The Equality Act 8. 10 Things You Should Know about the African Church 9. ‘Quiet, CS Lewis is On’: Why Subject of New film Could Be Right For Now 10. How the Bible Defines Anxiety
01:06:30
March 01, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for February 15-21
TAR Top 10 List 1. Ravi Zacharias was a Liar, Sexual Pervert and Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing. This Report Proves It 2. Outrage Over Max Lucado Shows There Is No Room For Dissent In LGBT Church Politics 3. Presbyterian Church of Australia Set to Defy Gay Conversion Bill 4. Karl Marx’s Shameful Life Repudiates His Evil Ideology 5. What is Spiritual Abuse? 6. Rod Dreher and the Nostalgia Option 7. The Politicization of Medical Science 8. Why Does It Take So Long To Explain Infant Baptism? 9. Children of God and Lockdowns: A Response to Dr. Van Vliet 10. Greg Beale, Renowned Scholar of New Testament and Biblical Interpretation, to Join RTS Faculty
01:09:07
February 22, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for February 8-14
TAR Top 10 List 1. A Plea to the PCA 2. Reaping the Woke Church We Have Sown 3. Exchange of Letters on Sanctification and Expectations of Transformation 4. No Middle Ground 5. A Proper Christian Response to Sexual Sin in Our Culture 6. Joe Biden’s Transgender Fictions 7. About Those Prophecies of Trump’s Re-election 8. China’s Communist Leaders Fear Christian Population May Reach 300 Million by 2030 9. Erasing Classic Literature for Kids 10. I Long to See You: A Pastoral Plea for Valuing In-Person Gatherings
01:10:43
February 15, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for Feb. 1-7 2021
1. Update From the PCA SJC on the Greg Johnson Case - 1:35 2. This Neo-liberalism is Worse than Neo-Orthodoxy - 11:32 3. PCA Minister Ronald Harold Parrish, 69, Called Home to Glory - 20:00 4. Who Was Idelette Calvin? - 23:24 5. Keep Moving Forward - 28:25 6. Biden’s Promise to Pass “The Equality Act” in His First 100 Days as President - 32:00 7. Sexuality and Identity: A Pastoral Statement from the College of Bishops - 39:59 8. When Division Is Necessary—Divide - 51:03 9. 5 Myths About Being a Pastor’s Wife - 55:54 10. The Eclipse of the Gospel and the School of Hard Knox - 1:01:40
01:07:45
February 08, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for January 25-31, 2021
TAR Top 10 List 1. Should A Confessional Presbyterian Denomination Use Images of Jesus for Promotional Purposes? 2. John Gerstner’s Sad Conclusion (1981) 3. QAnon Is Destroying the GOP From Within 4. Hannah Leigh Ford, 27, Alabama Lobbyist, Called Home to Glory 5. Which City Should We Love? (Part 1) 6. Reflecting on a Broken Vow 7. Evangelicalism: Biblical Fidelity or Political Expediency 8. What Is Critical Race Theory? 9. Transgenderism and Transformation: One Man’s Story 10. Idol
01:02:02
February 01, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for January 11-17
1. Christian Options Living Under a Marxist Regime - 4:08 2. Christians Shaming Christians Over Voting for Trump: 3 Strawman Arguments That Need to Stop - 10:25 3. Evangelicals and Race Theory - 19:56 4. 17 New Books for the Thinking Christian - 25:19 5. The University as the Woke Mission Field: A Dissident Women’s Studies Ph.D. Speaks Out - 28:13 6. A Review: ‘Live Not By Lies’ by Rod Dreher - 37:42 7. In Search of a Christian Political Theology: Dominionism, Kuyperianism, and Christian Realism - 43:50 8. Six Ontario Church Elders Charged With Exceeding Worship Limits, Face $10K Fines - 51:54 9. A Parable from the Dead - 58:35 10. How Much Should We Pay Our Pastor? - 1:04:23
01:09:05
January 18, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for January 4-10
1. Another Assessment of Missouri Presbytery’s Response on Homosexuality and the Christian Life - 2:00 2. The Salt That Has Lost Its Savor: The Woke Church and the Undoing of America-18:53 3. Understanding The New Calvinists: Neither New Nor Calvinists -27:24 4. Covenant Theological Seminary Announces Its Sixth President - 33:45 5. Donald Trump Is Not the Lord Jesus Christ. Got It? Are You Sure? - 36:29 6. China’s Threat to the Bible - 42:52 7. Psychopathy and the Origins of Totalitarianism - 50:07 8. The Mystery of the Trinity by Vern Poythress - 54:26 9. The Role of Technology and Media in the Sexual Revolution - 59:27 10. A Woke Church is Doomed to Fail - 1:03:30
01:10:48
January 11, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for December 27-January 3rd
TAR Top 10 List 1. Evangelical Voters 2. Two Prominent Pastors Break With Southern Baptist Convention After Critical Race Theory Statement 3. Is the Magistrate’s Prohibition of Public Worship a Lawful Command in Our Present Situation? 4. A Mistake Christians Make regarding the LGBTQ+ Movement 5. Twelve Major Trends for Churches in 2021 6. New ’Woke’ Denomination is a Warning Sign to Christians 7. ‘Hillbilly Elegy’—A Threat to Critical Race Theory 8. You WILL Be Silenced! 9. Dealing with Lust 10. “The Whole World is Turning Toward Evil”
01:26:42
January 05, 2021
Aquila Report Weekly Review for December 20-27
TAR Top 10 List December 20-27 1. Of Slopes and Church History – An Interview 2:52 2. The Sad Irony of Celebrity Pastors 11:33 3. The Isolation of Evangelical Elites 21:00 4. COVID-19 Lockdowns: Liberty and Science 31:50 5. We Can’t Control COVID (Or Much of Anything Else) 47:06 6. Think You Know the Christmas Story? 57:41 7. The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of 2020 1:00:31 8. Away With The Manger 1:07:29 9. The Death of My Son and the Birth of My Savior 1:12:56 10. The Church and Israel in the New Testament 1:16:26
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December 28, 2020
Aquila Report Weekly Review for December 13-20
TAR Top 10 List 12-22-2020 1. The PCA’s Very Slippery Slope 2. Advent Is Not A Presbyterian Tradition 3. Carl Trueman’s New Book 4. The Fundamentalist-Modernist Controversy and the Spirit of Schleiermacher 5. Three Men And A Baby! First Family In California With THREE Dads On Their Child’s Birth Certificate 6. How May God Be Known? 7. Beware of Wolves in Your Midst: Appearing to be Sheep 8. Bible Reading and Prayer in the Marriage of Charles and Susie Spurgeon 9. The DNA of a Diotrephes, Part 1 10. The Myth That Americans Were Poorly Educated Before Mass Government Schooling
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December 21, 2020
Aquila Report Weekly Review Inaugural Podcast
The Aquila Report Top 10 List Week of Dec. 7th 1. The FAQs: What You Should Know About COVID-19 Vaccines 2. Why Singing Hymns the Traditional Way is Better than Singing the Pop Worship Way 3. Episcopal Church Will be Dead in 20 Years, Researcher Says; Denomination Continues ‘Dire’ Decline 4. What Can We Learn from God’s Quarantine Laws? Four Truths for Today from Leviticus 13–15 5. Obeying Rulers with the Reformed Tradition 6. I Fear God, and I’m Afraid of God 7. How Reformed Theologians’ Commitment To Self-Rule And Resisting Tyranny Helped Form America 8. When The Government Harms People To Help Others 9. Racial Disparities and The Parable of the Talents 10. I Did Not Yet Love the Church
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December 14, 2020