Marsha West column
Marsha West is the owner and managing editor of Christian Research Network (CRN), On Solid Rock Resources, and Apprising Ministries. She is also co-founder of Berean Research.

For many years Marsha was a regular contributor to several popular blogs but now writes exclusively for CRN and RenewAmerica. Her articles have been translated into many languages and distributed worldwide.

Check out Marsha's Research Papers on CRN.

Connect with Marsha on Facebook and MeWe.

Taylor Swift may be causing her fans to stumble into witchcraft
Marsha West
June 3, 2024

Most Christians understand that witchcraft has its roots in paganism and that God admonishes His chosen ones to resist the temptation to participate in pagan . . .

Is the “Christian Right” doing the right thing in God’s eyes?
Marsha West
May 13, 2024

By far the biggest obstacle the visible Church faces is the infiltration of progressive activists, many of whom are renowned pastors, authors, conference . . .

Christians are being led to the gates of hell by Progressives' fake Jesus
Marsha West
March 11, 2024

There are a host of people on this planet who proclaim loud and proud “I’m a Christian,” and they believe they’re saved from the wrath of God because . . .

A culture of unholy Christians
Marsha West
January 9, 2024

I’m addressing a subject about which I have already written a decade ago entitled A Culture of Counterfeit Christians (from herein out CCC). The article . . .

Self-absorbed ‘Christians’ and their perceptions of the Bible
Marsha West
November 13, 2023

Because I’ve been involved in online discernment for 17 years people ask me questions about the latest fads sweeping through the visible Church; likewise, my . . .

When Christians tolerate anything and everybody, you cannot guard the flock against wolves
Marsha West
September 25, 2023

Like the Burger King Whopper, many people customize Jesus so that they can have Him their way. Nowadays the Jesus portrayed in the Bible is out! Passe! People . . .

Christians have a choice to make: Paul of Tarsus or Taurus the Bull. Which will it be?
Marsha West
August 28, 2023

Profanity, pornography, programs laced with filth in movies and on cable assail us non-stop. Most people are offended by Hollywood’s obsession with polluting . . .

Why do you love your sin so much?
Marsha West
July 11, 2023

The story you’re about to hear is based on true events. One of the things I most enjoy about small-town living is the ease of grocery shopping. The local . . .

Are you praying to the only true God?
Marsha West
May 25, 2023

Christianity holds to the view that prayer is of the leading of the Holy Spirit. Octavius Winslow put it in these words: It must be acknowledged by the . . .

Exposed: The charismatic excesses 'Jesus Revolution' conveniently left out
Marsha West
April 20, 2023

Beware of supposing that a teacher is to be trusted because although he holds some unsound views, he yet ‘teaches a great deal of truth.’ Such a teacher . . .

Bethel Redding is a shark tank – woe to Bethel!
Marsha West
July 25, 2022

There are no words to describe what the "principalities and powers" who run the cult known as Bethel Redding are conjuring up inside the walls of what they . . .

Dispensationalism, ultra-dispensationalism, hyper-dispensationalism. Is there a difference?
Marsha West
June 2, 2022

Evangelical leaders sat by wordless while narcissistic self-serving false teachers covertly, and in some cases overtly, infiltrated the visible Church. What can . . .

Bethel Church’s new megabuck megastructure will model ‘on earth as it is in heaven’
Marsha West
September 1, 2021

I have groundbreaking news to report. Bethel Church in Redding CA (BCR) has plans to construct an Apostolic Training Center. According to Bill Johnson, who . . .

Major evangelical figure comes out as gay
Marsha West
August 13, 2021

Jonathan Merritt is “one of America's most prolific religion writers” and a reporter for various news agencies including Religion News Service. He is also . . .

Is God really the one behind ‘The Chosen,as the creator of the series declares?
Marsha West
June 30, 2021

Thousands of people, including many Christians, have tuned in to watch the series The Chosen. The series is about Jesus Christ and His disciples, both before . . .

Blood Moons: Prophets who persist in prophesying falsely
Marsha West
May 21, 2021

A total lunar eclipse will occur May 26, 2021 and will be visible in the North America, South America, Asia, Australia, and the Pacific. Some call the full moon . . .

Christian publishing houses are advancing the apostasy pandemic in the Church
Marsha West
May 14, 2021

Dr. David F. Wells lamented that he has watched “with growing disbelief as the evangelical church has cheerfully plunged into astounding theological . . .

The mainstreaming of neo-Gnosticism In Evangelicalism
Marsha West
April 21, 2021

May the Lord have mercy upon us because we are only now beginning to pay the price of years of Bible studies that goes around the room asking: “What does this . . .

Who or what is the force that drives the Left to cancel conservatives?
Marsha West
March 12, 2021

It has become clear to discerning Christians that the Spiritual Forces of Darkness engineered America’s shift to the far left. And anyone who chooses not to . . .

Shockingly, many Christians think nothing of using satanic practices to ‘experience God in a powerful way’
Marsha West
February 16, 2021

Today, I visited a long-time friend’s Facebook page. I’ll call her Ginger. Ginger is a professing Christian who says she reads the Bible regularly as well . . .

Evangelicalism has been hijacked by ‘woke’ elitist progressive ‘Christians’
Marsha West
January 27, 2021

What does it mean to be an Evangelical? In days gone by Evangelical differentiated Protestants from Roman Catholic and Orthodox Churches. During the revivals . . .

Does the Bible actually teach that we’re not to judge others?
Marsha West
December 18, 2020

Some professing Christians become infuriated when those of us in a discernment ministry has the chutzpah to report on a false teacher by name, as if naming . . .

‘The Return’ – Jonathan Cahn’s upcoming prayer event produced by wolves in sheep’s clothing
Marsha West
September 8, 2020

Right Wing Watch (RWW), a blog that is as far left as you can get, exists to attack conservatives which include evangelicals, i.e. right wingers. I do not . . .

A whole lotta 'Christian' bestsellers are unfit for Christian consumption
Marsha West
December 6, 2019

Sadly, "Christian" book sellers line their shelves with books that are clearly unbiblical. Books that put a positive spin on New Age spirituality, Eastern . . .

Christianity is teaming with creepy con-artists, soothsayers, heavenly tourism peddlers & partakers in 'faith-based' yoga
Marsha West
October 11, 2019

"It's not easy being green," crooned Kermit the Frog. "People tend to pass you over...because you're not standing out like flashy sparkles in the water, or . . .

God's holy name, misused and abused, even by believers
Marsha West
June 20, 2019

You can run, you can hide, but you can't get away from it, "God knows I've tried." It seems that wherever you go, whether it's to the mall, a movie, the golf . . .

Christian, you're engulfed in an all-out spiritual battle. Are you prepared for it?
Marsha West
May 29, 2019

For years I've been saying that America is in an all-out spiritual battle. Kids vs. Parents...Sexual deviancy vs. Virtue...Hollywood vs. Family values...Filth . . .

Christian parents must be willing to fight for the heart and soul of their children
Marsha West
May 1, 2019

Recently I penned a piece to explain Bible believing Christian parent's responsibility in helping shape their children's worldview. I received so much feedback . . .

Christian kids must slay wolves in sheep's clothing, not pet them
Marsha West
April 18, 2019

Here's a sobering fact the Church must come to grips with: Even children who are "churched" are woefully unprepared to "contend for the faith that was once for . . .

Hollywood's plunge into the bottomless pit
Marsha West
October 25, 2017

We cannot log into our electronic media without seeing the face of film producer Harvey Weinstein on almost every news site; likewise, that chubby face is all . . .

Purpose Driven dismantling of Christianity (Reprise)
Marsha West
June 5, 2017

Posted below is part 3 of a column I wrote for RenewAmerica in 2011. In it I revealed that religious syncretism (a blending of many different belief systems) . . .

Have Christians lost the art of biblical discernment?
Marsha West
January 24, 2017

What exactly is discernment? It means "to distinguish, to separate out by diligent search, to examine." Search...examine... "Now these Jews were more noble . . .

Progressive Christians and their doctrines of devils
Marsha West
December 3, 2016

Do not be fooled by professing Christians who prefer either "progressive Christian" or "social justice Christian" over evangelical. It matters not what trendy . . .

What do you think about all this Satan stuff?
Marsha West
September 21, 2016

It's a fact of earthly life that when God opens the windows of heaven to bless us, the devil opens the doors of hell to blast us. When God begins moving, the . . .

Would Jesus refer to certain people on Trump's Christian Advisory Committee as serpents and hypocrites?
Marsha West
July 26, 2016

I have a deep concern for those who are warring against the Lord Jesus Christ. I'm speaking of men and women who are spreading a false gospel around the globe, . . .

James Dobson reveals who he believes led Donald Trump to Christ
Marsha West
July 4, 2016

For many months there has been a lot of speculation over whether or not Donald Trump is an evangelical Christian, as he claims. During a recent interview with . . .

The rotten fruit of the NAR
Marsha West
June 29, 2016

To fully grasp all the reasons the New Apostolic Reformation is such a dangerous movement and why discernment bloggers incessantly warn about this cult, I'm . . .

Some Christian news blogs and high-profile leaders overlook the truth
Marsha West
June 11, 2016

When I heard that Jan Crouch died of a massive stroke, to be quite honest, I was not saddened by the news. Why? Well, for one thing Jan and her deceased . . .

Cold hard facts on cults
Marsha West
April 29, 2016

Six years ago I penned a piece entitled "Caught up in a cult?" My concern at the time was that a growing number of people were being drawn into cults and cult . . .

Evangelicals divided, a movement fractured Part 2
Marsha West
April 7, 2016

In part one I examined the term "evangelical" and laid out what true evangelicals believe and why they believe it. Admittedly the movement has evolved largely . . .

Evangelicals divided, a movement fractured Part 1
Marsha West
March 31, 2016

Evangelicalism as a movement is rushing headlong toward theological ambiguity, which is another way of saying apostasy. ~ Michael Horton The failure of . . .

Controversial Christian historian David Barton... misinterpretations... errors... and Glenn Beck
Marsha West
January 28, 2016

"If your family homeschools, or if you send your kids to a Christian school, or even if you are actively involved in Republican politics, listen to talk radio, . . .

70% of Americans are Christians? Seriously?
Marsha West
August 28, 2015

A recent report indicates that 70% of Americans are Christians. If this is true, what it says to this writer is that a whole host of people who profess faith . . .

Reformed pastor Francis Chan to speak at IHOP cult --- again!
Marsha West
August 3, 2015

In 2013 Francis Chan spoke at the International House of Prayer (IHOP) apostasy fest Onething: Until the Fame of Jesus Fills the Earth annual event brought to . . .

Are you a member of the HFIB Club?
Marsha West
July 3, 2015

Many Bible believing Christians are members of the HFIB club. The acronym stands for hate, fear, ignorance and bigotry. To be inducted into HFIB all one has . . .

Does U2's Bono, a professing Christian, believe the Bible?
Marsha West
June 15, 2015

Any [teaching] that is good is in the Word of God, and any that is not in the Word of God is not good. I am a Bible Christian and if an archangel with a . . .

Better gear up for the 5 major changes coming to the Church
Marsha West
May 27, 2015

John Burton has written a piece entitled "Ancient and Emerging: 5 Major Changes Coming to the Church." Before you get all excited, or maybe even concerned over . . .

Movieguide props up profane preacher
Marsha West
May 19, 2015

Anyone who follows the news knows that mega pop-star Justin Bieber has made headlines for behaving badly. What some of you may not know is that Justin's a . . .

Liberalism's warm fuzzy god
Marsha West
May 4, 2015

For a number of years a woman I know, I'll call her Rachel, has wrestled with giving her life to Christ. She admits she really wants to, but how can she when . . .

Glenn Beck receives a "mantle" from a false prophet
Marsha West
April 23, 2015

Chuck Pierce claims he's a "prophet" in the New Apostolic Reformation (NAR) or what many refer to as Dominionism. Because of Pierce's elevated status, he . . .

Pitiable capitulating pro-family leaders, Part 2
Marsha West
March 26, 2015

Before the term pro-family was hijacked by liberals (evangelical was also hijacked) supporters were largely made up from conservative Protestants, Roman . . .

Pitiable capitulating pro-family leaders, part 1
Marsha West
March 19, 2015

Religious Right, Christian Right, religious conservatives, "values voters" and evangelicals are a few of the titles given to the social and or political groups . . .

Be skeptical of Dr. Oz's remedies and Rick Warren's 'plans'
Marsha West
January 15, 2015

Dr. Mehmet Oz, who is a renowned cardiothoracic surgeon, author and host of a successful TV show, has involved himself in some, um, questionable cures for what . . .

Fight the spiritual forces of wickedness -- and win!
Marsha West
December 11, 2014

Some of the news headlines this past week gave me reason for concern. Here are a few of them: Satanic Temple Approved for [Florida] Capitol Holiday . . .

Bethel Church's "Apostle" Bill Johnson: A comedy of errors, Part 2
Marsha West
November 6, 2014

Before I report on Apostle Bill's endeavor to involve his followers in his "grave sucking," undertaking, I must tell you a brief story that involves an angel, a . . .

Bethel Church's "apostle" Bill Johnson: A comedy of errors, Part 1
Marsha West
October 20, 2014

Bill Johnson is no stranger to controversy. For one thing, he claims to be an apostle, as in the unique position held by the twelve apostles of Jesus Christ.  . . .

Christian meditation: what's biblical and what's not
Marsha West
September 23, 2014

In Joshua 1:8 God said: "This Book of the Law shall not depart from your mouth, but you shall meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do . . .

The Prosperity Priestess and the pied pieper of IHOP
Marsha West
September 9, 2014

Well lookie here. Joyce Meyer, popular women's conference speaker; health and wealth author; radio & TV teacher (whew!) has been invited to speak at the . . .

The low-information evangelical, part 2
Marsha West
August 29, 2014

Appearing in part 1 is the phrase "low-information voter" (LIV) which is oft used by a popular radio talk show host. The host suggests that those who make up . . .

The low-information evangelical, part 1
Marsha West
August 12, 2014

We are told throughout the New Testament to judge, to test, to discern, to assess, to rebuke, to hold one another to account, to make moral distinctions, and to . . .

Cowardly Christian entertainers
Marsha West
June 16, 2014

During an interview with The Independent last year, country western star Carrie Underwood, a professing Christian, got the media's full attention when she . . .

Glenn Beck goes off on "religious people"
Marsha West
June 2, 2014

"The Doctrine and Covenants leaves no doubt about the Mormon teaching of exclusivity when it says the LDS Church is 'the only true and living church upon the . . .

Does the Bible really say we're not to judge?
Marsha West
May 8, 2014

Some professing Christians become infuriated when a "watchblogger" has the chutzpah to report on a false teacher by name, as if naming names is unbiblical.  . . .

World Vision, Christian organization? part 2
Marsha West
April 17, 2014

I wrote about the controversy swirling around the so-called Christian organization World Vision here. For those who are unaware of what occurred on March 24, . . .

World Vision, Christian organization? part 1
Marsha West
April 10, 2014

The dust has settled a bit since Christian humanitarian aid organization World Vision's March 24 announcement that it would hire gay couples who are legally . . .

Addressing concerns over "Son of God" film
Marsha West
March 11, 2014

Take no part in the unfruitful works of darkness, but instead expose them. ~Eph 5:11 Not surprisingly the movie "Son of God" has created quite a stir in the . . .

A culture of counterfeit Christians
Marsha West
March 3, 2014

Have you ever run over a dead skunk in the road? I have, during a heat wave. The smell got into my tires and permeated our garage for days! I'll go out on a . . .

Rick Warren's new book "Daniel Plan: 40 Days to a Healthier Life" awash with doctrines of demons
Marsha West
November 12, 2013

Rick Warren is one of America's most influential Christian ministers. He's so popular that many folks call him "America's Pastor." Warren has earned a . . .

Sin is at the heart of what is wrong in your life
Marsha West
October 8, 2013

No one has any right to believe that he is indeed a Christian unless he is humbly seeking to obey the teachings of the One whom he calls Lord. Christ once asked . . .

What would Jesus have you do?
Marsha West
July 9, 2013

No question, we are a culture that loves to be entertained. Even churches have caught on to the public's desire for 24/7 entertainment. As a consequence, a . . .

Going against God "just for fun"
Marsha West
May 2, 2013

Today we're hearing a lot about Spiritism or Spiritualism, not to be confused with spiritual or spirituality, as in "I'm not religious, I'm spiritual," or "I'm . . .

Christians mystically encountering God
Marsha West
April 16, 2013

For a couple of decades there has been a big push by numerous evangelical leaders to incorporate pagan practices into the visible Church. These unbiblical . . .

The true meaning of the day in which chocolate was invented
Marsha West
March 30, 2013

Not surprisingly, the principal of Heritage Elementary School in Madison, Alabama has banned the use of 'Easter Bunny' in the school in the name of religious . . .

Retailers and entertainment industry aspire to hyper-sexualize girls
Marsha West
March 20, 2013

Victoria's Secret (VS) has sunk to a new low – and I didn't think that was possible. Recently the retailer introduced a line of intimate apparel that they . . .

Celebrating 40 years of legal infanticide
Marsha West
January 21, 2013

Every year on January 22 pro-aborts celebrate the anniversary of Roe v. Wade. Forty years ago the Supreme Court legalized abortion in the United States with a 7 . . .

The "new breed" of Christian fashion
Marsha West
January 3, 2013

A couple of weeks ago, while I was surfing the net for articles to include in the Email Brigade News Report, I came across a piece entitled "Provocative . . .

Should Christians hold prayer vigils with apostates?
Marsha West
December 13, 2012

During the 2012 election, the New Religious Right (NRR) held prayer vigils all throughout the United States. Their rallying cry: "If my people, who are called . . .

No limit on federally funded abortions if Obama's re-elected
Marsha West
November 3, 2012

How should Bible believing Christians prioritize the issues as they vote on Tuesday? With millions of Americans out of work, and no hope of finding employment . . .

Finding God's will is no deep dark secret
Marsha West
October 18, 2012

Is it possible for a Christian to know God's will and not have to agonize over it? Should a believer make a decision without first spending hours in prayer, . . .

Rick Warren and Joel Osteen acquiesce to Oprah
Marsha West
October 12, 2012

Is there no end to the lack of spiritual discernment within the Christian community? Even some of our Church leaders are showing a startling lack of discernment . . .

Profane preachers contribute to killing the conscience
Marsha West
September 27, 2012

A good man out of the good treasure of his heart bringeth forth that which is good; and an evil man out of the evil treasure of his heart bringeth forth that . . .

Liberals created the culture of evil and death, part 3
Marsha West
September 11, 2012

By far the biggest obstacle the Church faces is the infiltration of ubiquitous, aggressive liberals, many of whom are renowned pastors, authors, conference . . .

Liberals created the culture of evil and death, part 2
Marsha West
August 31, 2012

Liberals are responsible for much of the evil in America. But in their zeal to "Reclaim America for Christ" some well-intentioned pro-family conservatives have . . .

Liberals created the culture of evil and death, part 1
Marsha West
August 6, 2012

The world did not become a different place because of the Second Amendment. It became a different place because of the perverted and evil philosophies that have . . .

Liberals changing word meanings with intent to deceive
Marsha West
July 19, 2012

"The truth is incontrovertible, malice may attack it, ignorance may deride it, but in the end; there it is." — Winston Churchill Where I found truth, . . .

Are all angels safe?
Marsha West
July 13, 2012

Contrary to popular belief angels are neither chubby little babes with rosy cheeks nor are they exquisite young women with gossamer wings decked out in long . . .

A woman's right to choose...the sex of her baby?
Marsha West
June 2, 2012

I objected to Roe v. Wade the moment it was decided, not because of any doubts about abortion, but because the decision was a radical deformation of the . . .

People of faith must join the fight to preserve normal marriage
Marsha West
May 14, 2012

Marriage is a fundamental social institution that does not exist just for the emotional satisfaction of two individuals but for the greater good of the . . .

Oprah's at it again, declaring she's a Christian
Marsha West
May 7, 2012

Why is Oprah trying so hard to convince us that she's a Christian when what she believes about Jesus Christ flies in the face of historic, orthodox Christianity . . .

Jesus: The illumined Illuminator
Marsha West
April 17, 2012

Contemporary Christianity is following "every wind of doctrine" in spite of the fact that Scripture warns about taking this route. Self-professed Christ . . .

Plastic Easter eggs, jellybeans and Jesus?
Marsha West
April 7, 2012

Easter conjures images of decorative baskets filled with all sorts of goodies, cool new clothes, church services, the annual Easter egg hunt, families and . . .

Rick Warren once again caught up in controversy, Part 2
Marsha West
March 29, 2012

Plastic pastors transparent enough to see through, like Joel Osteen, are not as dangerous as Rick Warren. Modalistic moguls of the painfully-obvious-money . . .

Rick Warren once again caught up in controversy, Part 1
Marsha West
March 21, 2012

In January 2011 mega church pastor Rick Warren enlisted the help of three doctors to come up with a health plan for Saddleback Church (SBC). The doctors he . . .

A fast-growing movement with disastrous implications
Marsha West
March 8, 2012

"The gospel's most dangerous earthly adversaries are not raving atheists who stand outside the door shouting threats and insults. They are church leaders who . . .

Planned Parenthood urges students to share their sex-perience
Marsha West
March 3, 2012

Most Americans are unaware that National Condom Week has been going on since the 1970s commencing the week of February 14th — and I'm not making this up. . . .

Got meat?
Marsha West
February 20, 2012

Sue's a self-professed Christian who attends church and a Bible study regularly and sings with the praise and worship team. Sue also practices yoga, consults a . . .

Would the Son of God contradict the Father?
Marsha West
February 10, 2012

Is it true that Jesus never mentioned anything about homosexuality? That He never brought it up, even once? Most of us have heard the line that in the Gospels . . .

Gladiator-style takedown of demonic forces, Part 2
Marsha West
January 19, 2012

It really doesn't matter whether or not people believe in angels and demons. And it doesn't matter if skeptics think those who do are wingnuts . The fact . . .

Gladiator-style takedown of demonic forces, Part 1
Marsha West
January 10, 2012

A large number of Christians throughout the world consider themselves to be spiritual warfare prayer warriors. What they do is known as "intercessory prayer." . . .

Hollywood unraveling the fabric of society
Marsha West
December 12, 2011

Liberal Hollywood is intentionally corrupting children's morals via the movies and TV programs they produce for public consumption. defines the . . .

Kids are being exposed to shocking levels of sexual content
Marsha West
November 19, 2011

This probably won't shock most people because we live in an age where the envelope has been pushed so far it's disappeared over the horizon. According to the . . .

Is Rick Perry on a mission from God?
Marsha West
November 2, 2011

GOP hopeful Rick Perry is an evangelical Christian. Recently his wife stated that before he made his decision to run "He prayed about it, he really prayed about . . .

Dominionists are on the move...and they mean business
Marsha West
October 11, 2011

"Once we have the apostles in place, we will then bring the intercessors and the prophets into the inner circle, and we will end up with the spiritual core we . . .

Throwaway human beings
Marsha West
September 29, 2011

In 2005 a nineteen-year old Canadian woman strangled her newborn baby and threw his tiny body over a fence. Twice a jury found her guilty of second-degree . . .

Glenn Beck's "pure personal truth," Part 2
Marsha West
September 13, 2011

Glenn Beck is a charming, witty, well-spoken, well-informed, transparent individual who has some unique gifts, one of which is his ability to unite people for a . . .

Glenn Beck's "pure personal truth," Part 1
Marsha West
September 6, 2011

Here Glenn Beck goes again, claiming he's a Christian, this time at Restoring Courage 2011 — Jerusalem. Glenn gets upset when anyone questions his . . .

Christian leaders: It's about time you test false teachers
Marsha West
August 23, 2011

I have written several articles voicing concern over the Christian Right (CR) uniting with leaders in the New Apostolic Reformation (NAR) for the purpose of . . .

My response to "The Response" Gov. Rick Perry's call to prayer
Marsha West
August 8, 2011

Having previously written a piece on The Response voicing my legitimate concerns over Gov. Rick Perry's August 6th prayer event that was held at Reliant Stadium . . .

Texas governor's Aug 6th prayer event leadership team includes cult members
Marsha West
August 1, 2011

The prayer event I'm speaking of is The Response: a call to prayer for a nation in crisis. The cult Gov. Rick Perry has involved himself with is the New . . .

The Religious Right unites with Religious Renegades, Part 3
Marsha West
June 30, 2011

There's an old saying, "The road to hell is paved with good intentions," meaning that people who believe they are doing good often end up doing evil. It's the . . .

The Religious Right unites with the Religious Renegades, Part 2
Marsha West
June 10, 2011

My purpose for writing this article is not to discredit, scold or embarrass the Christian Right (CR) for their part in helping to advance the bizarre beliefs of . . .

The Religious Right uniting with Religious Renegades, Part 1
Marsha West
May 18, 2011

Some Religious Right leaders have joined forces with movers and shakers, literally speaking, of the New Apostolic Reformation (NAR). They have been warned about . . .

Purpose Driven dismantling of Christianity, Part 3
Marsha West
April 15, 2011

This overview of what I have termed Syncretism Stew shows a diabolically inspired supermarket of truth and error in the postmodern Church. What we're witnessing . . .

Purpose Driven dismantling of Christianity, Part 2
Marsha West
April 1, 2011

A person could choke to death on the Syncretism Stew so-called Christians have cooked up. This swill contains the worst abominations imaginable. Presbyterian, . . .

Purpose Driven dismantling of Christianity, Part 1
Marsha West
March 18, 2011

The real danger to traditional Christianity is not from without, but from within its own ranks. Millions of professing Christians have conformed to the world . . .

Christian "watchbloggers" under fire
Marsha West
February 10, 2011

A few years ago "the world's most famous Christian blogger," Tim Challies, took Christian "watchbloggers" to task in his piece Evil as Entertainment.  . . .

Rick Warren introduces "The Devil Plan"
Marsha West
January 24, 2011

Pastor Rick Warren continues to work at "fulfilling people's needs." His latest endeavor is "The Daniel Plan," a 52-week health and fitness program. Pastor . . .

Tinseltown is on a mission to sexualize young girls
Marsha West
January 13, 2011

There are some disturbing things going on right under parents' noses. Their daughters are being sexualized by Hollywood elites who would sell their soul to the . . .

'Red Eye' host gives social conservatives a black eye
Marsha West
January 7, 2011

The host of Fox News Channel's Red Eye smeared and mocked what he deems "conservative moralists" such as the Family Research Council and Concerned Women for . . .

There will be a great cost to repealing Don't Ask, Don't Tell
Marsha West
December 20, 2010

This is the last thing I wanted to write about one week before Christmas. For several weeks I have taken a break from writing to put my focus on the holidays: . . .

The historic Democrat slap down
Marsha West
November 5, 2010

We won. By the end of the night on Nov. 2 we experienced one of the largest Republican tidal waves to hit Capitol Hill in over 6 decades. Now conservatives . . .

America's moral implosion
Marsha West
October 26, 2010

The 60s generation embraced moral relativism — the belief that there is no right and wrong — and it swept across our nation like a firestorm. Five . . .

Christians get twisted out of shape when they learn the truth about yoga
Marsha West
October 14, 2010

Believers are called to meditate upon the Word of God — an external Word that comes to us by divine revelation — not to meditate by means of . . .

No 'coming out party' for gays in the military
Marsha West
September 29, 2010

The radical Left's effort to repeal Don't Ask, Don't Tell (DADT), a law that bans homosexuals from serving openly in the military, has failed. On September 21 . . .

Remove your cultural blinders, liberals!
Marsha West
September 15, 2010

On July 18, 2010, Bob Schieffer, host of Face the Nation on CBS, interviewed Attorney General Eric Holder. During the 30 minute interview, Schieffer neglected . . .

Questioning with boldness: Which is it Glenn, are you a Mormon or a Christian? Part 2
Marsha West
August 31, 2010

Recently Bill O'Reilly very pointedly asked Glenn Beck why he avoids the culture war. On the same-sex "marriage" issue Beck, who purports to be a conservative, . . .

Questioning with boldness: Which is it Glenn, are you a Mormon or a Christian? Part 1
Marsha West
August 25, 2010

This article needs to be written. I have to admit that I hate doing it because I've been a Glenn Beck supporter for well over a year now. But, alas, my . . .

Secular humanism fizzles, cosmic humanism flourishes
Marsha West
August 17, 2010

It may surprise some readers to learn that secular humanism, the anti-religious, anti-supernatural belief system liberal reformers and radicals tried to foist . . .

True culture change comes when hearts are changed
Marsha West
July 28, 2010

If I've said it once I've said it a thousand times: America has lost its moral compass. Our country has fallen into the pit of depravity and if we're going to . . .

To HU or not to HU, that is the question
Marsha West
July 6, 2010

People all over the globe are singing or chanting the HU. Not hoo, as in whoohoo! It's pronounced Hue as in Hugh Grant. HUers say it is an "amazing love song . . .

Carl Jung: psychologist or sorcerer?
Marsha West
June 22, 2010

"Many Christian psychology professionals are only average pew warmers, who then practice secular psychology." — Steven J. Cole Psychiatrist Carl Gustav . . .

A subtle and dangerous shift in Christianity
Marsha West
June 9, 2010

It seems everyone's practicing yoga meditation these days. Physicians recommend it to their patients which means it's beneficial...right? Meditation is said . . .

Damnable heresies invading the Church
Marsha West
May 25, 2010

A large number of Christians are unaware that literally truck loads of counterfeit Christians have gained access to pulpits, wormed their way into Church . . .

Are you praying to the only true God?
Marsha West
May 12, 2010

Christianity holds to the view that prayer is of the leading of the Holy Spirit. Octavius Winslow put it in these words: "It must be acknowledged by the . . .

God's opinion of you lasts forever
Marsha West
May 3, 2010

A Christian friend of mine is reading one of Joyce Meyer's books. If you haven't heard of Meyer, she is a popular health and wealth author/radio & TV teacher . . .

Should Christians "judge" others? You betcha!
Marsha West
April 27, 2010

One of the biggest problems in the Church is that some Christians are way too trusting. Jesus warned, "Beware of false prophets, which come to you in sheep's . . .

America's all-out spiritual battle, part 3
Marsha West
April 20, 2010

WHAT DOES SATAN HAVE HIS CLAWS INTO NOW? The enemy's strategy is to nudge. In the name of tolerance, diversity and unity we've been nudged into normalizing . . .

America's all-out spiritual battle, part 2
Marsha West
April 13, 2010

JESUS CHRIST AND DEMONS My question to Christians who doubt the devil's existence: Why would Jesus bother casting out demons if they don't exist? Why . . .

America's all-out spiritual battle, part 1
Marsha West
April 6, 2010

"Two boys were walking home from Sunday school after hearing a strong preaching on the devil. One said to the other, 'What do you think about all this Satan . . .

Doublespeak: the language of deception, Part 5
Marsha West
March 15, 2010

"Have It Your Way" Christianity In the Church, theological liberals are making every effort to deconstruct historic, orthodox Christianity. Liberals dilute . . .

Doublespeak: the language of deception, Part 4
Marsha West
March 10, 2010

The Church "The gospel's most dangerous earthly adversaries are not raving atheists who stand outside the door shouting threats and insults. They are church . . .

Doublespeak: the language of deception, Part 3
Marsha West
February 25, 2010

Illegal immigration The far left brands Americans who are against illegal immigration as "racists" and "xenophobes." defines racist thus:  . . .

Doublespeak: the language of deception, Part 2
Marsha West
February 18, 2010

Abortion on demand There is an abundance of doublespeak in the abortion debate. Note how instead of saying "women have a right to an abortion" the abortion . . .

Doublespeak: the language of deception, Part 1
Marsha West
February 9, 2010

Liberalism is not what it started out to be. 20th century classical liberalism "stressed human rationality, individual property rights, natural rights, the . . .

Christian music? Not so much
Marsha West
October 13, 2009

The Christian music industry offers a wide variety of music to consumers. Gospel, worship and praise, pop and rock, heavy metal, even grunge. You probably don . . .

A new religion masquerading as Christianity, Part 2
Marsha West
June 30, 2009

When I was a liberal I loved mocking the Bible. I'd get giddy arguing with conservatives over Bible stories that to me were ludicrous. One example is the . . .

A new religion masquerading as Christianity, Part 1
Marsha West
June 10, 2009

Recently the Barna Research Group released a study on the religious practices of liberals and Christians. According to the report: "The research.. . . .

Waterboarding, abortion, and liberals' appalling inconsistency
Marsha West
May 19, 2009

Some Americans feel that interrogative waterboarding is "torture" and are quite worried that our enemies are subjected to this sort of practice. I find it . . .

Be careful what you buy in Christian bookstores
Marsha West
March 19, 2009

It's understandable that free-market conservatives are deeply troubled that Barack Obama has taken the reins of power. Already we see America moving even . . .

Potions and charms and spells! Oh my!
Marsha West
February 9, 2009

"I will continue to proclaim that I am a Witch, and I am Wiccan, for it means the same thing. It is my religion, and it is my craft. It is my life." — Mike . . .

Caught up in a cult?
Marsha West
January 9, 2009

Countless people are caught up in cults and cult-like groups. To avoid being one of them it couldn't hurt to become familiar with the nature of a cult and . . .

Subverting the Word of God
Marsha West
December 19, 2008

Recently we learned that President Bush, an evangelical Christian, doesn't take the Bible literally. During an interview ABC's Cynthia McFadden asked him if . . .

Tony Jones' continuous leftward slide into apostasy
Marsha West
December 1, 2008

Emergent Church guru Tony Jones, the former national coordinator of Emergent Village, has been holding the issue of homosexuality "in abeyance" because  . . .

I feel your pain, Rosie, Ellen, and Melissa
Marsha West
November 17, 2008

On November 4th, California upheld traditional marriage by passing Proposition 8 by a half million votes, thus amending the state's constitution to restrict the . . .

View archive

The views expressed by RenewAmerica columnists are their own and do not necessarily reflect the position of RenewAmerica or its affiliates.

Stephen Stone
HAPPY EASTER: A message to all who love our country and want to help save it

Stephen Stone
The most egregious lies Evan McMullin and the media have told about Sen. Mike Lee

Siena Hoefling
Protect the Children: Update with VIDEO

Stephen Stone
FLASHBACK to 2020: Dems' fake claim that Trump and Utah congressional hopeful Burgess Owens want 'renewed nuclear testing' blows up when examined

Jerry Newcombe
A politically-incorrect prayer

Victor Sharpe
Who truly deserves a state? The Kurds or the Palestinians?

Pete Riehm
Father's Day: When men sing!

Cherie Zaslawsky
RFK Jr.: The silver-tongued spoiler

Randy Engel
A documentary: Opus Dei and the Knights of Columbus – The anatomy of a takeover bid, Part VIII

Linda Goudsmit
CHAPTER 22: What Is Social Justice?

Stephen Stone
A Song for Independence Day: ‘Have You Been To My Hometown?’

Rev. Mark H. Creech
From ancient idols to modern misconceptions: The call to worship only God

Michael Bresciani
Pride Month – Are we proud of the decimation, disfigurement, and death of children?

Tom DeWeese
The second great Colorado land grab

Matt C. Abbott
Dealing with the Dobbs backlash

Ronald R. Cherry
Book Review: Left Imperialism – From Cardinal Richelieu to Klaus Schwab, by Gary Gindler
  More columns


Click for full cartoon
More cartoons


Matt C. Abbott
Chris Adamo
Russ J. Alan
Bonnie Alba
Chuck Baldwin
Kevin J. Banet
J. Matt Barber
Fr. Tom Bartolomeo
. . .
[See more]

Sister sites