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Postmillennialism is optimistic about the power of the gospel. To convert the majority of the human race. And nations. Frequently in this blog we will cite bad news that seems to contradict our optimistic expectations. We do this to remind postmillennialists: the victory is not yet won; do not get complacent in your comfort; the […]

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Dispensationalists often speak of culturally-concerned postmillennialism as entailing a misguided primary focus for the Church.  This is due to their radical misunderstanding not only of the nature of the kingdom, but the postmillennial view of the essential focus of the gospel and the wide-reaching nature of redemption. They claim our “view of dominion is misdirected.  Only […]

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Once again we are reporting encouraging news of mission work in China. This is not a proof of postmillennialism, but it is ultimately as expectation of postmillennialism. Postmillennialism does not  believe that by the year 2012 the gospel will have won the victory in history. It believes that before Christ returns the victory will have […]

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Words of Hope — The Islamic Revolution promised much but delivered little. The theocratic tyranny of the ayatollahs proved more cruel and corrupt than the system it replaced. Despite twenty years of anti-Western, anti-Christian propaganda, Iranians actively seek alternatives to Islam. Muslims in Iran are more open to the gospel than ever before. Give thanks […]

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York Daily Record — Merle Weaver was facing trial on federal gun charges. His father-in-law had just died. And he lost his business, a gun shop in West Manchester Township. It was early 2004 and Weaver, now 45, was at his nadir. That’s when a friend asked him to attend a marriage retreat sponsored by […]

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Christian Post — The Billy Graham Evangelistic Association is recruiting churches across Canada to train some of their members in evangelism as preparation for next year’s launch of its “My Hope” telecast. The Canada telecast of BGEA’s “My Hope,” which involves friends sharing Jesus with friends with the help of broadcasts and videos, is being […]

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Mission News Network — You are a Christian child in Turkey. The Turkish government requires you to attend public school, but you are the only Christian in your class and in your school. Your classmates and your teacher see you as an outsider. Throughout the school year, you are bullied and called names. There is […]

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