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January 14, 2013
We’re often surrounded by so much misery and death that it can discourage us and take away our hope and peace. That’s why you’ll love Pastor Doug’s exploration of the promised paradise to come—to inspire you, give you hope, and re-energize your outreach efforts.
October 15, 2012
It’s one of the most important topics in the Bible, yet most people today are confused about it—even Christians. Pastor Doug Batchelor sets the record straight on what really happens when we die, sharing vital light you need to know in these last days.
July 23, 2012
Few things hurt more than failed expectations, yet Christians continue to set dates for Jesus’ return even though it causes many to doubt God’s Word. Pastor Doug tackles this crucial topic and sets the record straight about what we can and can’t know.
April 16, 2012
In this day and age, people are watching a lot more television and web videos at the expense of something far more important. Pastor Doug offers encouraging and inspirational biblical insight on knowing what to watch, when to watch it, and what it all means to your spiritual development.
January 19, 2012
Being labelled “zealous” in a religious sense often comes with negative connotations, but it doesn’t have to be that way. In this inspirational message, Pastor Doug shares how much the Lord wants you to be on fire for Him and for outreach—and how you can make it happen in your life starting today.
October 12, 2011
Did aliens or fallen angels marry human women and produce superhuman offspring? What does the Bible really say about the mysterious "sons of God"? Pastor Doug gets to the bottom of this controversial issue to provide a clear, biblically consistent solution that makes sense!
July 12, 2011
In this extended excerpt from Pastor Doug’s latest book, he explores the meaning of marriage in our culture and why this God established institution is in so much danger. He also provides some practical advice for keeping your marriage—and just about any other relationship—strong in the Lord.
April 04, 2011
Our first AFCOE Ukraine class has already reaped a harvest for Jesus Christ! In this special international report, AFCOE global coordinator Wes Peppers shares the challenges and victories experienced by this Spirit-led class and where God is leading AFCOE around the world today.
January 26, 2011
The parable of the Pharisee and the publican must have sent shock waves through the hearts and minds of Jesus’ day. But the deeper meanings behind this story apply to every soul who takes on the name of Christ. Pastor Doug explores the many facets of this heart-searching parable.
October 18, 2010
In this powerful message, Pastor Doug investigates a very real threat facing the church in the last days: Satan’s plan to neutralize the transforming power of the gospel. Learn why this “gospel lite” illusion is such a seductive, powerful delusion for Christians and how you can avoid it in your walk of faith.
Cleansing the Sanctuary, Pt. 1
The Seen and the Unseen War