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Rank #112 in Christianity category

Religion & Spirituality
Christianity
News
News Commentary
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A daily Christian worldview commentary hosted by best-selling author Eric Metaxas and Colson Center President John Stonestreet. BreakPoint provides you with a short and applicable Christian perspective on today’s news and trends.

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A daily Christian worldview commentary hosted by best-selling author Eric Metaxas and Colson Center President John Stonestreet. BreakPoint provides you with a short and applicable Christian perspective on today’s news and trends.

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866 Ratings
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Vote democrat now?

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So after your Friday podcast do we now vote democrat?

Informative Christian worldview

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Current events discussed through a Christian worldview

iTunes Ratings

866 Ratings
Average Ratings
769
41
17
24
15

Vote democrat now?

By Lily's Papa - Oct 14 2019
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So after your Friday podcast do we now vote democrat?

Informative Christian worldview

By Zoe Ixthyz - Aug 12 2019
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Current events discussed through a Christian worldview
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The BreakPoint Podcast

Latest release on Jan 28, 2020

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A daily Christian worldview commentary hosted by best-selling author Eric Metaxas and Colson Center President John Stonestreet. BreakPoint provides you with a short and applicable Christian perspective on today’s news and trends.

Rank #1: Podcast: Our Young Men in Crisis--What, Why, and What to Do?

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Deaths from despair, mass shootings, acts of desperation, what is going on with young men in this country? Today on the BreakPoint Podcast, John Stonestreet talks with Greg Stier about how the...

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Jan 22 2020

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Rank #2: Podcast: Kanye West and Celebrity Conversions

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Fresh off the plane from Israel, John Stonestreet speaks with Andrew Walker about celebrity conversions—specifically, the conversion of Kanye West. How should we as Christians respond? Walker shares...

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Nov 04 2019

22mins

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Rank #3: Podcast: Strengthening Marriages through the Church

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What is the “secret sauce” for saving marriages? The Church. Today on the BreakPoint Podcast, John Stonestreet talks with J. P. DeGance of Communio, a ministry that brings churches together to...

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Dec 02 2019

29mins

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Rank #4: Podcast: The Nativity in Light of the Passion and Resurrection of Jesus

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As we prepare to celebrate the birth of Jesus at Christmas, Shane Morris invites Dr. Alistair Roberts to explain the stunning symmetry in the Gospel narratives between Jesus’ birth and His...

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Dec 09 2019

35mins

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Rank #5: Podcast: Adorning the Dark, an Exploration of Christian Creativity

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Musician and author Andrew Peterson joins Shane Morris to discuss his  new book, "Adorning the Dark: Thoughts on Community, Calling, and the Mystery of Making." Peterson discusses his journey from...

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Jan 20 2020

26mins

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Rank #6: Preparing for the 2020 Election

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In his book “When Pride Still Mattered: A Life of Vince Lombardi,” David Maraniss tells a story about how the legendary coach opened the Green Bay Packers’ 1961 summer training camp. The year before,...

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Jan 21 2020

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Rank #7: Dr. Martin Luther King and the Nature of Law

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In their eloquent defense of life, marriage, and religious liberty, Chuck Colson and the authors of the Manhattan Declaration made this bold statement: “There is no more eloquent defense of the...

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Jan 20 2020

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Rank #8: Podcast: The Benedict-Kuyper Option

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Today on the BreakPoint Podcast, we present John Stonestreet’s presentation at the recent Touchstone conference, “Fight or Flight? The Benedict and Other Options for Facing the World, the Flesh, and...

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Nov 11 2019

45mins

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Rank #9: BP This Week: Et Tu, Chick-Fil-A?

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John Stonestreet and Shane Morris discuss Chick-Fil-A's decision to no longer fund the Salvation Army and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes. Is it capitulation to LGBTQ bullying? How can...

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Nov 22 2019

29mins

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Rank #10: Podcast: Restoring a Christian Culture

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The works of Dickens, Shakespeare, Dante, and other giants of Western literature are filled with scriptural references—references the authors knew their audiences would understand. Most of these of...

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Nov 18 2019

26mins

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Rank #11: Tactics: A Game Plan for Discussing Your Christian Convictions

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In just the past decade, the entire Christian understanding of reality has been discarded by the culture: how God made the world, what it means to be human, what marriage means, what sex is for....

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Dec 16 2019

22mins

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Rank #12: Podcast: The State of American Spirituality . . . A Nation of Heretics?

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Several years ago New York Times columnist Ross Douthat made a splash with his provocative book, “Bad Religion: How We Became a Nation of Heretics.” As the title implies, religion isn’t vanishing in...

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Nov 13 2019

30mins

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Rank #13: Podcast: How a Violent Klansman Became a Champion of Racial Reconciliation

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How does KKK terrorist survive a shootout with the FBI, get thrown into federal prison, and then become an ambassador for racial reconciliation and the head of a major Christian ministry? That’s the...

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Dec 04 2019

26mins

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Rank #14: Podcast: The Situation in Iran: An Interview with Mindy Belz

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Today on a special episode of BreakPoint podcast, John Stonestreet interviews WORLD Magazine’s Mindy Belz about the killing of Iranian General Hasem Soleimani and the situation in Iran. What prompted...

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Jan 06 2020

23mins

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Rank #15: Podcast: The Backlash Against Purity Culture

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Last week on the podcast we shared with you the most-viewed BreakPoint commentaries of 2019. Today, we will replay the most listened to and downloaded BreakPoint podcast of last year. Interestingly...

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Jan 01 2020

48mins

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Rank #16: Podcast: The Looming Split of the United Methodist Church

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It is a large and storied  communion, one that traces its roots to the Wesley brothers. It has been one of the largest historical sponsors of global missions. And the United Methodist Church is—or...

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Jan 13 2020

19mins

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Rank #17: A Look Back at 2019

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WORLD Magazine's Mindy Belz joins John Stonestreet and Shane Morris to talk about the top stories of the year from 2019 . . . from impeachment, to Mayor Pete's Bible, to Chick Fil-A, the U. S....

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Dec 27 2019

35mins

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Rank #18: BPTW: How Fair Is the Fairness for All Act?

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John Stonestreet and Shane Morris discuss the "Fairness for All Act," which was introduced into the House on Friday. Despite the Act's name, John and Shane argue that it does not in fact protect the...

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Dec 06 2019

25mins

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Rank #19: Kanye West Proclaims Christ is King

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“After everything that guy has said and all the selfish, power-hungry things he’s done, you expect me to believe he’s a Christian?” “Seems awfully convenient for him to claim to find religion now…...

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Nov 01 2019

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Rank #20: Podcast: "The Promise" with Michael Card

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Today we have a very special Christmas-time BreakPoint Podcast for you. Back in 2012, John Stonestreet welcomed recording artist Michael Card to “BreakPoint This Week” to discuss Michael’s...

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Dec 23 2019

25mins

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Does the Law Already Ban P*rn?

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Back in December, conservative voices on Twitter had a heated debate over whether or not the government should get involved in the fight against pornography—particularly because of how it impacts our...

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Jan 28 2020

4mins

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The Problem with (Mis)remembering the Holocaust

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Today, on the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the infamous Nazi death camp known as Auschwitz, the world marks International Holocaust Remembrance Day. The millions who each year visit...

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Jan 27 2020

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Podcast: Professor George to Atty Gen Barr: Time to Fight Porn

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Last week, Professor Robert George of Princeton wrote an impassioned letter to US Attorney General William Barr urging him and the Justice Department to take on the pornography epidemic ravaging...

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Jan 27 2020

28mins

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BP This Week: Another Record Year for Persecution

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John Stonestreet and Shane Morris discuss the release of the Open Doors USA World Watch List, which documents the ever-growing wave of persecution against Christians. Each year it seems, the number...

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Jan 24 2020

25mins

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DIY Abortions

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Even now, 47 years after the deadliest Supreme Court decision in our nation’s history, we must update our battle plans for defending preborn lives. Especially now, in fact, given the following...

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Jan 24 2020

4mins

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Biblical History in Broken Jars

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Stop me if this sounds familiar: Archaeologists digging in Israel discover artifacts buried for about three millennia. Upon close examination, their find either confirms the biblical narrative or at...

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Jan 23 2020

4mins

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Podcast: Our Young Men in Crisis--What, Why, and What to Do?

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Deaths from despair, mass shootings, acts of desperation, what is going on with young men in this country? Today on the BreakPoint Podcast, John Stonestreet talks with Greg Stier about how the...

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Jan 22 2020

39mins

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Preparing for the 2020 Election

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In his book “When Pride Still Mattered: A Life of Vince Lombardi,” David Maraniss tells a story about how the legendary coach opened the Green Bay Packers’ 1961 summer training camp. The year before,...

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Jan 21 2020

4mins

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Dr. Martin Luther King and the Nature of Law

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In their eloquent defense of life, marriage, and religious liberty, Chuck Colson and the authors of the Manhattan Declaration made this bold statement: “There is no more eloquent defense of the...

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Jan 20 2020

3mins

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Podcast: Adorning the Dark, an Exploration of Christian Creativity

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Musician and author Andrew Peterson joins Shane Morris to discuss his  new book, "Adorning the Dark: Thoughts on Community, Calling, and the Mystery of Making." Peterson discusses his journey from...

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Jan 20 2020

26mins

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The Transcendence of Beauty

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In today's broadcast, John Stonestreet and Shane Morris unrwap what's behind Planned Parenthood's claim that it performed a record number of abortions last year, and why the abortion giant still...

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Jan 17 2020

27mins

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Hit Pause on Gene Editing

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As I said in a BreakPoint commentary last month, gene-editing technologies such as CRISPR and what’s being called “Prime Editing” are “existential threats.” We have no idea what our attempts to play...

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Jan 17 2020

3mins

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Good Times for Planned Parenthood, So It Says

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A few weeks ago, Planned Parenthood released an upbeat, even triumphant sounding annual report for the 2018-19 fiscal year. Despite the increased legal and political “challenges” they face, the...

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Jan 16 2020

4mins

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Roger Scruton on Beauty

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On Sunday, Western Civilization lost a giant of a man, and a giant of a mind. Sir Roger Scruton was a philosopher and a prolific author on topics ranging from the history of philosophy, to music, to...

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Jan 15 2020

4mins

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Podcast: I Still Believe

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Do the hypocrisy and failings of Christians invalidate Christianity? Of course not, despite what the media or the waves of “I was a former evangelical” narratives would have us believe. Today John...

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Jan 15 2020

27mins

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“A Hidden Life” Preaches a Profound Gospel in Few Words

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A substantial part of Terrence Malick’s latest movie “A Hidden Life” takes place in a German prison where the film’s protagonist, a real historical figure now considered a Catholic saint, Franz...

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Jan 14 2020

4mins

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What’s Wrong with the Weed Biz?

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In the 1967 film, “The Graduate” (which I do not recommend), Dustin Hoffman plays a recent college grad who is clueless about what to do next. At a cocktail party celebrating his graduation, one of...

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Jan 13 2020

4mins

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Podcast: The Looming Split of the United Methodist Church

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It is a large and storied  communion, one that traces its roots to the Wesley brothers. It has been one of the largest historical sponsors of global missions. And the United Methodist Church is—or...

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Jan 13 2020

19mins

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BP This Week: Remembering Jim Elliot and His Companions

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John Stonestreet and Shane Morris step away from the craziness swirling around the world to mark the anniversary of the deaths of missionary Jim Elliot and his companions at the hands of the Auca...

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Jan 10 2020

25mins

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It’s Time for Smartphone Sanity

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When iPhones first hit the market in 2007, they were cool but clunky. Since then, they’ve gotten smaller, then sleeker, then bigger again. Then they added a camera, then a better one, now three of...

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Jan 10 2020

4mins

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iTunes Ratings

866 Ratings
Average Ratings
769
41
17
24
15

Vote democrat now?

By Lily's Papa - Oct 14 2019
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So after your Friday podcast do we now vote democrat?

Informative Christian worldview

By Zoe Ixthyz - Aug 12 2019
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Current events discussed through a Christian worldview