Tag: Holiday

Susannah Spurgeon: Women Worth Knowing

Susannah Spurgeon (1832-1903): Charles Spurgeon, the “Prince of Preachers,” was one of the most significant Christian figures of the 19th century. Yet serving alongside this great man was a very special woman, his wife Susannah. Today we wi...

Episode 2: Creation Fest On Air

We are happy to announce that we will be partnering with Creation Fest UK with this year's Creation Fest On Air! These will be weekly, TV-style episodes premiering Monday evenings at 8 PM PT! Enjoy this summer of encouragement, fun and hope...

CGN Church Relief Fund Update: Calvary Chapel Logos

Although the impact of COVID-19 has continued to present a strain on churches assisting their communities, the CGN Church Relief Fund has been a source for the Calvary Global Network to aid pastors and churches in the network. We have given...

Priscilla Studd: Women Worth Knowing

Priscilla Studd (1864-1929): What is it like to be married to a radical pioneer missionary? And what do you do when that calling creates conflict? These were the questions that faced Priscilla Studd, wife of famed English cricketer-turned-m...

The Joy of Self-Forgetfulness

Tim Keller once said, "Humility is not thinking less of yourself, it's thinking of yourself less." Self-forgetfulness is the key to living a happy life. In the book of Esther, we meet a very interesting character named Haman. He was an e...

Episode 1: Creation Fest On Air

We are happy to announce that we will be partnering with Creation Fest UK with this year's Creation Fest On Air! These will be weekly, TV-style episodes premiering Monday evenings at 8 PM PT! Enjoy this summer of encouragement, fun and hope...

Lettie Cowman: Women Worth Knowing

Lettie Cowman (1870-1960): Many of us are familiar with the popular devotional, Streams in the Desert. But do you know the story of the woman who compiled this beloved Christian classic? Join us today as we discover the remarkable story of ...

A Dangerous Liturgy: How Pornography deforms us

When we think about the effects of pornography, we generally stop once we’ve defined it as morally wrong. We rarely take time to think about how engaging with pornography changes us, and what kind of a person it makes us into. This is not j...

The Cup Of Wrath – Understanding God’s Justice And Mercy

Why is God’s wrath often depicted in the Scriptures as a cup of wine? How are we to understand God’s wrath theologically? Who must face God’s wrath? Who will be spared? Does the Christian have to worry about wrath? And what’s the deal with ...

Betty Stam: Women Worth Knowing

Betty Stam (1906-1934): Tragedy or Triumph? This is the story of Betty Stam, a young American woman who, along with her husband John, served with the China Inland Mission at the start of the Chinese Communist regime. Their testimony of surr...

Darlene Diebler Rose: Women Worth Knowing

Darlene Diebler Rose (1917-2004): Join us today as we follow the incredible journey of Darlene Diebler Rose! From serving with her husband as a pioneer missionary in New Guinea, to suffering in a Japanese POW camp during World War II, to be...

Pelagian Racism: A Lesson from Church History

“I don’t hate black people, so I’m not part of the problem. Racism is bad, but it’s an individual sin that some people commit. I’m not one of those people, so why am I being held responsible for other people’s racism?” Since the beginning o...

Granny Brand: Women Worth Knowing

Granny Brand (1879-1974): In today's podcast, we will be talking about a courageous woman known as "Granny Brand," mother of Dr. Paul Brand. She entered the mission field and married in her thirties. For over sixty years she ministered in t...

Amy Carmichael Part 2: Women Worth Knowing

Amy Carmichael (1867-1951): Today we will be talking about a woman who probably needs no introduction! Amy Carmichael was an Irish woman who ministered to working class factory girls in Belfast before becoming a missionary to India, where s...

CGN Church Relief Fund Update: Calvary Chapel Kampala

Since we started the CGN Church Relief Fund on May 19, 2020, we have received $29,565.94 in donations. We just want to say THANK YOU! We had $18,000 in donations when we issued Jimmy Schauerte’s video (of Roots NYC) a few weeks ago! This ne...

A Gospel Response to Racial Injustice

I can’t breathe. These words are haunting. After more than 100,000 Americans lost their breath due to Covid-19, the words of one man still echo in the American psyche: I can’t breathe. We watched for more than eight excruciating minutes a...

Amy Carmichael Part 1: Women Worth Knowing

Amy Carmichael (1867-1951): Today we will be talking about a woman who probably needs no introduction! Amy Carmichael was an Irish woman who ministered to working-class factory girls in Belfast before becoming a missionary to India, where s...