Why Are Mass Shootings Increasing?

As our prayers go out to the families of mass shootings, it begs the question: What in the world is going on? As a pastor, it's clear that our nation has rejected God and we are reaping the whirlwind. Just as water rapidly eroded the banks of the mighty Colorado River...

The #1 Problem with the Conservative Movement in America

Note: To hear the sermon where the article originated, click here. As I’ve said before, whether it’s news headlines filled with gore and gruesome violence or chaos and confusion echoing across our land, we must realize that there is no Plan B. Our only hope is a...

God Answers by Fire: The Day Fire Fell

Note: to hear the sermon where this article originated, click here: Whether it’s news headlines filled with gore and gruesome violence, or chaos and confusion echoing across our land, we must realize that there is no Plan B — our only hope is a mighty move of God’s...

Fasting For Spiritual Breakthrough in 2023

Special note: for those who need help in this area, we recently released a documentary on my 40-day fast that can be viewed here. You choose: Will it be the pain of discipline or the pain of regret? One yields a sense of extreme fulfillment; the other, a lingering...

Deeper Than We Thought: The Stench Has Reached Heaven

Whether it’s Balenciaga sexualizing children and degrading every piece of moral fabric left in our society, or men dressed as women encouraging kids to place money in their G-string, our sickness is worse than Sodom and parallels the days of Noah. Pushing Porn Goes...

An Open Letter to Trump: You Can Help Heal Our Nation

Special note. If you prefer to watch instead of read click here. This is my honest and straightforward commentary. Please make sure to read the entire article before commenting and follow me on my brand new Rumble channel. Whether it’s key evangelical leaders turning...

5 Things that Hinder the Presence of Christ

Watch the sermon here where this article originated. Most believers understand that God is everywhere, but the Bible is also clear that the power and presence of Christ can fill the heart of the believer who completely surrenders to Him. His presence changes...

A Nation Hangs in the Balance — What Can We Learn?

Click here to listen to the audio version and my added commentary. As I write this, it appears that the Democrats will retain control in the Senate. The election results were shocking and eye-opening. There is no doubt that some form of voter fraud took place —...

An Open Letter to T.D. Jakes from California

Let me state up front that I have no ax to grind. Although I don’t necessarily line up in all areas of theology with Bishop Jakes, I had the pleasure of speaking at the Potter's House in 2003 and meeting Bishop Jakes (the clip is here at the 1:40 mark.) A...

His Presence Must be Our Pursuit

(The sermon by the same title is a must-hear; the link is here.) Although God is everywhere, or what theologians call omnipresent, there is a marked difference between a believer who is dry spiritually and dead inside compared to one who is full of passion, desire,...

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Shane Idleman is the founder and lead pastor of Westside Christian Fellowship in Leona Valley, Ca. His sermons, books, articles, and radio program have sparked change in the lives of many.