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,...

Christian Nationalism: Do Both the Left and the Right Have it Wrong?

Click here if you’d like to listen to Pastor Shane read the article with extra commentary added https://youtu.be/EMhuiWgMuig Whether it's being called a fundamentalist because you agree with the fundamentals of the faith, a bigot because you challenge false...

Crazy America: Is this Hindering Another Spiritual Awakening?

Listen to the audio version of this article here. Whether it’s violence in our streets or perversion in our schools, something needs to change. You know it’s true when shock rocker Ozzy Osbourne wants to leave “crazy” America! Conviction, Not Cockiness Sadly, the...

Is the Bride of Christ Being Raped?

Listen to the audio version here. I recently attended an event for pastors sponsored by Turning Point USA Faith. One of the speakers made an incredible statement. He said that we can no longer remain silent while the Bride of Christ is being raped. Does that statement...

Only the Pulpits Have the Power to Change America

Listen to the audio version here. One thing is crystal clear in America: If we truly want change, we must re-spark biblical boldness and flame the fires of biblical action. If we won’t fight, then spiritually speaking, we will fade away.  I recently attended a large...

The Battle Cry of America — Awake and Arise!

A battle cry is used to summon armies to war. A loud, unified shout could intimidate the strongest of enemies. Confidence in battle often tilts the scale toward victory, whereas timidity, fear, and cowardliness will surely lead to defeat. In these dreadful times,...

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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.