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The Beliefs of a New Generation

“Is it possible that we are preparing young people for a world that no longer exists?” A recent Barna Group study examined the beliefs and opinions of “Generation Z,” (those born after 1998) and has some surprising things to report. A synopsis of the report was given...

StEP Worldview Classes in Full Swing

The 8-week worldview class is well underway! The students completed week #5 this past Monday. The 10 students who have been attending the class have been going through the book "The Secret Battle of Ideas About God" by Jeff Myers, submitting brief homework...

Personal Testimonies from Watchmen on the Wall

It would be almost impossible to walk away from a Watchmen on the Wall event without being personally impacted. The presentations from the event are available online, but they don't always tell the whole story. Here are a few thoughts from several of the South Dakota...

A Victory for Religious Liberty

Justice for Jack That collective “Praise God” you heard on Monday morning came from the body of Christ, His Church, in reaction to the U.S. Supreme Court decision in favor of Jack Phillips. The case, Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission was brought...

Rapid City School Board Survey

Recently the Culture Impact Teams from Calvary Chapel, 1st Assembly of God and Landmark Community Church sent an election questionnaire to all of the school board candidates. Kate Thomas was the only candidate to return a response, here are the answers she sent in!...

Watchmen on the Wall

Watchmen on the Wall 2018 was a smashing success! 21 Pastors and ministry leaders from South Dakota along with Dave Jagemann from WY and Paul Aladin from ND made their way to Washington DC for the Family Research Council’s annual Pastors briefing. The conference...

Strategos Church Security Training

Many churches have taken comfort in the thought that “it could never happen here.” But headlines and a steadily-growing body of statistical evidence demonstrate that violence in faith-based organizations is not an if, but a when. The Church Security Planning and...

Rapid City Allies Fair

Want to see where God is moving in the Rapid City area? Come to the June Allies Fair and learn more about local ministries, the work they are doing, and how you can get involved or support them! The event is an open-house from 6:00-8:00pm with a short presentation at...

America is Back

While the mainstream media has been feeding us with a daily dose of anti-Trump accusations, the situation in one of the world’s powder kegs, the Middle East, is changing. The U.S. will open its new embassy in Jerusalem next week as another in a long list of Trump...

Culture Impact Team Training

Interested in starting a Culture Impact Team in your church? We will be holding a CIT Training on Thursday the 17th in Rapid City! Come to First Assembly of God Thursday evening and we will walk you through all the nuts-and-bolts of how to...

AB2943 Forces Summit Ministries out of California

Jeff Myers, May 1 2018 When I heard about the California Assembly bill AB2943, I thought “So this is the kind of trick leftists pull when they have a veto-proof majority in a state legislature.” But when AB2943 actually passed the California house, I got chills. The...

SD Right to Life Scorecard

South Dakota Right to Life has released their 2017/2018 Legislative Scorecard! “Our legislative scorecard is out for the 2017-18 sessions just in time for the primaries. Feel free to print, copy, cut, paste, quote, and use the resource however you see fit. Make sure...

The StEP Program – Student Worldview Training

May 7 we are hosting a preview night for StEP! (Students Empowered to Prevail) The purpose of the program is to equip youth with cultural, worldview, and political knowledge they need to understand the world they live in and defend their beliefs. The first piece of...

Sioux Falls Mayoral Candidate Survey

Recently LaVonne Fosness with FHA Action along with input from our constituents, sent six questions to the six candidates running for mayor of Sioux Falls. The questions covered topics ranging from their personal beliefs, the biggest issues they plan to address,...

TeenPact Week at the Capitol

With 48 energetic and informed students the 2018 South Dakota Teen Pact took to the state capital for a week of activities. These included a mock legislature with bills written, presented and argued by the Teens according to Capitol protocol, prayer walks in the...