The Gathering Forum

The Gathering Forum

The Gathering Forum

Life's too short to get it wrong!

Welcome

The Gathering Forum series, an intersection of faith and culture, is a collection of messages from Ron Peri given weekly on Zoom. These topics are relevant to cultural issues of the day as seen and understood through the lens of scripture. They are also seen with a reference to God’s hand in forging the United States of America.

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Latest Series

God’s Plans For Mothers

In a day when the culture is confused over gender and role identities, Ron Peri shines a light on the clarity of scripture regarding mothers and the wonderful influence they have on families and society.
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Know Your Calling

What is a calling? Is it something only for pastors and missionaries? Or is it for all believers? Why does the church struggle to effectively reach our society? These questions and their answers are tightly linked. If more believers know and understand our calling, the world will be rapidly transformed. Ron Peri addresses these issues and offers us a way forward.
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Philippians Chapter 3

The joy of the Lord is the key to a victorious Christian life. Whether it’s Nehemiah rebuilding the walls of Jerusalem or Paul sending encouraging letters from prison. Circumstances can create difficulty but they don’t inhibit God’s purpose in our life.
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Philippians Chapter 2

Ron Peri explains how Satan grasped for glory but then lost it all while Jesus emptied Himself so others would reach glory. A great overview of Satan’s demise.
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Philippians: Paul’s Encouragement from Prison – Part 1

The apostle Paul found joy even in the most trying circumstances. As a prisoner in Philippi he wrote a letter of great encouragement that had significance for both the believers living in that city but for future believers for all time. Ron Peri expounds on this letter, one of his favorite books in the Bible.
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How to Share your Faith

Sharing your faith is not complicated. It means finding points of entry into a conversation that leads to a spiritual discussion. Ron gives a number of ways move a conversation to sharing your story of faith.
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Faith and Nations Series

A Christian Nation?

Christian Nationalism. For some this is an alarming statement, binging images of the excesses of German Nationalism in the 1930’s. For others it is similar to white nationalism or racism. Yet, as Ron Peri will explain, America was founded as a Christian nation as revealed in the founding documents...
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The Longevity Lifestyle of the Jews

One of the greatest proofs that there is a God is the Jews. Persecuted, killed, dispersed, enslaved and considered rendered extinct, they have survived, even thrived. Even Mark Twain was amazed by these facts. Their preservation is worthy of a serious look.
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The Preservation Of The Jews

RonPeri - The Preservation Of The Jews God gave Israel multiple revelations that if obeyed would lead to spiritual, mental, social and physical health. The health laws gave their society...
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God or Money

RonPeri - God or Money - Who Do We Serve? Whom do we serve? God or money? We are a nation under God. The Pledge of Allegiance says so. Our...
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Faith and Man Series

God’s Plans For Mothers

In a day when the culture is confused over gender and role identities, Ron Peri shines a light on the clarity of scripture regarding mothers and the wonderful influence they have on families and society.
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The Prayer of the Righteous

In 1857 God’s megaphone got the attention of a man in New York City. A great peril was coming upon America and Jeremiah Lanphire moved to prayer published thousands of pamphlets calling people to join him in prayer. Many people know what the Bible has to say about prayer but few pray.
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Ethics and The Christian

Whether you know it or not, your personal ethics drives nearly all you do. Whether a Christian or not, you have your reasons for your behavior, which may be based on Biblical values or the more convenient ethics of our times.
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Abraham’s Blessing

God said all people on earth would be blessed through Abraham (Gen 12:3). How could this be? They are such a tiny group of people compared to the great nations of the world...
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