UnShackled Site Directory:

All pages for the UnShackled website are listed here, except archive pages for older 'current events' categories.  Those archive pages are accessible from each of the individual 'current events' pages.


Pages that are typically updated daily will be so noted as updated daily.  Beginning 5/26/2015, the date of last update will be indicated for other pages (no date indicates the page was last updated prior to 5/26/2015).  The date will be bold red if updated in the last week.


For new pages that are added, the word new will be included, along with the date.  New will be dropped after a week.


Note that at the end of the directory, individual personal testimony pages are listed.  These are accessible from this directory or from the 'testimonies' page, but not directly from the main menu.  Additional pages are also listed that are similarly accessed from other pages, but not from the main menu.

home:   Updated daily.

  • tour:  this is a quick 'tour' of some of the most visited pages of this website.  Updated 07/19/2016.

  • site directory:  You are here.  Updated daily.

  • how to help:  What you can do to help make this website a success.  It isn't just for Unshackled members anymore.

  • FAT: This page is devoted to the FAT (Faithful, Available, Teachable) LIFE group.  Updated 12/07/2019.

about us:  Information about the Unshackled Life Group.  Updated 05/01/2017.

  • why?:  What motivated the creation of this website and what is its purpose.  Updated 10/16/2015.

  • life groups:  Listing of the LIFE Groups at First Baptist Church of Black Forest with links to their webpages.  Updated 08/06/2015.

  • our missionaries:  Missionaries the Unshackled group supports.  Updated 07/19/2015.

  • local events:  Upcoming events in Colorado Springs area and reports on past events.  New 08/28/2015.

  • evangelical christianity:  What exactly does it mean to be an Evangelical Christian?  Updated 06/08/2015.

  • southern baptists:  More about Southern Baptists and Southern Baptists in the news.  Updated 07/29/2015.

  • southern baptist beliefs:  As members of the Southern Baptist Convention, what do we believe?

  • become a christian - why and how:  Why would I want to be a Christian and how to become one.

  • testimonies:  Personal testimonies (and more).  Updated 07/02/2016.

  • faith evangelism:  FAITH Evangelism class.  New 9/26/2015.

  • motivation:  Ever need some motivation? Updated 07/17/2015.

current events:  Interesting new articles will be posted here first and later removed to the appropriate sub-page.  Updated daily.

  • abortion:  We are strongly pro-life.  Updated 02/08/2021.

  • christianity:  Articles specifically on Christianity and the Christian life.  Updated 02/08/2021.

  • entertainment:  Reviews and recommendations for Christ-friendly entertainment.  Updated 09/28/2019.

  • first amendment:  Freedom of speech and religion.  Updated 02/08/2021.

  • feminism:  We hold to a biblical view, but feminism is in the news a lot.   Updated 01/30/2021.

  • humor:  We try to add a bit of humor every day.  Entries on this page do not start on the 'current events' page first.  Updated daily.

  • inspiration: Articles that can serve as inspiration to us.  Updated 12/30/2019.

  • islam & israel:  We strongly support Israel and oppose radical Islam.  Updated 10/13/2019.

  • islamic terrorism:  It is time this topic had its own category.  Updated 10/19/2018.

  • LGTB, etc:  Was 'marriage & homosexuality' but needed to be expanded.  Updated 02/08/2021.

  • other news:  Articles that fit in none of the above categories.  Updated 02/08/2021.

  • other social issues:  Other social issues of interest, not in one of the above categories.  Updated 02/08/2021.

  • politics:  Pure politics and the campaign for 2016 and beyond.  Updated 02/08/2021.

  • race relations:  Articles that pertain specifically to race in America.  Updated 02/08/2021.

  • second amendment:  Articles that pertain specifically to gun control, etc.  Updated12/07/2019.

  • spiritual readiness (warfare): Related articles taken from The Stream.  Updated 06/08/2019.

  • trail markers:  Sometimes it seems the end times are approaching.  Updated 09/09/2019.

actions:  Go here for latest on what you can do.  Links and/or suggestions for action.  Updated 11/04/2019.

  • confronting culture: resources to help understand and confront our culture as Christians.  Updated 06/13/2019.

  • a christian response: a lot of info about what is happening in the world and what we should do about it.  Updated 06/02/2019.

  • personal revival:  For national revival, we first need personal revival.  Updated 11/10/2015.

  • revival in america:  Our history and our current needs cry out for revival here in America (and abroad).  Updated 09/21/2016.

  • promote your church:  If you go to a great church, why not help promote it?  New 08/05/2015.

  • watchdogs: Organizations that fight for out values, in court if necessary.

  • support and boycott: Companies we specifically target for support or boycott.  Updated 09/18/2015.

  • how to take action: How to information, such as how to write to public officials.  Updated 06/23/2015.

  • how to make your case: Articles on how to argue / debate your position on various issues.  Updated 05/30/2015.

  • easy evangelism:  Evangelism for the faint of heart.  Even the most shy can evangelize.  Here are some tips.  Updated 12/08/2018.

  • everyday actions:  More suggestions for the 'Christian activist.'

  • contact public officials: Contact information for public officials, from the president to local Colorado Springs.

favorite sites:  Websites of interest (as opposed to specific articles).  First listed here, later moved to sub-page.  Updated 08/07/2016.

  • defending the faith:  Websites specializing in Christian apologetics.  Updated 08/07/2016.

  • activism: Christian organizations specializing in Christian activism.  Updated 06/11/2015.

  • news and politics:  Websites to help keep us informed.  Not limited to conservative sites.  Updated 04/25/2017.

  • blogs:  Blogs, likely Christian in nature, but not mandatorily so.  New 07/02/2016.

resources:  Specific recommended resources with descriptions and/or reviews.  Updated 12/18/2015.

  • evangelism: Home page for all evangelism resources.  Updated 01/14/2019.

  • audio:  Recommended audio.

  • books:  Recommended books.  Updated 08/01/2016.

  • software:  Recommended software and apps.  Updated 08/04/2015.

  • video:  Recommended videos, dvd's and movies.  Updated 05/26/2015.

  • american history:  Recommended resources for American History.  Updated 07/02/2016.

  • america's foundation:  Religion and Christianity are our major foundation.  More on America's founding.  Updated 08/13/2016.

  • america's great!: What makes America great.  New 07/11/2016.

  • american politics:  Recommended resources for our current political situation in America.  Updated 10/08/2016.

  • christianity:  Christian resources of all kinds.  New 12/18/2015.

  • islam:  Under construction, with multiple sub-pages.  Updated 06/12/2017.

  • daily devotionals:  Daily devotionals - books, online (website and via email).  Updated 07/18/2015.

  • bible reading plans:  Links to a variety on printable and online (yet to come) Bible reading plans.  Updated 08/05/2016.

  • scripture memorization:  Lots of resources are available to help you get started.  Updated 05/16/2018.

  • progressive speak:  A guide to progressive-speak.  Updated 02/08/2021.

  • wretched: Featuring selected Wretched videos with Todd Friel.  Updated 09/03/2017.

  • prager U videos: Selected videos from Prager University.  Great Stuff!  Updated 09/03/2017.

  • gospel presentation:  Home page with links to various gospel presentation methods.  Updated 12/08/2018.

  • 3 Circles: Evangelism tool from the North American Missions Board of the SBC.  Updated 10/18/2017.

prayer:  'home' page for prayer requests.  Some requests may being here before moving to a sub-page.  Updated 5/26/2015.

  • unshackled: Prayer requests from the Unshackled LIFE Group of FBCBF.  Updated weekly.

  • america:  Prayer requests for our country and other countries, as well as for the church at large.  Updated 09/02/2015.

blog:  Here we post blog commentary.  Anyone can submit, but it must get past the webmaster!  Updated 07/31/2018.

discussion:  Experimental comment page to facilitate some discussion.  Updated 06/23/2015.

  • same sex marriage:  Comments concerning same sex marriage and the Supreme Court decision.  Updated 06/26/2015.

  • revival:  Comments concerning the need for personal, local and nation revival.  Updated 06/26/2015.

  • abortion:  Comments of abortion and Planned Parenthood.

  • politics - 2016:  Comments on politics in general and the 2016 election specifically.

contact us:  Contact information, including a contact form, subscription form to be added to our email list and a donation button.


Personal Testimonies (accessible here or from the testimonies page). 


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  • Tocqueville: Quotes about America from Alexis de Tocqueville.  Updated 03/16/2017.


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