We’re Go for Launch! Beginning in January 2017, the Heroes of the Cross radio program will air on Sunday mornings. Join our launch control team and help get us off the ground. Press LAUNCH Build Your Faith through inspiring stories of our first two thousand years Inspire Other Christians to create the future of our […]Read more
Author: Ben LaCorte
Beggar at the South Gate
A Story of First Loves by Ben LaCorte The wealthy landowner had a ranch almost the size of a small state. Well known and influential, she inherited the estate from her father, a generous man who showed kindness to all, regardless of their rank in life. His daughter on the other hand showed little love […]Read more
Over Your Head?
Ever feel in over your head? At his farm a long time ago, my cousin asked me if I would like to ride one of his horses. Sensing the adventure, I said “Sure.” Then he looked me in the eye as if it was important, and asked, “Do you know how to ride a horse?” […]Read more
The Apologist’s Pledge of Allegiance
I pledge allegiance to the Church. I will defend her against enemies within and without, whether alone or with others. I will proclaim her great truths with courage and conviction. I will engage the culture with confidence, and I will gently and respectfully share my hope that is the Gospel of Jesus Christ.Read more
Insanity of God – The Movie (Part 1 of a review by Ben LaCorte)
Ben LaCorte is the President and Founder of Heroes of the Cross. My wife and I moved date-night up a few days this week. We went to see The Insanity of God limited release movie last evening. I posted earlier that the first time I tried to get in to see this movie it was […]
“Always Being Ready” A Story in Memory of Sept. 11th, 2001.
“Always Being Ready” A Story in Memory of 9/11. By Ben LaCorte, President and Founder of Heroes of the Cross. Riding my bike the other day, I went by a Firehouse. When you move through the world at only 9 to 11 miles an hour you notice a lot. In just a few seconds in […]Read more
Echo Chamber at NC State
Echo Chamber: A true story by Ben LaCorte, President & founder of Heroes of the Cross Last night at NC State, walking through the newly revised Talley Student Union, I was prepping for an exciting evening. The union was abuzz with activity: students interacting, video walls showing the Panther’s game, classrooms filling, lounge areas […]Read more
Five Reasons Students Must Be Trained in Apologetics by Sean McDowell
For the past two decades, I have been speaking, teaching, and writing to students about the importance of defending their beliefs. While students certainly respond differently to apologetics, I have personally seen many students transformed by knowing why they believe as they do. Nevertheless, some people still ask, “Why bother?”Read more
Heroes of the Cross is now partnered with TWR to b…
Heroes of the Cross is now partnered with TWR to bring encouraging real life stories to soldier-saints around the world. Watch this gripping video of the tremendous impact TWR is having through its radio broadcasts and internet platform.