Category Archives: Culture

A Christian understanding of Government

Democracy is not an achievement secured but an experiment to be advanced. It is both gift and task. Continue reading

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Seek the welfare of the city

Allegiance to their Creator faded as they became increasingly enamored with the allurements of culture around them. Continue reading

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The true problem with lust

Which is worse the Animal self or the Diabolical self? Who is nearer to hell a cold, self-righteous prig who goes regularly to church or a prostitute? The sins of the flesh are bad but are they the least bad of all sins? Continue reading

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Arrogant media fears Trump’s arrogance?

The intolerant are fearful of intolerance. Those who are quick to tell us how to think and talk on a growing number of issues fear that Trump might challenge their “ideological” arrogance.
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How should we respond?

Political action is necessary but…. Continue reading

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Obama Administration warns every public school in America

What does it tell us about the Obama administration when they act as if the most urgent matter facing our country is the transgender debate? Enough is enough! They’re coming for our children. We cannot allow this intolerant coercion to control our schools and our lives! Continue reading

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A call to speak up for freedom

We must find every way possible to graciously but firmly stop this militant intolerance. How long will we sit silently by and be manipulated, bullied and coerced by this radical agenda? Continue reading

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Four reactions to culture

Wisdom calls us to engage in truth-based dialogue and persuasion in settings like family, work, community and government… Continue reading

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Gender identity in children

The American College of Pediatricians (ACPeds)— an association of pediatricians and healthcare professionals in the United States issued the following statement on gender identity in children. Continue reading

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Do you understand common grace?

How do we remain serious about lines between belief and unbelief (between those who live in the boundaries of saving grace and those who do not), while at the same time showing active appreciation for all that is good, beautiful and outside of those boundaries? Continue reading

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