Given the growing polarization and divisive tone of politics, I understand why Christians might want to distance themselves from the whole project. It seems that no matter how graciously we engage, we risk being misunderstood as taking sides with a “Radical Right” or a “Radical Left.” Continue reading
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We must not fall for efforts to promote a false image of Christians as obsessed with abortion and gays. We must not be blindly manipulated into misguided self-criticism. Continue reading
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Life is hard when you feel like you’re stuck in a flight pattern you can’t get out of.
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It’s not easy to find well-balanced (accessible) statements on the role of Christians in government, especially of the representative form in the USA. Part of the problem is that we simply have no explicit parallels in Scripture to believers living … Continue reading
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Here is a God who is intimate, involved, tender and inescapable!
Here is knowledge is too wonderful for me, too lofty for me to attain!
“How precious to me are your thoughts, O God!”
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On the third Sunday in January, Churches throughout our nation observe “Sanctity of Human Life Sunday.” They do this partly to protest against the 1973 Supreme Court decision (Roe vs. Wade) which legalized abortion on demand. But they are also positively endorsing … Continue reading
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If you’ve had a messed up 18-year factor, or faced some great difficulty or loss during that time, how can you move from diagnosis to cure? You acknowledge that it had a destructive defining influence on your life and relationships and you … Continue reading
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Why have so many abortion workers turned pro-life? “…one of the first doctors to change his allegiance was Paul Jarrett, who quit after only 23 abortions. His turning point came in 1974, when he performed an abortion on a fetus … Continue reading
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Perhaps those who oppose abortion side with the health and safety of women. What do the facts substantiate? Continue reading