November 16, 2016The following prayer for our new president-elect and for our nation, from Pastor Kevin DeYoung, is my prayer as well. Please read it and see if you wish to make it yours too.
November 9, 2016“Dominion belongs to the Lord and he rules over the nations” (Psalm 22:28). Because God has absolute power, no one can thwart His ultimate purpose. “The king’s heart is a stream of water in the hand of the LORD; he turns it wherever he will” (Proverbs 21:1).
September 30, 2016Now that nationwide legalized homosexual marriage is here, it has broken down many restraining walls in our society. Consider the speed at which transgenderism and gender identity have grabbed hold of our culture, and even the world of our children and grandchildren. Christian families in my hometown of Gresham, Oregon are feeling some of those effects after reading Oregon’s new public school policies regarding transgender students.
September 26, 2016If I were a judge, there is no sin, no crime on the planet that would prompt me to act with more severe justice than the sexual abuse of children. I would also bring harsh judgment on those who covered up or conspired to cover-up the crime. BUT if I were that judge, I would need to hear all the evidence from both sides before coming to my conclusion.
August 10, 2016In a recent blog David Mathis quoted John Piper on the Olympic Games. Some timely biblical thoughts with the Olympics going on now.
July 15, 2016WORLD reports that "Russian President Vladimir Putin signed into law an 'anti-terror' package that includes measures eviscerating religious freedom. The new law requires government permits to preach and teach the gospel, and restricts evangelism essentially to registered church building sites."
July 11, 2016Our problems center on our failure to recognize 1) who God is and 2) who we are… humans made in God’s image, yet marred, broken, separated from God, and hell-bound because of our sin.
O Fundamento Ateísta da Moralidade É Construído Sobre as Areias Movediças da Cultura (Atheism’s Foundation for Morality Is Built on Culture’s Shifting Sands)
July 6, 2016Muitos anos atrás, eu tive uma série de aulas de filosofia na faculdade com um simpático ateu. Eu achei o curso de ética mais interessante. Toda vez que surgia a questão de por que o professor cria que algo era certo ou errado...
El fundamento del ateísmo para la moralidad se basa en el terreno inestable de la cultura (Atheism’s Foundation for Morality Is Built on Culture’s Shifting Sands)
July 6, 2016Hace muchos años que tomé una secuencia de clases de filosofía de la universidad impartidas por un ateo agradable. El curso de ética me resultó sumamente interesante. Cada vez que llegábamos a la pregunta de por qué el profesor creía que algo era correcto o incorrecto...
Why Christians Nationwide Should Be Concerned About California’s Religious Liberty Movement, and Senate Bill 1146
July 6, 2016Whether or not you’re a resident of California, there’s very good reason to understand and closely follow the developments of SB 1146, a bill that if passed would likely set a precedent for similar legislation nationwide.