The Equality Act Strikes Before Becoming Law

Two Alaskan Airlines employees were fired for questioning the airline’s support of H.R. 5 – The Equality Act. The two employees did not ask hateful questions but wanted to know if Alaskan thinks “it’s possible to regulate morality,” and another asked if Alaska supported “endangering the Church, encouraging suppression of religious freedom, obliterating women rightsContinue reading “The Equality Act Strikes Before Becoming Law”

Part II – A Christian Response to Political Correctness

Following the commissioning of the original twelve, Jesus warns of persecution that will come as His follower. In Part I, we reviewed Matthew 10:16-17 and 10:19-20, where Jesus warned that He was sending His disciples out as “sheep” among “wolves” but not to fear as the Spirit will give them (and us) the words toContinue reading “Part II – A Christian Response to Political Correctness”

Book Review: Fault Lines

Introduction The COVID-19 pandemic and the death of George Floyd became the catalyst of political and social unrest in 2020, fueling social justice movements in many areas. Central to the unrest is what Time Magazine called “America’s Overdue Racial Awakening,” which highlighted the fallout of George Floyd’s death and the ensuing strife.[1] The Church wasContinue reading “Book Review: Fault Lines”

A Christian Response to Political Correctness

An edited and revised version of the article is currently under review for publication with the The Reformed Conservative. You can read Part II here. Addendum. Women who fled Maoist Cultural Revolution provides testimony to school board.

Leadership in the New Testament

I recently completed a study looking for biblical themes of leadership in the Old Testament. I followed that study up with a look at the New Testament. Between the two, I have started to develop a theology of leadership. There are an overwhelming number of books on leadership, but I’ve found it personally satisfying toContinue reading “Leadership in the New Testament”

What Happened to “Safe and Rare?”

Miscarriages can be one of the most traumatic events in a couple’s life. A happy mother and father are planning for the new member of the family when tragedy strikes. It’s heartbreaking for believing and unbelieving families alike, we all acknowledge that life was lost, and a tragedy occurred. Yet, millions of people in ourContinue reading “What Happened to “Safe and Rare?””

Leadership in the Old Testament

I recently completed a study looking for biblical themes of leadership in the Old Testament. I found several but zeroed in on three. The lessons are not just for members of ministry but are for Christians in any leadership position whether it is business or a father leading his family. Introduction The Old Testament (OT)Continue reading “Leadership in the Old Testament”

Porn in American Schools?

                As a father, I seek to protect my children. Protect them from physical danger, protect their health, monitor their internet usage, and the list goes on. One of the biggest concerns for children on the internet is pornography. In part, porn drove the internet boom of the 90’s and has only continued to grow.Continue reading “Porn in American Schools?”

Is the Apostle Paul Outdated?

Paul’s Influence Today Paul’s life was far from ordinary. His ministry was provocative, while his reputation was contentious, and throughout his ministry he suffered much for the gospel.[1] Paul’s letters continue to ignite heated debates concerning his remarks on “Israel, homosexuality, women, spiritual gifts, and the end times.”[2] Yet, he is also remembered as aContinue reading “Is the Apostle Paul Outdated?”

Review: Four Views on the Apostle Paul.

The Apostle Paul laid the foundation to separate Christianity from Judaism, and established Gentiles are saved by faith without being required to adopt the Jewish way of life. His theology brought strong opposition from Jewish Christians, violent reactions from his Judean countrymen, and even criminal punishment from Roman leaders (Bird 2012, 9).  Even today, Paul’sContinue reading “Review: Four Views on the Apostle Paul.”