The third quake is redefining Christians as oppressors. Christianity in the U.S. has entered what is described as the Negative World. Where being known as a Christian is a social negative, particularly to the elites of society. This redefinition has taken place for a couple of reasons. The first reason is the widespread acceptance ofContinue reading “IV. The Coming Cultural Tsunami: Christian Oppressors”
The second quake is the denial of biblical morality. The Bible draws a clear contrast between truth and error. The Apostle John warns of distinguishing the “Spirit of Truth and the spirit of error” (1 John 4:6, ESV). Paul states those who deny the reality of God “by their unrighteousness suppress the truth” (Rom. 1:18).Continue reading “III. The Coming Cultural Tsunami: Rejection of Biblical Morality”
Dr. Denison defined the first quake as the rejection of objective truth. The denial is evident in popular mantras such as “perception is reality,” “true for you, but not for me,” and the mantra popularized by Oprah Winfrey, “live your truth.” According to George Barna’s recent survey of Millennials, 56% reject the idea of absoluteContinue reading “II. The Coming Cultural Tsunami: Rejection of Truth”
Dr. Jim Denison of Baylor University recently gave a Chapel sermon that addressed our current cultural revolution. During his sermon, he used the illustration of a tsunami to describe the rapid change in our culture. Some of us look around and wonder what is happening? When did gender become a spectrum? When did the birthdateContinue reading “The Coming Cultural Tsunami”
Have a blessed Thanksgiving! And remember the raspberries when you go to the store. God has blessed us and our nation.
Jesus instructed that the “eye is the lamp of the body. So, if your eye is healthy, your whole body will be full of light, but if your eye is bad, your whole body will be full of darkness” (Matt. 6:22-23, ESV). Theologians debate the meaning of this passage, with many assessing that Jesus wasContinue reading “Windows to the Soul”
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”
Recently my daughter asked me what the most important job in the world was? Many people may answer with doctor, lawyer, teacher, or president. However, I told her being a mom and dad is the most important job in the world. You see, in Genesis, one of God’s first instructions to man and woman wasContinue reading “Teach Them to Know the Lord”
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”
Part II of A Christian Response to Political Correctness is in progress.