Many Christians admit they do not understand what the message of the Bible has to do with culture and daily life decisions.
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Sunday morning I got up, got dressed, went to church, and sat in my usual spot. My pastor preached about faith-the faith of Abram when God asked him to be willing to sacrifice his son, his only son, Isaac. Let’s be clear up front. God did not ask Abram to murder Isaac. He asked Abram to sacrifice … Read More
“But whatever gain I had, I counted as loss for the sake of Christ. Indeed, I count everything as loss because of the surpassing worth of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord. For His sake I have suffered the loss of all things and count them as rubbish, in order that I may gain Christ” (Philippians … Read More
Hollywood is said to reflects the mores of society. The evolution of the family on television certainly attests to the changes in family structure in broader culture. In the earliest days of television, we entered the homes of traditional families like Father Knows Best, I Love Lucy, and Leave it to Beaver. Families … Read More
I have been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live, but Christ who lives within me. And the life I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me. Galatians 2:20 When I exercise, I play music at the highest volume. When I’m … Read More
My life has not turned out the way I had expected. As a child my dreams didn’t include tube feeding my daughter, changing her diaper at 12 years old or never hearing her call me mom. But after many years of feeling sorry for myself and being angry at God, I now see her life … Read More
“Restore to me the joy of your salvation” (Psalm 51:12) Pride is the root of all sin. King David knew pride and sin well. We too know it well. But David was also a man after God’s own heart, and in time, whenever he found himself out of God’s will, he eventually made his way … Read More