Monthly Archives: April 2016

What to do when you fall down in your run toward Jesus

…let us run with endurance the race that is set before us, fixing our eyes on Jesus… –  Hebrews 12:1-2 Everyone who competes in the games exercises self-control in all things. They then do it to receive a perishable wreath, … Continue reading

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God and Science

Our current secular age would have us think that science is entirely the province of secularists.  These two short videos from Hillsdale College give just a sample of the actual history of science – history that entire refutes that secular … Continue reading

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Abortion is only part of the ugliness in modern human procreation

The same spirit of secularism that is killing babies through abortion is creating them through commercial third-party reproduction.  While we’ve been focused on stopping abortion, assisted-reproductive technology (ART) has been expanding with practically no moral restraint.  It’s prostitution of the … Continue reading

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Thy Will Be Done (Music Video)

“Thy will be done” or “Thy Will” is sung by Hillary Scott of Lady Antebellum.  The lyrics are provided in the video. Source:  Christian Post

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Prince Rogers Nelson (June 7, 1958 – April 21, 2016)

I have not been surprised by the gushing and fawning over the entertainer known as “Prince” among worldly people.  We expect unbelievers to gush and fawn over the luminaries of pop culture, and to act as if their deaths are momentous … Continue reading

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Raising Awareness

It seems that everyone is raising awareness of this or that cause these days. Wikipedia defines the term “raising awareness” this way: Consciousness raising (also called awareness raising) is a form of activism, popularized by United States feminists in the … Continue reading

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2016 HAS To Be Disturbing…Because 2015 Was

Peggy Noonan seems to have spoken for a lot of people in her Wall Street Journal column last week.  Here’s her title with its subtext:  “That Moment When 2016 Hits You: ‘I felt a wave of sadness,’ said one friend. This year’s … Continue reading

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We Dwell in a Fiery Furnance

We dwell in a fiery furnace, but we do not bow the knee. Consider the story of Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah – better known as Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego (Daniel 3:1-30; the three having been previously mentioned in Daniel 1:1-20 and … Continue reading

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We’re Christians – we’re supposed to be persecuted

“We’re paratroopers, Lieutenant; we’re supposed to be surrounded.” –  Capt. Richard “Dick” Winters, E Company, Band of Brothers (see this 6-second video; if you need context, see this 5-minute video).   Indeed, all who desire to live godly in Christ … Continue reading

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We are not seeking religious liberty – we are seeking righteousness.

Christians and Christian organizations who are calling for “religious liberty” in our day are making a mistake.  It is a mistake for three reasons: Secular society is not going to grant us religious liberty.  They do not consider themselves religious and therefore they … Continue reading

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