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Brendan Eich Is Blessed!

According to what Jesus has told us in the Sermon on the Mount (Matthew 5:10), Brendan Eich – the Mozilla CEO who was forced out of the company because he donated money to a defense of marriage proposition in California … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to William Bennett

Dear Dr. Bennett,  [William Bennett’s Wikipedia profile] [William Bennett’s web site] Your 1992 book title, The Book of Virtues: A Treasury of Great Moral Stories, speaks volumes just by itself. Where has virtue gone in our country?  Why does it seem … Continue reading

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America, Repent!

How many more signs do we need?  Is there evidence lacking that we have gone far astray from the morality to which our Creator calls us? Proverbs 14:34 says that righteousness exalts a nation but sin is a disgrace to … Continue reading

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Righteousness Is Doing What Is Right

Why complicate the meaning of the word “righteousness”?  It means to do what is right. Self-righteousness is doing what’s right in your own eyes.  Righteousness is doing what is right in God’s eyes.  There’s a big, big difference. Don’t get … Continue reading

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Righteousness or Religion?

If you stay hungry for righteousness you’ll eventually find God.  If all you’re hungry for is religion, you may not find God until you die. See the Beatitudes which begin the Sermon on the Mount (Matthew 5-7), especially the one … Continue reading

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“Another Time, Another Place” – Christian Song

What’s wrong with this song?  Musically, nothing.  It’s musically magnificent: well-written, well-orchestrated, and well-sung by Wayne Watson and Sandi Patty. What’s wrong with song is its lyrical emphasis on the future, to the neglect of the present.  We are to … Continue reading

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A Call to Worship the Lord – Not Church

I love to read Brian LePort who blogs at Near Emmaus because he has a heart for the Lord in his writings.  However, today’s post provokes me to take exception because it extols church instead of Jesus.  He writes: For … Continue reading

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“One Nation Under God”

You recognize the phrase “one nation under God” as coming from the Pledge of Allegiance.  It seems our country’s citizens can be divided into two categories: those who like these words in the Pledge of Allegiance and those who don’t.  Both … Continue reading

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