Category Archives: Christian Living

Wait!

We could rightly be known as “those who wait.” We wait, we keep the faith, we hope in the promises of God for resurrection and the restoration of all things. Continue reading

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The Great Compromise – When Good Men Support Donald Trump

The justification of sin for the sake of political expediency, or for any other reason, for that matter, is an abomination to God. It is a denial of the truth claims of the Scriptures, and it is a cancerous trend in some areas of the church. This past year, however, this disease has infiltrated areas that were previously bastions of orthodoxy and moral fortitude. This election season, large swaths of Christianity have put down their Bibles in order to pick up their campaign signs, and have chosen, instead of standing for truth, to stand with an enemy of truth. Supporting evil in order to battle a worse evil is not righteousness, it is compromise. Continue reading

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What’s at Stake when the Church Supports Trump?

“Have we truly considered what an awful thing it is that we are saying to Trump and the nation that his behavior is within the bounds of a follower of Jesus?”

A pastor and teacher examines the effect of supporting Trump on the witness of the Church. Continue reading

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Lessons Learned at Volleyball Practice

The other day, I took my daughter to her volleyball lesson and ended up getting a lesson of my own. Continue reading

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Samaritan Lives Matter

Originally posted on The Weekly Sift:
Why don’t we say “All lives matter”? For the same reason Jesus’ parable isn’t called “The Good Person”. The picture shows a Black Lives Matter banner put up by a Unitarian Universalist church in…

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Thinking about Abortion

This paper looks at abortion from a decidedly pro-life perspective, but in it I seek to show that there are many reasons for us, especially Christians, to oppose abortion other than the typical “life begins at conception” argument. Continue reading

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The Disgusting Liberal Response to Orlando

“There is a time to respond to the clear and present danger
of an aggressive enemy. That enemy is ISIS and that time is now.” Continue reading

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