White Horse Inn: The Vanishing American Adult with Senator Ben Sasse

The Vanishing American Adult with Senator Ben Sasse [display_podcast]According to Nebraska Senator Ben Sasse, we’re currently experiencing a coming of age crisis without parallel in American history. On numerous fronts, our culture appears to be promoting what he refers to as “perpetual adolescence,” and, as a result, many of us no longer know what it means to be an adult.Michael Horton talks with Ben about the various implications of this new trend, which he outlines in his book, The Va … [Read more...]

BreakPoint: Eugene Peterson and Same-Sex ‘Marriage’ – It’s a Gospel Issue

Eugene Peterson and Same-Sex ‘Marriage’ - It’s a Gospel Issue Last week, the well-known evangelical author Eugene Peterson appeared to embrace so-called same-sex “marriage,” and then, he backtracked. There’s a lot to talk about. [display_podcast]Last week Eugene Peterson, the author of “The Message” as well as several other pastoral books, said in an interview with Jonathan Merritt of Religion News Service that he didn’t consider homosexuality wrong and would, if asked, officiate a same-sex … [Read more...]

BreakPoint: “Hopecasting” in the Midst of Crisis – Christians Take on the Scourge of Opioids

“Hopecasting” in the Midst of Crisis - Christians Take on the Scourge of Opioids [display_podcast]No matter the crisis, when Christians take the love of Jesus to the hurting and suffering, hope and transformation are sure to follow. In his new book “A Practical Guide to Culture,” my colleague John Stonestreet ends several chapters with what he and co-author Brett Kunkle call “hopecasting,”—a reminder that no matter what the issue or crisis, “God’s story continues to play out all around us.” … [Read more...]

BreakPoint: Christian Worldview and “The View” – Revelation vs. Majority Opinion

Christian Worldview and “The View” - Revelation vs. Majority Opinion Here’s a hard saying for some: Just because you think Jesus would do something doesn’t mean He would. [display_podcast]Jack Phillips, owner of the Masterpiece Cake Shop, is a brave man. Because he refused to decorate a cake for a same-sex wedding ceremony, he was hauled before the Colorado Civil Rights Commission. He was fined, and faces financial ruin. But he’s still standing fast. And the Supreme Court has agreed to take … [Read more...]

BreakPoint: Supreme Court Victory for Trinity Lutheran And a Major Win for Religious Freedom

Okay, so government cannot “establish religion.” But can it discriminate against religion? The Supreme Court has decided no. Supreme Court Victory for Trinity Lutheran and for Religious Freedom Yesterday the Supreme Court gave religious freedom advocates a major victory. By a 7-2 vote, SCOTUS ruled that denying a church “an otherwise available public benefit on account of its religious status,” violates the Free Exercise Clause of the Constitution.The decision in Trinity Lutheran Church of … [Read more...]

Simply Joyful Podcast: Help Your Husband Be a Hero in the Home with Dr. Meg Meeker

Meg Meeker: Help Your Husband Be a Hero in the Home Welcome back! We have Dr. Meg Meeker, this country's leading authority on parenting, teens, and children's health, on today for a Father's Day special. Meg is a writer, speaker, and a mom of four. She is also a pediatrician who does counseling with her own patients and shares a medical practice with her husband, who is also a physician. I can't wait for you to listen in and be encouraged!On a “Simply” & “Joyful” side note… I bring up … [Read more...]