Chick-fil-A Biblical Family of the Day

Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathy: "We support biblical families."Today's Chick-fil-A Biblical Family of the Day: Caleb's clan (1 Chronicles 2:42-50). The sons of Caleb brother of Jerahmeel: Mesha his firstborn, who was father of Ziph. The sons of Mareshah father of Hebron. The sons of Hebron: Korah, Tappuah, Rekem, and Shema. Shema became father of Raham, father of Jorkeam; and Rekem became the father of Shammai. The son of Shammai: Maon; and Maon was the father of Beth-zur. Ephah also, … [Read more...]

Virginia clerk does his best in a bad situation

Paul Ferguson is a public servant, but he is prohibited by law from serving all of the public equally and is required by law to discriminate.He is not the first public servant in the Commonwealth of Virginia to face this dilemma, but he handled it about as well as he was allowed: Participants gathered in the square to request marriage licenses from Paul Ferguson, the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Arlington County and the City of Falls Church.“I commend each of you that is coming forward … [Read more...]

Chick-fil-A Biblical Family of the Day

Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathy: “We support biblical families.”Today’s Chick-fil-A Biblical Family Rule of the Day: Ownership of slave children (Exodus 21:2-4). When you buy a male Hebrew slave, he shall serve for six years, but in the seventh he shall go out a free person, without debt. If he comes in single, he shall go out single; if he comes in married, then his wife shall go out with him. If his master gives him a wife and she bears him sons or daughters, the wife and her children shal … [Read more...]

‘Seneca Falls, and Selma and Stonewall’

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Here's a link to a complete transcript of President Barack Obama's second inaugural address.For me, this bit was the crescendo and highlight of the speech: We, the people, declare today that the most evident of truths – that all of us are created equal – is the star that guides us still; just as it guided our forebears through Seneca Falls, and Selma, and Stonewall; just as it guided all those men and women, sung and unsung, who left footprints along this great Mall, to hear a preacher say t … [Read more...]

Chick-fil-A Biblical Family of the Day

Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathy: “We support biblical families.”Today’s Chick-fil-A Biblical Family of the Day: Go to my kindred (Genesis 24:1-4). Now Abraham was old, well advanced in years; and the Lord had blessed Abraham in all things. Abraham said to his servant, the oldest of his house, who had charge of all that he had, "Put your hand under my thigh and I will make you swear by the Lord, the God of heaven and earth, that you will not get a wife for my son from the daughters of the Can … [Read more...]

Chick-fil-A Biblical Family of the Day

Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathy: “We support biblical families.”Today’s Chick-fil-A Biblical Family of the Day: Absalom and Amnon (2 Samuel 13:23-39). After two full years Absalom had sheepshearers at Baal-hazor, which is near Ephraim, and Absalom invited all the king’s sons. Absalom came to the king, and said, "Your servant has sheepshearers; will the king and his servants please go with your servant?"But the king said to Absalom, "No, my son, let us not all go, or else we will be burde … [Read more...]

Chick-fil-A Biblical Family of the Day

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Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathy: “We support biblical families.”Today’s Chick-fil-A Biblical Family of the Day: Amnon & Tamar (2 Samuel 13:1-22). Some time passed. David’s son Absalom had a beautiful sister whose name was Tamar; and David’s son Amnon fell in love with her.Amnon was so tormented that he made himself ill because of his sister Tamar, for she was a virgin and it seemed impossible to Amnon to do anything to her. But Amnon had a friend whose name was Jonadab, the son of Da … [Read more...]

Evangelical Alliance responds to Simon Peter’s dangerous sermon in Acts 11

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This statement surfaced yesterday in response to the recent controversy surrounding Simon Peter and the household of Cornelius, a Roman centurion and dirty Gentile from Caesarea, whom Peter embraced despite the clear teachings of scripture.  It's a fascinating glimpse of how the early church defended the scriptures against Peter's dangerous, unbiblical ideas. Evangelical Alliance Responds to Simon Peter on Unclean Gentile ConvertsFrom Evangelical Alliance general director Steve C … [Read more...]


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