CranachCelebrating America, in Light of Everything
People on the left often have problems being patriotic on the 4th of July, since they consider the nation whose birthday is celebrated to have been built on slavery, imperialism, and a predatory capitalism. But now conservatives, usually the big flag wavers on Independence Day, might also feel disillusioned with the USA.
Putting the Protest in ProtestantThis Is Not My Beautiful House
Lots of angst over last week’s Supreme Court decision about same-sex marriage. But should Christians act like their home has been invaded by enemies or should we live as if this world is not home?
Jesus CreedPrivilege is Blindness
Why should I expect a nation, even one like ours, of increasingly secular people to live by God’s definition of marriage, let alone to obey the Ten Commandments?
Christian CrierA List of Sins from the Bible
The Bible says that sin has separated us from God. What are the sins listed in the Bible? Sin is the transgression of the Law of God (1 John 3:4) as John writes “Everyone who makes... [Read More]
Warren ThrockmortonHillsong’s Brian Houston Interviewed Mark and Grace Driscoll After All (VIDEO) (AUDIO)
Update: Campaigners against Driscoll’s appearance have expressed betrayal via statements about the interview. Just a little while ago, Brian Houston showed a taped interview of... [Read More]
Ponder AnewGod and Country: Idolatry in the Hymnal
When I was a kid, the church my family went to had mostly forsaken hymn-singing. Inexplicably, in their giant “worshiptorium,” they left the faded and worn green books to rot in... [Read More]
Thought Life5 Implications of the Supreme Court Same-Sex Marriage Decision
Same-sex marriage is now legal in all 50 states, per the ruling in Obergefell v. Hodges. What should Christians think and do in response? 1. We should recognize that this is a... [Read More]
Mark D. RobertsA Miraculous Cure for Bug Bite Itching? This Remedy Really Works!
For the past several years, I have put up a version of this post. The response from people has been quite enthusiastic. So, given that we’re entering the buggy summer months, I... [Read More]
Revangelical – The Blog of Brandan RobertsonWhy Your Church Should NOT Celebrate Independence Day
I love America. I really do. I am proud to live in the “land of the free and the home of the brave”. I have been to a number of other countries and in my humble opinion, none... [Read More]