We have lost our sense of the Imago Dei (the image of God) and of the sanctity of all life. In Washington there's a Congresswoman struggling to succeed because she just sacrificed a bill protecting sea otters in order to focus on a bill that protects fetuses from being grown for stem cell research. She's … Continue reading What does it mean to be made in the Imago Dei?
*Guest Post by my Artist Friend, Sheila Here are my thoughts on this whole, "Let's sue because we can't get service thing." **This is not about a public or government services. This is about private businesses. Private businesses can and should be able to serve whomever they want to. As an artist, especially, myself or anyone … Continue reading Should Businesses Be Forced to Serve Everyone?
For years, I just couldn’t say it. I don’t know why, but I would say anything except those dreaded three words. Three simple words: “I don’t know.” Why are they so difficult to say? It’s because we have to admit a measure of ignorance. It’s humbling. But I want to encourage you to not fear … Continue reading Empowering Reasons to Say IDK
A RESPONSE to John Pavlovitz John Pavlovitz's original article was posted on his blog. It was very stirring & made me think. Thanks, John! Sometimes I wonder if I will have gay children. I wonder if any of them will end up divorced, wealthy, in a live-in relationship, abused, overseas, addicted, homeless, or if they will be married … Continue reading If I Have Gay Children
If I'm honest, I'd say that I've really shifted on my KJV-only position lately... in large part because I there are a few questions that I just can't answer. And as James White said: "When we hold to or attempt to defend a position that cannot be justified, we do damage to the best position we might take."
When I heard the news, I sat in sober silence for nearly a minute just pondering the repercussions. I wish down deep that they had ruled in favor of DOMA, yet when pondering the sovereignty of God and His glory that will come out of this (Romans 8:28), I'd have to say that I see at least two good things that should come of this...