Must Read Monday: Planned Parenthood Worker Admits ‘It’s a Baby,’ Begs for God’s Forgiveness
Planned Parenthood Worker Admits ‘It’s a Baby,’ Begs for God’s Forgiveness— Christian Post An anonymous caller on the Dr. Michael Brown’s radio show called and provided heartbreaking insight into the reality of working for Planned Parenthood— and ask forgiveness for her part at the abortion provider. She shared that she is a single mom and […]
FaithWire OpEd: Dear America: The Church is Not Facebook (Nor Can it Ever Be)
What is the church and what is not the church? That is the question. As people are skipping Sunday School, they are instead looking for belonging and purpose in new places like CrossFit and Facebook. But church is not a place or social club, and no attempts to replace it can provide what the church […]
Investigations swirl and allegations of wrongdoing fill headlines and cable news talk shows. Inevitably, the conversations start including the Presidential pardon and in extreme cases, the possibility if a President can self-pardon. The idea of a self-pardon should offend not only our American ideals, but our Christian understanding of moral law and forgiveness. The Constitution […]
Must Read Monday: Pardon Me
Death toll to 9 after bodies found in truck at San Antonio Walmart— FOX News Human trafficking into the United States happens every day. People die crossing the border or trusting dangerous traffickers with the hope of a better life in the United States. Our immigration system is clearly failed and the fix is coming […]
Christian Post Op-Ed: Would Jesus Bake a Gay Wedding Cake?
In Colorado, cake artist Jack Phillips declined to bake a specialty cake for a same-sex wedding. Why? Well, Jack Phillips is a Christian and the “what would Jesus do” question is real for him. That leads us to ask what Joy Behar asked Jack Phillips during an episode of The View last month. “Would Jesus have baked […]
Must Read Monday: What we learn from Eugene Peterson | Watching Game of Thrones?
The Agonizing Ordeal of Eugene Peterson — You Might Be Next— Al Mohler Last week, best-selling author and speaker Eugene Peterson made news for coming out in support of same-sex marriage. Then, he made news again by reversing his statement in a retraction and affirmed (or reaffirmed) marriage as between one man and one woman. […]
Reconnect One: You’re not ever too old for God to use you
Reconnect One, with Carmen LaBerge Don’t you just love it when people don’t let their age get in the way of God using them? The other day I read about Leo. He finally retired at 92 years old. He said he was sitting there and wondering what he should be doing, and realized “I can […]
Can you be a Christian and a Scientologist?
Can you be a Christian and a Scientologist? This emerged as the sticking question during my visit to a Scientology church in Clearwater, Florida. I’ll talk to anyone about anything and I’m interested in the truth. So, when Karen, a Scientologist for more than 40 years, called the radio show to confront my use of […]
Must Read Monday: Ethical and moral questions raised by legal battle over Charlie Gard
Charlie Gard’s parents given 48 hours to produce new evidence for treatment— The Guardian The case of baby Charlie Gard has captivated the attention of many. The issues are complex: he and his parents are citizens of a sovereign state with socialized medicine. Their infant son was born with an debilitating and fatal genetic disorder. […]
Response to Rev. Raushenbush on arbitrary beliefs and faithful Christian witness
In an letter to the editor of the USA Today on July 5, Rev. Paul Raushenbush, helps us understand the arguments the U.S. Supreme Court is likely to hear regarding an upcoming case on religious liberty. He writes, in part: By accepting the case of the Colorado baker who refused to bake a cake for […]