Reconnect One: Godhood, the game
August 16, 2018
There’s a reason God addresses idolatry in the first commandment. The temptation to be like God or at least live in the fantasy of being revered as a god is very real today. For those who want to develop a religion based around themselves as a deity, there’s now a game for that. It’s called Godhood. […]
The Reconnect 12-23-16 | Presence, not presents | The Original Jesus with Dan Darling
December 28, 2016
Christmas has never been about the presents under the tree. Christmas has always been about the presence of God in human flesh. Dan Darling is VP of Communications for the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission and an author. He shares about his book about the Original Jesus, which is really about idolatry. He exposes all the ways […]
If the world is a stage then who is sitting in the front row?
December 7, 2015
It has been said that all the world is a stage and in our Flickr/Instagram culture your audience can span the globe. No longer do those watching need to inhabit the same physical space. It is now possible to have followers you’ve never led, fans you’ve never seen and Facebook friends you’ll never meet. We […]
Football: America’s pastime or idolatrous obsession?
September 14, 2015
In honor of Super Bowl 50 the USAToday is going to be running a weekly list of “The 50 Things we learned from week X of the NFL Season.” (That’s the National Football League for those who live in hobbit holes.) But what happened yesterday is noteworthy for more than the fifty discreet reasons noted by […]
Natalie Portman recognizes her Oscar as a false idol
May 7, 2015
There’s no more coveted a prize in Hollywood than an Oscar. Portman has one. Where is it? She hasn’t a clue. When the interviewer asked if her Oscar was with her in Paris, Portman said: “I don’t know where it is,” she says. “I think it’s in the safe or something. I don’t know. […]