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-California: Southern Baptist Congregation Votes to Break with Denomination Over Homosexuality

Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

               (SBC logo: Wikipedia) Members of a Southern Baptist church in La Mirada, California have voted to change their congregation’s official stance on homosexuality after hearing teaching on ‘both sides.’ In the process they chose to reject their denomination’s traditional Biblical teaching on the issue. It remains to be seen whether they will be allowed […]

-Richard Dawkins: ‘I Am a Secular Christian’

Tuesday, May 27th, 2014

        (Richard Dawkins: Wikipedia) During a literature festival in Wales, famous atheist Dr. Richard Dawkins made an interesting statement: "I would describe myself as a secular Christian in the same sense as secular Jews have a feeling for nostalgia and ceremonies." He made this statement in response to a supposed American Christian minister who admitted […]

-Does Liberalism Oppose the 10 Commandments?

Wednesday, May 21st, 2014

  (N Y State Supreme Court Building: wallyg) Here’s an interesting article by Matt Barber contending that ‘liberalism’ in America substantially opposes and violates the 10 Commandments (Exodus 20:1-17). It is a little weak in a couple of spots but he does have some good points throughout: “How Liberalism Violates All 10 Commandments” The following […]

-Evangelicals at the Crossroads on Homosexuality

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014

                                                   (Photo credit: DrGBB) The American culture is changing so fast when it comes to homosexuality and same-sex marriage that it is hard to keep up with the latest developments. Evangelical Christians in particular are having a hard time of it as their once respected Biblical positions on homosexuality and marriage are increasingly being perceived […]

-So Now You Are Weird and Subject to Ridicule If You Believe in Creationism?

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

             (Blake Griffin: Wikipedia) Is this where the dominant culture is going in America. The vast majority believe in God but now you are considered weird and subject to ridicule if you believe the Biblical teaching that God created everything as opposed to accidental evolution? A firestorm of media ridicule followed in the wake of […]

-So The ‘Gospel of Jesus’s Wife’ May be ‘Authentic’ But The Story Really Isn’t

Friday, April 11th, 2014

In 2012 the main stream media went crazy over a ancient papyrus fragment that indicated that Jesus had a wife. Now experts are saying that the document appears to be authentic. So did Jesus really have a wife? No. At least this document does not prove it in spite of all of the press. Read […]

-Coming Soon: A Biblically Illiterate Generation?

Monday, February 10th, 2014

                          (Photo credit: knowhimonline) In America are we raising a new generation of children that are mostly unfamiliar with the characters, stories, and teachings of the Bible? Here’s an article from the UK Telegraph concluding that the Bible has all but disappeared from the lives of children in the UK. It got me thinking. Aside […]