Moral superiority is not a virtue, at least not in the church. It’s an ugly attitude, uglier still when it’s used as a weapon to destroy fellow human beings. Roman pagans killed first century saints for getting the wrong religion. Nazis did it to European Jews for getting the wrong DNA. Klan members did it … More He’s Guilty: #MeToo
A haunting protest song from 1993 has returned to popular playlists in 2018. The lyrics of Zombie mourn the cruel, irrational things people do to one another, and ask, “What’s in your head? What’s in your head?”1 It’s not the conditions of a decaying world that motivate the rage, havoc and destruction we inflict … More In Your Head
We all believe in Eden. It’s why the Bible still haunts our godless age. Even unbelievers and pagans who have never opened the Book of Genesis hunger for that place where everything works the way our hearts say it should. We continue to bet heavily on marriage, even after so much wreckage from divorce, mindless … More Return to the Lost Kingdom
The Library of Congress in Washington D.C. celebrates history and literature on a global scale. And the first thing you notice upon entering this architectural showplace is an original copy of the Gutenberg Bible. That’s right, the centerpiece of the elaborate, sprawling exhibition is a copy of the Holy Bible. Read the printed museum card … More History’s Most Dangerous Book
The feminist complaint is that society has always favored men; that history is male; and that the moment has come for women to demand what they want. The sad, irony is that women are being shafted by the culture once again… and they’re cooperating in the crime. Pop culture continues its enduring tradition of encouraging … More Hollywood Hates Women
Two prisoners have been locked away in this pitch-black underground bunker, a sort of black hole of Calcutta. They have endured weeks of complete and utter darkness. Suddenly, inmate #1 cries, “Look! A light! There’s a light breaking through!” His comrade twists left and right, shouting “Where? Where? I don’t see anything!” Inmate #1 replies, … More Did you See the Gorilla?
What’s the difference between holiness and relevance? For starters, holiness is what followers of Jesus used to value. Relevance is the priority that replaced it. Striving for holiness means the direction of my life is visibly different from most people because my purpose and objectives are godly and eternal. Reaching for relevance means I value the … More The Hole in our Holiness