At the time of Amos’ prophecy, Israel was a rich and powerful nation. Yet, Amos took them to task for ignoring the poor, failing to exercise justice, and reducing their religion to mere ritual. How can we avoid these pitfalls which seem to periodically haunt God’s people throughout history? Come hear the challenge and to … More God Judges Nations for Their Brutality Against the Unborn
Below is a brilliant, truly brilliant, video of a young woman giving a presentation at Google, (Yes, you read that right!) on abortion. An excellent example of honest, civil discourse not limited to sound-bite media. We have just celebrated the birth of Christ to a young teenage Mary. Today, a girl in similar circumstances would … More Abortion in the Crosshairs
The following is excerpted from THE MEDIAN, volume 23 / #4 (Fall 2016). The Median is the monthly newsletter of MasterMedia International started by Dr. Larry Poland. master Media ministers to the media elite in Hollywood and New York seeking to bring a Christ-like witness to the powerbrokers of Radio, Television, and Film. Larry was … More Schindler’s List and the Sanctity of Life
Wednesday is for Thinking The pictures of Margaret Sanger look so innocent. It is hard to imagine what evil lurked behind her eyes and in the recesses of her psyche. But where did Margaret (founder of Planned Parenthood) get the philosophical foundation for her racism and genocidal views? Look no further than Darwin. The following … More “Darwin’s Shocking, and Revealing, Subtitle” Unfortunately, prophetic
Was the early Church silent on the issue of abortion because of some missional strategy to not offend mainstream Roman culture? Or was there something else going on? Here is a brief article from Kairos Journal examining the Old Testament and Jewish understanding of the issues involved and that informed the worldview of the earliest … More Why Was the Early Church Relatively Silent on Abortion?
Sunday Musings I didn’t expect it. The video was about sanctity of life. It was about abortion. It was about putting something on screen that would leave an indelible imprint on the heart through the medium of the eye. It was about writing a script that would put in proper perspective the tragedy of 58,000,000 … More Surprised by a Left Hand
When you find good information, a powerful video, or a great message repost it to your social networks. We need to learn how to use Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Tumblr, Google, Delicious, BLOGs, Pinterist, Pocket, StumbledUpon, etc. in ways that do more than pass on cute cat and dog videos. You could start by passing this … More “… for you are a man of war.”
Applying a Sunday Message Today was a wonderful service celebrating the dedication of seven children at our Watseka campus. All of these children are gifts from God and it is both wonderful and exciting that God has entrusted them to both their parents and to our church family as well. Pastor Bart did a great … More “… for you are a man of war.”
Sunday Afternoon Musing Pass it on. Our own video will be post tomorrow on the tragedy that is abortion.
This Sunday celebrates life with Sanctity of Life Sunday. In honor of all those who have been impacted by abortion I offer this excerpt from my book, Picking a President: Or Any other Elected Official. Proverbs 24 11 Rescue those who are being taken away to death; . hold back those who are … More Is Abortion that Important?