Once again, my dear state of California has stepped out in what some call ground breaking legislation, paving the way for other states to follow. It is ground breaking for certain, even earth shaking, which is apropos, coming from earthquake prone California. Governor Brown has signed AB1266 into law, which “gives students the right “to […]
The great question in churches today should be, “When are we going to wake up?” Christianity is persecuted around the world and illegal in many countries. In America we are also losing our right to practice our religion unimpeded, but we continue to sit in our comfortable pews on the day of worship and adapt […]
Misleading. The American Academy of Pediatrics shared its findings in a July 2, 2012 press release stating evidence that: Spanking (is) Linked to Mental Illness. The article would have been more accurately titled: Of those with Mental Illness, Only 2-7% Were Exposed to Harsh Physical Punishment based on the data collected by the National Epidemiologic […]
I’ve discussed personhood, God’s ownership of our bodies, God’s prerogative based on His ownership, and that God hates the shedding of innocent blood. I have one last beam for this framework… in the Bible we can see that God has a special love for children. It isn’t that He doesn’t love all people, but He […]
The small choices matter. One will reflect, plan, worry and generally count the cost when big decisions must be made, but it is the daily, moment by moment decisions that build the landscape of one’s life. "[E]very time you make a choice you are turning into the central part of you, the part of you […]
Our kids need us to stand up for their future. If we don’t do it, who will?
“To love at all is to be vulnerable. Love anything, and your heart will certainly be wrung and possibly broken. If you want to make sure of keeping it intact, you must give your heart to no one, not even to an animal. Wrap it carefully round with hobbies and little luxuries; avoid all entanglements; […]
While I will continue this series on beyond this post, this is the final post in developing a theological framework for the pro-life position. I’ve discussed personhood, God’s ownership of our bodies, God’s prerogative based on His ownership, and that God hates the shedding of innocent blood. I have one last beam for this framework… […]