Monday, February 18, 2019

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Lessons from Screwtape is a series of posts based on C.S. Lewis' book, The Screwtape Letters, in which a principle demon, Screwtape, converses with a lower demon about their tactics to prey on humans. Don't worry, todays post is not...
Its no secret that our culture wishes to dismantle Christian institutions; its been trying to bring down churches and Christian colleges and universities for years. You might think that Christian K-12 schools and homeschools are exempt from this attack;...

Modern Child Sacrifice

The social dynamics of our modern culture often feel like a strange new game with new rules that often invoke odd behaviors. I have heard many people lament things like our culture's victim mentality, the weakness of our generation's...
Lessons from Screwtape is a series of posts based on C.S. Lewis' book, The Screwtape Letters, in which a principle demon, Screwtape, converses with a lower demon about their tactics to prey on humans. Our post-Christian era is defined by...
As our culture gets more and more hostile toward Christianity, we should come to expect attacks on Christian institutions like Azusa Pacific University. To summarize the last few months, in September, the Student Life department of APU changed its student...
Back in September, Clemson decided on a change of quarterback, awarding freshman Trevor Lawrence the starting position. While fielding questions about composure in big games, Lawrence acknowledged Jesus Christ's role in his life, saying: "Football’s important to me, but it’s...

Merry Christmastide!

It's the 3rd day of Christmastide, and I'm sitting on a busy street in front of my parents place waiting for a tow truck. On this particular occasion, I had a lot of time to think. I often wonder...
"My marriages, they've been very successful," … starts Jennifer Aniston. That's marriages, plural! She did an interview with eNews and was asked about her marriages and how she views them. In a few sentences, she manages to upend the sanctity...

We Are Pilgrims

The image of Thanksgiving includes food, football, family, and this strange group of people many call The Pilgrims. By "The Pilgrims" we mean those early settlers of North America whom we revere for their courage, generosity to the natives,...

The Gift of the Body

For many Christians today, the body is a hot topic. Mostly due to changing sexual mores, we are concerned that our culture is teaching us more and more that our bodies don't matter; emphasizing that only our minds or...

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How Should We Then Live

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