But Jesus Never Said Anything About Homosexuality. “If you’ve ever claimed that Scripture says homosexual behavior is a sin, there’s a good chance someone tried to correct you with, “Jesus never said anything about homosexuality.” It doesn’t matter what Bible verse bolsters your claim, Jesus’ silence on the matter allegedly trumps all other considerations. Here are seven reasons why this objection doesn’t work.”
Why You Should Be a Single-Issue Voter. Denny Burk shares his (& John Piper’s) thoughts on being a single-issue voter. “What do you think disqualifies a person from holding public office? I believe that the endorsement of the right to kill unborn children disqualifies a person from any position of public office. It’s simply the same as saying that the endorsement of racism, fraud, or bribery would disqualify him—except that child-killing is more serious than those.”
Hilary, Bernie, Donald, & Me. Anyone who is eligible for McDonald’s senior discount should give this a read: “So if Hillary and Bernie and Donald want to bear the weight of the world for the next four to eight years out of man-centered, philanthropic motives, I find my seventy-something zeal for Jesus heating up. They only get to be president of a tiny territory called the U.S.A. I get to be an ambassador of the Sovereign of the universe. They only get to change the way some people live for a few decades. I get to change the way some people live forever — with a lot of good spill-over for this world in the process.”
Do Parents Flirt With the Idol of Sports? Youth sports only intensify in commitment each year. What used to be the practice regime of a college student seems to now be that of a T-Baller. This question brings some good wisdom to the table for parents to think through concerning how they guide their children’s time in sports.
When a Christian Sins. Christian, what do you do after you sin?
Don’t Have Time to Read Books? Try this one, weird trick.
5 Reasons You Should (Probably) Leave Your Attractional Church. Good food for thought from a guy who runs an organization called, For the Church. He’s a big believer in the local church, but not if it looks like this.
What’s So Special About Singing on Sundays? “I want to highlight some of the differences between people gathering to sing and the church singing. I want to remind us of who it is that’s singing, how we came to sing, and Who we’re singing to. In other words, I want to talk about singing as the church.”
Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop. Hiccups won’t stop this kid from singing the Australian national anthem.