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Hollywood, Sex, Harvey Weinstein, and the Eve Syndrome

“And when the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was pleasant to the eyes, and a tree to be desired to make one wise, she took of the fruit thereof, and did eat, and gave also unto her husband with her; and he did eat…And the LORD God said…… Continue reading Hollywood, Sex, Harvey Weinstein, and the Eve Syndrome

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Be Part of a Forever Family

On October 9, 2017, Jackie Alexander, a school administrator in Utah, posted the video of an 11 year old girl celebrating, after learning she was being adopted by her foster parents. “My heart was so happy. It was like ‘Ah!’ I was like screaming,” Tannah Butterfield, the girl, told a reporter from KUTV. Tannah, along…… Continue reading Be Part of a Forever Family

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The Hypocrisy of Virtue Signaling

Sometime in the year 2016, I became aware of a new term having been introduced into the American cultural vocabulary, virtue signaling. I believe the label was created by Republican conservatives who became weary of elite Democratic and Liberal political pundits telling the nation what to eat, drink, say, think, and do. Enough already! One reason for…… Continue reading The Hypocrisy of Virtue Signaling

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Christians are the Children of God

Samuel Wesley, the father of John Wesley, wrote to him on one occasion, and said to his son, “the inward witness, that is the strongest proof of Christianity” (Wesley’s Works, Vol. 12, p. 100). The apostle Paul was the source for this important spiritual insight. “For ye have not received the spirit of bondage again…… Continue reading Christians are the Children of God

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The Tender Mercy of God

Whenever I get a chance to visit with another Christian for any amount of time, I always ask them, “How did you come to faith?” I love to hear the story of people’s conversion to Jesus. Perhaps one reason for this is because I did not have a dramatic conversion experience like Paul on the…… Continue reading The Tender Mercy of God