Apologetics

Do Not Swim with the “Ducks” in the Cesspool of Sin

“Brethren, I count not myself to have apprehended: but this one thing I do, forgetting those things which are behind, and reaching forth unto those things which are before, 14 I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus” (Phil. 3:13-14). “Finally, brethren, whatsoever things are true,… Continue reading Do Not Swim with the “Ducks” in the Cesspool of Sin

Christian Living, Culture & Society, Homosexuality

A Different Approach to the Homosexual Controversy

Homosexuality has, once again, found a way to dominate the attention of the national media. This latest example is from the National Football League (NFL) where Miami Dolphins safety Don Jones was publicly reprimanded for his Twitter remarks, critical of Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted in NFL history. Jones tweeted “omg” and… Continue reading A Different Approach to the Homosexual Controversy

Apologetics, Culture & Society

Stand Up and Cheer; God Is NOT Dead

As a child growing up in a Fundamentalist Baptist church in Dallas, Texas, I was taught that going to the theater was, well, evil—without exception. Even attending a movie produced by Billy Graham’s ministry was prohibited, because someone might see a Christian walking out of the building and fail to understand the distinction between a… Continue reading Stand Up and Cheer; God Is NOT Dead

Culture & Society, Homosexuality

Phil Robertson, Duck Dynasty, and the Intolerance of Tolerance

By now, fourteen million faithful viewers of Duck Dynasty have learned that the patriarch of the family, Phil Robertson, has been suspended indefinitely from the show, because he was honest enough to declare that God intended men and women to be together. God made and brought together Adam and Eve in the Garden (not Adam… Continue reading Phil Robertson, Duck Dynasty, and the Intolerance of Tolerance