Category Archives: Culture

Are You a Contender?

Jude, the half-brother of Jesus, wrote a message to the Christians in the first century. He had hoped to be able to celebrate the salvation that they shared. However, he felt compelled to urge them to contend for the faith … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Church, Culture, Current Events | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Sanctity of Life

I write this on Friday, January 20, the day of the annual March for Life in Washington, D.C. Thousands of people will gather there to celebrate the sanctity of life. Some call them “foes of abortion”, “opponents of abortion rights”, … Continue reading

Posted in Communion Meditations, Culture, Current Events | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Questionable Speaker

I have always wondered why some churches will invite politicians who have obviously not been called to preach to speak in their congregations during a Sunday worship service. You would think that the members of the church would deserve better. … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Church, Culture, Current Events, Leadership | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Quiet Quitting

According to recent reports, something called “quiet quitting” is taking the workplace by storm. This new trend is in the wake of many people literally quitting their jobs to pursue other ventures, or perhaps to just spend some time not … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Church, Communion Meditations, Culture, Current Events | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

It Can Wait

I walked into a public restroom today and noticed a machine that dispenses condoms. The advertising slogan on the machine caught my eye— “When life just can’t wait.” Sadly, that’s the philosophy of many people in the world today. Those … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Culture | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Which Religion?

In a recent column, Dear Abby gave this advice to someone who asked for direction in choosing between religions—“…consider which religion meets your needs…” Unfortunately, that’s the way many people think when they are seeking religion. They are looking for … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Communion Meditations, Culture | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bad Company

There has been some controversy surrounding President Joe Biden’s recent visit to Saudi Arabia. While there he was photographed fist-bumping several high-ranking Saudi officials. Some feel that it was an improper display that perhaps showed some acceptance of a murderous … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Culture, Current Events, Humor, Leadership | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The Way It Turned Out

Tonight is Major League Baseball’s annual All-Star Game. This year’s game will be played in Los Angeles. You may remember that last year’s game was scheduled to be played in Atlanta, but was moved to Denver. Major League Baseball said … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Culture, Current Events | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Reasoning with the Unreasonable

I recently read a pro-abortion newspaper article that began with this statement—“If you oppose abortion, do not have one.” No doubt the writer thought that she had said something so profound that her wisdom could not be refuted. Her statement … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Culture, Current Events | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Moving Toward No-Kill

The headline of a story on page four of today’s edition of the Lexington Herald-Leader read—“Pet adoption, fostering could move state toward no-kill”. This seems like a direction that would be agreeable to almost everyone. Who wouldn’t be in favor … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Culture, Current Events | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment