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'Thy Will Be Done': How to Pray for the Church and Our Nation

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The next opportunity for the church to, as Chuck Colson often said, “be the church,” is to parents and children as the school year starts. “The Church that figures out how to care for kids and parents,” Pastor Rick argued, “will have the ear of America.” I think he’s right, and even more, I needed to be reminded that despite all the chaos of this culture moment, the work of the Church cannot be stopped.

Are Evangelicals Changing Their Minds about Same-Sex Relationships? A Surprising Way to Follow the Example of Jesus

Are Evangelicals Changing Their Minds about Same-Sex Relationships? A Surprising Way to Follow the Example of Jesus

For twenty centuries, orthodox Christians have known that the Bible forbids same-sex sexual relations. (For more, see my website paper, “What does the Bible say about homosexuality?”

However, as we noted yesterday, we currently live in a “post-truth” culture that is convinced perception is reality and truth is whatever you believe it to be. Tolerance is the cardinal value of our day, while intolerance is the cardinal sin.