culture

The Intolerance Of Tolerance

The Intolerance Of Tolerance

It’s 4:00 pm on a warm, sunny Thursday afternoon. After ordering a caramel latte from my favorite coffee shop, I’m headed outside to find a seat and enjoy some “down time” after a long day at the office. Finally, an opportunity to relax and unwind before the day comes to a close. That vision of relaxation was quickly dashed as I overheard two young people engaged in a conversation that exposed the reality of the postmodern world we all find ourselves in. Rather quickly, I overheard a couple of young people speaking loudly. The young lady says to her male friend, “You are intolerant.” Soon the words, “bigoted,” “racist,” and “homophobic” followed. I could only imagine what started this conversation down this path prior to my arrival...

The Fellowship of the "Were"

The Fellowship of the "Were"

As a culture, we are wrestling with issues of sexuality and marriage and its implications on our country. As Christians, it is important to understand that there are two parts to this discussion for which the lines often get blurred and the need for clarity is paramount. Part one is the ideological battle that is being waged as the question “did God really say?”...