Tag: pride

Wrong Ideas About Temptation

“Other Christians I know don’t seem to struggle with temptation like I do. I have thoughts and feelings sometimes that scare me, but other members seem so confident.” Other Christians, even the strongest ones, battle temptation. Even the apostle Paul said that he had to keep his body in subjection (I Cor. 9:27). Others may not…

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Christians are not Partisan

Partisan politics is a serious problem. I’m not talking about Republicans versus Democrats. We hear enough about that division from elected officials and mainstream media. I’m talking about a one-sided view of government that goes much deeper. Like most of you, I am not a politician. I am not even a good student of politics.…

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Of Pride and Sin

One is struck by the fact the whole movement to promote homosexuality has coalesced behind the rubric of “pride.” Why the push to let everyone know they take pride in the practice? Is there anything else like that? Can you imagine people deciding honesty is great and that we should have pride marches to promote…

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Dangers Without and Within

It is easy to see some things coming that can hurt or even kill us. We are usually able to protect ourselves from lightning and tornadoes because we can see the danger signs. We have seen the damage these forces can cause and we can prepare as the threat of them approaches. It is easy…

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