Quick Shot Responses to “You’re Only a Christian Because You Were Raised in a Christian Culture” (Podcast)

Quick Shot Responses to “You’re Only a Christian Because You Were Raised in a Christian Culture” Podcast by J. Warner for Cold Case Christianity In this episode of the Cold-Case Christianity Broadcast, J. Warner offers a number of brief, rhetorically powerful responses to the objection: “You’re Only a Christian Because You Were Raised in a Christian Culture.” Do Christians in America (or any Christian culture) believe what we believe simply because we were raised that way? Is this true of all religious believers? These Quick Shot responses are designed to help…

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The Role of Men

The Role of Men by Frederica Mathewes-Green via Russian-Faith “the purpose of that strength becomes obvious: protection…. Men seem to have an innate sense that it is right to die defending women, and don’t expect women to defend them…” I was delighted to be asked to write about the “Role of Men,” because I’ve read so many articles by men about the role of women. Such essays always give me the feeling that men consider themselves the standard, and women the variation. (That assumption was evident in an American magazine…

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Jesus and Marriage (Podcast)

Jesus and Marriage Podcast by David Platt for Radical In a culture of self-expression and self-gratification, Scripture’s teaching about marriage and divorce can sound strange. Even many Christians have, without realizing it, failed to see marriage as a lifelong, covenant union between one man and woman, a union that bears witness to the relationship between Christ and His bride, the church. In this message from Matthew 19:1–2, David Platt takes a look at Christ’s teaching on marriage and divorce and the importance of this God-ordained institution. Gratefully, whether you’re single,…

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How to Date Someone with Different Political or Religious Views

How to Date Someone with Different Political or Religious Views from Making Sense of Manliness Politics and religion are two of the most divisive and emotive topics in our communities today. Every politics and religion enthusiast is trying to outdo their opposition, desperate to appear superior to the other. And while that is legal and acceptable in the society, what happens when love is caught in the wrangles? Better put; how difficult or easy is it date someone who holds religious or political views that sharply contradicts yours? Well, please…

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BROKEN GENDER DYNAMICS: WOMEN, FAMILY, CAREER AND TRUTH (Video)

BROKEN GENDER DYNAMICS: WOMEN, FAMILY, CAREER AND TRUTH Video by Computing Forever GNN Note – This video supports, what is rapidly becoming part of the landscape and that’s the idea of God, family and community being the centerpiece of a healthy society and healthy economy. Without these three vital ingredients society, as we see today, breaks down to the point of finding itself in the dustbin of history. Video Source

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Tony Perkins: World on Verge of Reaping Long-Term Consequences of Viewing Kids as Drain on Resources

Tony Perkins: World on Verge of Reaping Long-Term Consequences of Viewing Kids as Drain on Resources By Tony Perkins for CNS News Usually, having a baby costsmoney. But in places like Hungary, parents are actually making money — as much as $35,000 for a third child. It’s the country’s latest solution to the falling fertility rate, a problem the U.S. can unfortunately identify with. Offering parents a little incentive, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán’s administration insisted, isn’t a bribe. “This way they don’t need to wait years to have enough savings to have…

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How Vanity Fair’s Instagram Mommy Murfer Celebrates Traditional Living

How Vanity Fair’s Instagram Mommy Murfer Celebrates Traditional Living By Melissa Langsam Braunstein for The Federalist What’s perhaps most countercultural about Courtney Adamo, an heiress who can afford to live as she pleases, is how much she reflects traditionally conservative ideals about family life. Growing up, it was all about fiction for me. I loved vicariously visiting new places and gaining insight into how others live and might think. These days, I don’t have time for novels, but I do have Vanity Fair profiles. VF’s recent profile of Instagram influencer Courtney Adamo and…

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Focus on the Family’s Jim Daly On the Importance of Family, Marriage, and Having Children (Video)

Focus on the Family’s Jim Daly On the Importance of Family, Marriage, and Having Children Video by American Thought Leaders / The Epoch Times At the Western Conservative Summit, we sit down with Jim Daly, an author, broadcaster, and president of Focus on the Family. We discuss the importance of family, strong marriages, and cherishing the blessing of children, especially from a traditional Christian perspective. We also explore what he sees as “ideological warfare” with the left. Video Source

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