Category Archives: culture

Cultural Clamor… Truth vs. True

November 3 I am often fascinated with how differently people think. We have always had “in the box” thinkers. And “out of the box” thinkers. For the most part, each of these types has their place. We actually need both … Continue reading

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Cultural Clamor: Wisdom and Understanding

October 15 “Make your ear attentive to wisdom, Incline your heart to understanding…” (Proverbs 2:2) Have you ever wondered why so many people have such differing views about things? Take just about any topic, and you are almost certain to … Continue reading

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Cultural Clamor: Boys Will Be Boys?

I apologize… this is not really a devotional post… just some thoughts about our current cultural climate, and where we appear to be heading… October 14 Today, one of the topics of discussion at my workplace, was the decision by … Continue reading

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An Optional God

October 8 “Remember your Creator in the days of your youth…” (Ecclesiastes 12:1) It was a headline that is all too common these days… “Young Man Found Dead.” I was struck by the picture of a handsome young man, who … Continue reading

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Hate

August 19 I hear a lot of talk these days about getting people together. “We have to connect. We have to learn to appreciate one another. We have to lay our hatred aside and come together. We can’t afford any … Continue reading

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Trash Talk too

July 23 You may have heard the news report, out of Cocoa FL, from July 12. A group of teens watched and laughed as a man drowned in a retention pond. The teens recorded the 31-year-old’s drowning on video – … Continue reading

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Evidence; Part 7 Eternity…

June 15 “God …has planted eternity in the human heart…” (from Ecclesiastes 3:11) I find it intriguing that in every culture, past and present, backward or forward-thinking, educated or illiterate – there is a prevailing belief in an afterlife. Human … Continue reading

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A Reasonable Faith

May 12 Truth will always stand the test of honest scrutiny. Of course, the key factor is an honest evaluation of any matter at hand. If we are considering the existence of God, we need to factor in all the … Continue reading

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Does Truth Matter?

April 21 “What is truth?” (Pontius Pilate; in John 18:38) When Jesus stood before the governor, Pontius Pilate, these words were the end of their time together. Jesus was talking about why He came – to be a voice of truth … Continue reading

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Cultural Clamor… Beyond he or she

April 20 The culture’s view of identity… The cover of the March 16, 2017 issue of TIME magazine caught my eye. It touched on a topic that is getting a lot of attention in our current cultural climate. You may … Continue reading

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