Posts with the tag “politics”
The Issue of Abortion: Where are we now?
May 7th, 2021
One of the criticisms of the Pro-Life Movement is that the Church only got involved with the abortion debate after they entered into politics in the 1980’s. People who think that are historically illi...
Big Government and the Bible
April 30th, 2021
President Joe Biden stood before a fully masked and socially distanced collection of Washington Congressmen and other dignitaries to tell us his vision of government. How does that vision line up with...
How should Christians respond to packing the courts?
April 23rd, 2021
What do you know about Court Packing? How do we think about this subject Biblically? Have you started to panic yet? Let’s talk.President Biden has formed a Presidential Commission to study the Supreme...
The Public School System: Who Is Discipling your Children?
April 16th, 2021
What is the social and political agenda of your local public-school system? Do you know? Should you care? I have some thoughts.There are places in the United States right now where the social agenda i...
The Bible and Gun Rights: Should Christians own guns?
April 9th, 2021
Should Christians own guns? Our President doesn’t think so. But what does the Bible say?The Second Amendment has been an ongoing powder keg of debate in recent years with both sides of the issue argui...
Christians and the Communist Threat (in America?)
April 2nd, 2021
Americans are not looking for war with Communist China. But apparently Communist China thinks they’re at war with us. How do we think about this problem Biblically?The history of relations between the...
Calling out Andy Stanley and Rick Warren: Keep Churches Open
March 26th, 2021
I don’t challenge mega-church pastors in public very often, but today we need to talk.Earlier this month in an interview, Andy Stanley, who is the pastor of North Point Community Church in Atlanta, ma...
Will the Equality Act actually achieve equality?
February 26th, 2021
Will Rogers once said that, “America is safest when Congress is in recess.” Well, right now Congress is not in recess but they are up to no good. Let’s talk.A new bill has just been submitted in the H...
When the News is Overwhelming
February 12th, 2021
Do you find yourself regularly overwhelmed by global crisis and national problems? Do the headlines seem to ruin your day more often than not? Well then, let’s talk.Truth Currents is designed not to b...
Biden, Transgenderism, and the Church
January 29th, 2021
Shared restrooms, shared sporting competitions, and now a shared military. Biological women in this generation have been cancelled by the President of the United States.The President in a flood of Exe...
Is it time for Christian civil disobedience?
January 22nd, 2021
A new Presidential administration was inaugurated this week. How exactly should Jesus followers think about the days ahead?Joe Biden and Kamala Harris were inaugurated this week as President and Vice ...
How should Christians respond to political turmoil?
January 15th, 2021
How do you respond to images of our political leaders cowering under their desks while protestors freely roam the halls of our most historic buildings? Let’s talk about that today.If you’ve watched th...
November 6th, 2020
Let me guess what you’re feeling today. It’s called “Election Fatigue,” and it’s a real thing. Let’s talk about it today on Truth Currents.Election Fatigue. Maybe it’s a phrase you haven’t heard befor...
The Process of Selecting a Presidential Candidate
September 25th, 2020
Last week I began to talk to you about how to vote for president. Not who to vote for but how to vote for president. What’s the intentional process that a follower of Jesus Christ should go through in...
Can a Christian vote for Donald Trump?
September 18th, 2020
Recently, on the campus of John Brown University, the school hosted a debate between commentator David French and author Eric Mataxas. The question of the debate was, “Can a Christian Vote for Donald ...