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When a Nation Sins

Structural sin. Ever heard the term? It could also be called cultural, social, or national sin. A good biblical example relates to the captivity of Judah by the Babylonians, which God declared would be a seventy-year captivity because of national … Continue reading »

When Capitalism Becomes a Disease

C. S. Lewis was a great lover of nature and animals, and the entire body of his writings developed in thousands of Christians a great respect for the physical world—God’s general revelation.  The Narnia series in particular had an obvious … Continue reading »

Earth Day 2011

Below are some significant thoughts for followers of Christ to consider on  Earth Day (Friday, April 22, 2011). Jesus Christ Sermon on the Mount (1st century) Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy, … Continue reading »

Materialism: Infection in the Church

Is it not enough for you to feed on the good pasture? Must you also trample the rest of your pasture with your feet? Is it not enough for you to drink clear water? Must you also muddy the rest … Continue reading »

The Creation-care Fad

Is it not enough for you to feed on the good pasture? Must you also trample the rest of your pasture with your feet? Is it not enough for you to drink clear water? Must you also muddy the rest … Continue reading »