Posts with the tag “secularism”

A Secular Religion
August 29th, 2019
Politics has become the religion of a growing segment of the population.The most rapidly growing demographic in America’s religious landscape is “Nones”; people who identify as holding no religious fa...  Read More
by Lance Ralston
A Secular Sacred?
December 17th, 2015
You probably missed the news story a couple weeks ago in The Washington Times about the brouhaha that erupted between France and Iran. The two counties faced a diplomatic meltdown over a dispute regar...  Read More
by Lance Ralston
Reaping the Whirlwind
October 2nd, 2015
It’s Friday, October 2, 2015. There was another school shooting yesterday. Again it’s on a college campus. Seems like a lot of these tragedies play out at our schools. But, you know how it is; sometim...  Read More
by Lance Ralston
WATCH: The Pope's Visit to the US
September 28th, 2015
In Matthew 24:42–44, after speaking of the end times and the signs which herald His return, Jesus told His followers, “Watch therefore, for you do not know what hour your Lord is coming. . . . Therefo...  Read More
by Lance Ralston
Should a Christian Attend a Same-Sex Wedding?
April 24th, 2015
Should a Christian attend a same-sex wedding?While the answer to this comes down to a simple “yes” or “no”, arriving there is fraught with complexity. It requires we attempt to think Biblically, rathe...  Read More
by Lance Ralston
The Bible – Misunderstood Alright; but by Newsweek
January 8th, 2015
During the War of 1813, the USS Constitution won 5 engagements with British warships. During one battle with the HMS Guerriere, when the cannonballs of a broadside bounced off the Constitution’s sides...  Read More
by Lance Ralston
The ISIS Take-over of Mosul, Iraq
June 13th, 2014
The story dominating the news right now is the conquest of the Iraqi city of Mosul by a ultra-radical Jihadist group called ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham; Arabic for the ‘Levant,’ or Lebanon...  Read More
by Lance Ralston
Lesson from a Lonely Prophet
November 28th, 2012
Then they [the leaders of Jerusalem] said, “Come & let us devise plans against Jeremiah; for the law shall not perish from the priest, nor counsel from the wise, nor the word from the prophet. Come an...  Read More
by Lance Ralston