It was a decade of protest---church, state, and parents were all called into question and found wanting. Kids learned everything there was to know about sex and forgot everything there was to know about love, and no one had the nerve to tell them there was a difference. You cannot be righteous until you are first redeemed. The preservation of peace and the guaranteeing of man's basic freedoms and rights require courage and eternal vigilance: courage to speak and act - and if necessary, to suffer and die - for truth and justice; eternal vigilance, that the least transgression of international morality shall not go undetected and unremedied. Zacharias held the chair in Evangelism and Contemporary Thought at Alliance Theological Seminary from 1981 to 1984.
Topics: Changes in language often reflect the changing values of a culture. Topics: You cannot really have the world and hold on to it. No religious activity will be sufficient, only true faith in Jesus Christ alone. Other than my parents, he has contributed profoundly in shaping my faith. Topics: , The antitheist is quick to excoriate all religious belief by generically laying the blame at the door of all who claim to be religious, without distinction. The law reminds us that some things, some experiences, some relationships are sacred.
As the 2008 Honorary Chairman of the National Day of Prayer, he gave addresses at the White House, the Pentagon, and The Cannon House. Was it far-fetched for the Creator of the universe, who fashioned matter out of nothing, to multiply bread for the crowd? Your life or my life, apart from Him, spells death. For Internet posting, please use only unaltered excerpts not the content in its entirety and provide a hyper-link to this page. Less and less were they taught the very basics of language, truth, and logic and they grew up with the irrationality of a postmodern world. Humans are by nature too complicated to be understood fully.
It is a journey like a walk through the woods over the usual obstacles and around the common distractions while the voice of direction leads, saying, 'This is the way, walk ye in it. To touch both the heart and the intellect of the thinkers and influencers of society by shaping the ideas of the culture with the credibility of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. So, we can choose either to approach our fellow human beings with suspicion or to approach them with an open mind, a dash of optimism and a great deal of candour. I came to Him longing for something I did not have. Topics: The four absolutes we all have in our minds: love, justice, evil, and forgiveness.
They were liberated from their parents by well-paying jobs, cars, and lyrics in music that gave rise to a new term ---the generation gap. It is not exhausted by childhood, but finds its key there. I remain with Him in the most intimate of friendships. While environmentalism is not the subject of this post, I certainly do not want to leave you empty handed. She came living a life of quiet desperation.
It has everything to do with the tenderness of a heart determined to serve. In the 1990s kids lost their power to reason. He prefers the concrete, and this means that at the end of your life one of three things will happen to your heart: it will grow hard, it will be broken, or it will be tender. Yes, this man is one of the top five people who has made a profound, life-changing impact in my life. It Can Show You If Your Face Is Dirty, But It The Mirror Will Not Wash Your Face. She ran back overflowing with hope.
Topics: , God is the shaper of your heart. Jesus does not offer to make bad people good but to make dead people alive. Well-versed in the disciplines of comparative religions, cults, and philosophy, he held the chair of Evangelism and Contemporary Thought at Alliance Theological Seminary for three and a half years. She came laden with questions. That is where God speaks.
Violence and perversion entertained them till none could talk of killing innocents since none was innocent anymore. It is not just that they ask we accept, but they now demand of us to celebrate it too. The disciples missed it all. His being neither originated in time nor came about by the will of humanity. We have so mixed it with beauty and charm and sensuality and contact that we have robbed it of its higher call of cherishing and nurturing.
Topics: The loneliest moment in life is when you have just experienced that which you thought would deliver the ultimate, and it has just let you down. We hear very little about being smaller in our own self-estimate. Teaching Is Like A Mirror. I came to Him unsure about the future. Topics: Chivalry in love has nothing to do with the sweetness of the appearance. By contrast, the more you hold on to the true and the good, the more you are free to really live.