I will still be posting here from time to time, but I expect to post more regularly at The Prince William-Manassas Family Alliance. Why will I still post here occasionally? The Prince William-Manassas Family Alliance doesn't endorse candidates. I can discuss issues at The Prince William-Manassas Family Alliance, but I cannot say which candidates I... Continue Reading →
Consider the importance that the Apostle Paul attached to preaching.
Romans 10:14-17 Good News Translation (GNT)
14 But how can they call to him for help if they have not believed? And how can they believe if they have not heard the message? And how can they hear if the message is not proclaimed? 15 And how can the message be proclaimed if the messengers are not sent out? As the scripture says, “How wonderful is the coming of messengers who bring good news!” 16 But not all have accepted the Good News. Isaiah himself said, “Lord, who believed our message?” 17 So then, faith comes from hearing the message, and the message comes through preaching Christ.
How do we come to know God? Someone shares His Word with us. How do we teach our children what we believe? We teach them, and we choose what they learn and who teaches them.
What is happening now? Our government…
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After I reblogged IS COMMONSENSE ENOUGH?, I got the following comment from sklyjd. I posted my reply here. sklyjd November 17, 2019 at 4:55 am What are the “secular universal values” is the writer really saying the US would be ruled by a communist or socialist ideological type of government, a dictatorship or similar? Laws are... Continue Reading →
What is commonsense? Well, here is what the dictionary says.
: sound and prudent judgment based on a simple perception of the situation or facts
She’s very smart but doesn’t have a lot of common sense.
rely on common sense for personal safety
Apparently, commonsense is just the minimal amount of good sense most of us have, but what is good sense? Well, here is the applicable definition.
6a: capacity for effective application of the powers of the mind as a basis for action or response : INTELLIGENCE
b: sound mental capacity and understanding typically marked by shrewdness and practicality
also : agreement with or satisfaction of such power
this decision makes sense
Notice that the definition of “sense” here is secular. Does “practicality” address the ability to discern good from evil? No.
Supposedly, people suddenly started using the word “commonsense” the way we do today in…
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Our soldiers don bulletproof armor to protect themselves from the bullets of our enemies. It is a neat concept! Doesn't everyone want to be invincible, perfectly safe from the attacks of their enemies? What about politicians? Don't they war with words? Don't they bring their enemies to trial with words? How do politicians armor themselves... Continue Reading →