The Minute Man, a statue by Daniel Chester French erected in 1875 in Concord, Massachusetts. (from here) In time anything created by men will cease to be. Only God will remember it. Still, when we see people ignoring a heritage of great value and treating it as worthless, we still scratch our heads in amazement,... Continue Reading →
WHAT DOES THE WORSHIP OF IDOLS LOOK LIKE? — PART 5
From => https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Nao_robot,_Jaume_University.jpg Here are the previous posts in this series. Part 1: The Worship of Stuff - When we worship stuff, we fall prey to our greed, envy, gluttony, and pride. Part 2: The Worship of Sex - When we worship sex, instead of caring for the OBJECT of our "affection," we give expression... Continue Reading →
WHO APPOINTED ME JUDGE?
The problem with people is that we behave like people. In the ideal world, we could discuss truth, religion, politics, and so forth calmly and rationally, but we cannot. God did not make us that way. He made us to care very much about such things. That is why I found myself in the middle... Continue Reading →
WHAT DOES THE WORSHIP OF IDOLS LOOK LIKE? — PART 4
Note how each of the idols covered thus far in this series provides the opportunity to engage in one or more of the seven deadly sins (What are the seven deadly sins?). Part 1: The Worship of Stuff - When we worship stuff, we fall prey to our greed, envy, gluttony, and pride. Part 2:... Continue Reading →