Posts made in September, 2016

Come Out from Your Safe Space!

Posted on Sep 23, 2016 in Politics

Come Out from Your Safe Space!

It’s become so commonplace on American college campuses that it’s hardly news anymore. Students demanding “safe spaces,” where they aren’t confronted by any idea that might offend them or challenge their way of thinking. Trigger warnings: Professors having to announce that a particular book or lecture may upset someone.
At many universities, students are so determined not to be offended that they will shout down and shut down appearances by speakers who dare to hold a different point of view.

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Separating The Value Of Black Lives From The Black Lives Matter Movement

Posted on Sep 23, 2016 in Politics

Separating The Value Of Black Lives From The Black Lives Matter Movement
Did you know that if you support the Black Lives Matter movement – as in the official, BlackLivesMatter.com website – you are not only standing with black Americans but also standing with a radical social agenda including queer and transgender activism along with the disrupting of the nuclear family?
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PTC calls out Hollywood for

Posted on Sep 19, 2016 in Uncategorized

PTC calls out Hollywood for

The Parents Television Council is calling out Hollywood for its stance against filtered content, saying it is a hypocritical double-standard.

Disney, Lucasfilm, 20th Century Fox and Warner Bros. are suing a company that offers families the technology to block out offensive content, such as profanity.

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At issue: Words and their influence

Posted on Sep 19, 2016 in Apologetics

At issue: Words and their influence

At issue: Words and their influenceThursday, September 15, 2016 | Steve Jordahl (OneNewsNow.com)

Oxford English DictionaryThe Oxford English Dictionary added more than 2,000 new words and meanings this week – and one in particular might be disconcerting to those who hold traditional values.

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Millennials & The Church | What To Expect From The Next Generation

Posted on Sep 12, 2016 in The Church

Millennials & The Church | What To Expect From The Next Generation

It is commonly said that the youth – also primarily referred to by the term ‘Millennials’ – are the future of the church. It has also been said that the youth are not just its future but its present – at the very core of the church and its current vibrancy. Whichever the case, are there any indications of what role these Millennials will play in the church after the present generation? Or how the church will eventually shape them? Christian Post reporter Kevin Porter recently posed the question: ‘Can a church survive without young people?’ Porter notes that Millennials comprise 20 percent of the entire U.S. population with 83 million people — even more than Baby Boomers — and by 2020 this figure will grow to 30 percent. This group is “a progressive bunch who is the most racially diverse generation with 60 percent Anglo and 15 percent immigrants; the most educated with more college degrees than any generation in history, and the most single”.

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