Free Exercise of Religion in Matters of Conscience

In an opinion piece in today's Wall Street Journal, the authors make the case for the illegality of the new birth-control mandate upon religious employers. They summarize the problem this way: The Department of Health and Human Services would still require employers with religious objections to select an insurance company to provide contraceptives and drugs that induce abortions … Continue reading Free Exercise of Religion in Matters of Conscience

Practicing the Christ-Centered Life, Part 2: Persevering in Life’s Responsibilities

“I have been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live, but Christ who lives in me. And the life I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me.” Galatians 2:20 ESV Note: This is the second post in a series … Continue reading Practicing the Christ-Centered Life, Part 2: Persevering in Life’s Responsibilities

Let Offenses Fall Into an Ocean of Love

“Love is not irritable or resentful.” 1 Corinthians 13:5 ESV How easily we are offended in our world today. If there is something we do not like about another person, we are quick to criticize. If we perceive any hint of insult, we are quick to take offense. If another's words or actions irritate us, we are quick to … Continue reading Let Offenses Fall Into an Ocean of Love