Lock and load my friends. Lock your convictions upon a passionate and immovable devotion to the Truth. Load your heart with spiritual knowledge and a clear and ready testimony that Jesus is the Christ.
I sometimes think that Christians are crippled with fear. Their crippling phobia is not fear of death, or fear of speaking the Word of God, but rather a fear of being polluted by non-Christians, or by other Christians whose doctrines differ from their own.
when individuals conceal their imperfections in order to maintain a personal image and promote the benefits of belonging to their chosen faith, those imperfections may go unchecked, ironically impeding the path to self-improvement that is at the heart of Christianity.
ALL HUMAN BEINGS—male and female—are created in the image of God. Each is a beloved spirit son or daughter of heavenly parents, and, as such, each has a divine nature and destiny. Gender is an essential characteristic of individual premortal, mortal, and eternal identity and purpose.
Many Christians have become hobbled by their faith. Dependence upon God, for some, has become a co-dependence of inaction. Such refuse to act in response to real or perceived evil, first, because they worry that if they do something bold themselves it reveals a lack of faith in God who will provide.
We the People who understand the timeline of events that culminated in the birth of a new nation, hail ole’ Chris Columbus as the man who opened the way for Western Civilization to spread and take root in the fertile, promised land of the Americas.
Recall the moments during Romney Night at the RNC Convention. Those moments which moved the crowd, which evoked personal–even sacred–emotions from the most private portions of their hearts, were those remarks which focused on the treasured relationships that parents have to their children, and which righteous individuals have to the precious Children of God whom they serve.
There was always some hairy, bespectacled loudmouth leftist guy that would protest about the way “Christians and pro-lifers are oppressive to women!”
According to the primate with the pendulous nose, there is nothing special or exceptional about America’s history, purpose, or its revolutionary gift of liberty to the Western world