Do we really deserve the scarlet letter B ("bigot") now just for believing that the Bible teaches what's best for families and for society?
The Christian view of marriage does have a pretty good track record for promoting thriving civilizations, after all. Like any father, I wonder what kind of world my children are going to inherit when they're adults. Where the world is headed isn't a huge worry that weighs me down, though, because I know the world belongs to God. In His mercy, he allows sinful people to do whatever they do, even as He gives them opportunity to turn to Him.
The New Testament urges Christ’s followers to share the truth in love (Eph. And the Holy Spirit enables us to explain what we believe with gentleness and respect (1Peter ).
But it's usually the inarticulate, angry-faced ranter who gets the spotlight in our 'round-the-clock news world.
just with women who were locked in loveless political marriages — and also gained his successes famously ugly.After watching the crowd (who were all so friendly), they were so much more receptive to one another than the usual club gathering.Divorce rates skyrocketing; adultery rampant; non-married cohabitating couples; children abandoned by their fathers or mothers; “same-sex unions” adopting children and calling this the “modern family”; pornography invading homes, leading to powerful addictions and total alienation from other members of the family: all of this is a bird’s eye view of the family situation in the modern world.And yes, the females wear lock necklaces while the men wear keys.As the night unfolded, I began to realize this concept is quite genius!The go-to local matchmaker hosts regular Lock and Key parties that offer a space for matching that is as straightforward as it is creative.