The Return of Jesus Christ & the New Jerusalem

“If I find in myself a desire which no experience in this world can satisfy, the most probable explanation is that I was made for another world.” -C.S. Lewis, Mere Christianity, New York, Macmillan, 1960, p. 119. This life is short. Anything can happen. Our bodies function for a certain number of years, and then … More The Return of Jesus Christ & the New Jerusalem

A Junkie Shares about Addiction, Jesus, and the Salvation Army

There is philosophy, the realm of ideas and then there is life in the real world.  Probably the hardest part of Christianity, the gospel and the Bible is translating those teachings into the real world. A few short years ago a young man, me, went from all out junkie, serious, near death junkie, to all … More A Junkie Shares about Addiction, Jesus, and the Salvation Army

The War on Principles & the Hope in our Worldview

The War on Principles & the Hope in our Worldview The Pilgrims pray for their journey fleeing religious persecution Daniel in the Lion’s den We live in a culture where really, values are passe.  You aren’t allowed to have values.  Morality, principles are scorned by the media, ignored by academia, dismissed in politics, and mocked … More The War on Principles & the Hope in our Worldview

The Great Pillars of Society: Morality & Religion

“The great pillars of all government and of social life are virtue, morality, and religion. This is the armor… and this alone, that renders us invincible.” -Patrick Henry, Letter to Archibald Blair, January 8 1799 There is something missing from our republic.  It’s something obvious, something vital.  It brings light to the mind and thoughts … More The Great Pillars of Society: Morality & Religion