Wheaton College’s Celibate Lesbian Chaplain

My problem with Julie Rodgers’ hire as Wheaton chaplain and as a speaker (she is a celibate lesbian) is certainly not that both are trying to reach out and minister to students who struggle with homosexuality (or what is nowadays sometimes euphemistically termed “same-sex attraction [or orientation]”). Homosexuality is not an “untouchable” sin, and homosexuals [...]

CCL Doesn’t Trumpet Unclear Battle Sounds

February 2015 Update In fact, if the trumpet makes an unclear sound, who will prepare for battle? 1 Corinthians 14:8 Dear Friends and Supporters, The horrific Islamofascist murderers at Charlie Hebdo, the popular satirical newspaper in Paris, have exposed the dire crisis in Western liberalism, whose guiding principle has become multiculturalism. This is the relativistic [...]

Inhabiting the Strange New World Within the Bible

This is a strange article about a strange book creating a strange world. But its very strangeness is a life-and-death matter. Introduction Let’s begin by noting a short exchange between Jesus and his disciples recorded by Luke: The apostles said to the Lord, “Increase our faith!” And the Lord said, “If you had faith like [...]