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What is “transformation?” It is a metamorphosis from one state to another. It requires a “change” – a change of attitude and a change of action. We are admonished to “grow” to maturity. Sometimes this means a reexamination of our assumptions about what it means to be a Christian. When I was growing up what it…Continue
Recently my wife and I were privileged to attend the Dedication Ceremony for the donation ceremony of Dr. Virgil Trout’s 16,000 volume library. Dr. Trout has lectured in over one-third of our nations major universities on Christianity, ethics, and Science. (See http://devotionalsforeverydayliving.blogspot.com/2012/10/dr.html for a short bio). His topic at the dedication was: The Usefulness of the Impossible. The…Continue
Within our Christian brotherhood we have both liberals and conservatives, Democrats, Republicans, and Libertarians. Many of them are active in the political sphere. In this essay, the dangers that can befall all groups are highlighted.
"Diversity" is a word charged with meaning in our world. It usually provokes strong emotions from both proponents and antagonists. In the secular world arguments for diversity rest upon two postulates: 1) Racial discrimination in the past necessitates positive inclusion of minority groups in decisions in order to "make up" for past discrimination in organizations 2) "Studies show how diversity improves academic performance, reduces prejudice, lowers stress and psychological…Continue