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Friday, Feb. 15, 2019

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 5:00am

Grandstanding from left in New York scares off Amazon. What does this tell us about capitalism?

To be cool or to be a church? A secular culture forces churches to choose when it comes to biblical sexuality

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Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 5:00am

Unbridled liberal ambition: How the ‘Green New Deal’ packages every dream of the American left in one single proposal

The reality of the ecological crisis and and the rational contours of the Christian worldview

Truth, morality, and politics: No matter what our cause, Christians must be people who always affirm the truth

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Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 5:00am

Are abortion advocates on a slippery slope? What new laws reveal about the widening moral divide in America

Why political pressure is not enough to change biology

The tools of a moral revolution: Report card on LGBT issues shames states into ‘progress’

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Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019

Tue, 02/12/2019 - 5:00am

Virginia’s soap opera continues: Will the Democrats apply their zero-tolerance policy?

The new orthodoxy of identity politics: Understanding the consequences of reducing human beings to just one characteristic

The real reason why Christians should reject identity politics

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The Briefing — Feb. 11, 2019

Mon, 02/11/2019 - 5:00am

The reality of sexual abuse hits home: A massive investigative report on sexual abuse in Southern Baptist Convention

How did this happen? History, church order, and a moral crisis collide

Supreme Court and abortion: A recent decision, the question of momentum, and the sanctity of human life in America

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Friday, Feb. 8, 2019

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 5:00am

‘Keep up or die’: A church that won’t hold a heresy trial when confronted with heresy isn’t really a church

Is it possible to raise children without the notion of sin? Why a mere morality of harm isn’t sufficient

Buckle up: If you’re a German politician who wants to impose a speed limit on the Autobahn, you won’t be a politician for long

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Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 5:00am

Knowing where we stand: Washington Post columnist says anyone who holds to biblical morality is a bigot

What does Planned Parenthood mean when it says it wants "reproductive justice"?

Reproduction, race, and sex-selection abortions: Why abortion isn't the fundamental right sexual revolutionaries say it is

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Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 5:00am

The pageantry of democracy: As President Trump delivers State of the Union address, drama fills the chamber

“Made in the holy image of God”—The one specific moment in last night’s State of the Union that highlights our culture’s vast worldview divide

One of the most respected scientists in the world won’t stop talking about aliens. What does this tell us about modern science?

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Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019

Tue, 02/05/2019 - 5:00am

A morality tale lived out: As Virginia’s governor faces calls for resignation, lieutenant governor is confronted with allegations of sexual assault

Lessons from the Cold War: Why many European elites refuse to learn from history

When it comes to world affairs, what you see is not always what you get

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Monday, Feb. 4, 2019

Mon, 02/04/2019 - 5:00am

Racism, human dignity, and leadership: Understanding the serious moral issues behind the controversy over Virginia governor’s yearbook photo

The power of sports: Why it’s significant that the Super Bowl is the last major event in American society in which everyone watches

Historic milestone or no big deal? Differing views on Colorado’s gay governor reveal speed of moral revolution

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Friday, Feb. 1, 2019

Fri, 02/01/2019 - 5:00am

Democrats enraged as Howard Schultz considers 2020 presidential bid. Is there a path for a candidate who is socially liberal and economically conservative?

Seeking to heal the nations, New Age guru Marianne Williamson enters 2020 presidential race

Secularism’s “us vs. them” worldview: How an attack on Pentecostalism becomes an attack on biblical Christianity

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Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019

Thu, 01/31/2019 - 5:00am

Virginia governor’s defense of abortion turns into a defense of infanticide

Even when looking at socially-liberal Europe, abortion laws are far more restrictive

As extreme cold grips the nation, human beings are reminded of our helplessness when it comes to weather

At what age should a child be considered criminally responsible?

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Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019

Wed, 01/30/2019 - 6:00am

Growing secular antipathy to Christianity on display as New York Times reporter looks to “expose” Christian schools

Having abandoned objective truth claims, religious left faces uphill battle as it tries to gain political traction

Why the prospect of human composting represents a devaluing of human dignity

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Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019

Tue, 01/29/2019 - 5:00am

When a religious text is taught, a religious message is communicated. What does this mean for state’s considering Bible classes in public schools?

A secular allergy to prayer? What the battle over prayer at school board meetings tells us about the secular agenda

Japanese minimalism goes mainstream: Understanding the worldview dimensions behind the Marie Kondo phenomenon

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Monday, Jan. 28, 2019

Mon, 01/28/2019 - 5:00am

Reducing politics to winners and losers is a lose-lose proposition for everyone

Trump administration offers protection for faith-based adoption agency, reversing Obama-era regulation

As Andrew Cuomo tries to make mark as nation’s most progressive governor, many Catholics argue he should be excommunicated

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Friday, Jan. 25, 2019

Fri, 01/25/2019 - 5:00am

What qualifies as a legitimate government? On of brink becoming failed state, crisis escalates in Venezuela

For the first time in a decade, Supreme Court to take up gun rights case. What are the constitutional and moral issues at stake?

Turning creation upside down: While every single human life is sacred, not every means of bringing about reproduction is morally right

A man who stood at so many hinge moments in history himself becomes part of the hinge in the sexual revolution

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Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019

Wed, 01/23/2019 - 5:00am

Meet Lady Gaga, the theologian: Pop star joins shaming of Karen Pence for teaching at Christian school

Is sexuality a choice or are people ‘born this way’? Why even secular people making secular claims cannot avoid theological arguments

Can people change? As New York bans conversion therapy, sexual revolutionaries can’t keep their stories straight

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Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019

Tue, 01/22/2019 - 5:00am

What is beauty? The secular world is stumped when it comes to explaining beauty found in creation

Beauty meets identity politics: The danger of contemporary politics being inserted into our art museums

Why there is no independent, politically-neutral ground on which anyone, fact-checker or otherwise, can stand

‘Global flood’ in the news: Why Christians ought not to miss this headline

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Monday, Jan. 21, 2019

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 5:00am

With a history of supporting border barriers, why is the political left now so opposed to such a measure?

After controversy surrounding Women’s March, crowds dwindle and fractures are exposed

The battle over language in the March for Life: Why ‘pro-life’ is buried in a news story but ‘antiabortion’ screams from the headlines

Even when we want to, we can’t believe our eyes: Lessons learned after viral video leads to widespread rush to judgement

On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, we are reminded of the need to return to explicitly biblical categories when it comes to debates over human dignity

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