Bell Creek Community Church

A non-denominational church in Livonia, Michigan with Biblical teaching, worship, and kid's ministries.

You are here:

Albert Mohler - The Briefing

Subscribe to Albert Mohler - The Briefing feed
Cultural commentary from a Biblical perspective
Updated: 18 min 22 sec ago

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

3 hours 23 min ago

Justice Department inspector general report exposes politicization of the FBI, provides ammunition for both political parties

Why in a fallen world someone must watch the watchers and investigate the investigators

When Canada’s Supreme Court tries to balance religious liberty and equality, it’s religious liberty that takes a back seat

The post Tuesday, June 19, 2018 appeared first on

Friday, June 15, 2018

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 5:00am

How the psychotherapeutic revolution has led us to the dangerous belief that unhappiness is a problem that must always be solved

Can money buy happiness? New survey says yes, but this type of happiness comes with regrets

The quest for inner peace: Competitive meditators and their unmindful mindfulness

Not dying will not work: How the fear of death drives us to desperation which can be satisfied only in Christ

The post Friday, June 15, 2018 appeared first on

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Thu, 06/14/2018 - 5:00am

Proposal to divide California into three separate states reveals political frustration, will be faced by California voters in November

Americans grapple with moral questions surrounding violent crime as support for the death penalty rises

Which story is more likely to end with two people living happily ever after: Meeting at happy hour or meeting at church?

The post Thursday, June 14, 2018 appeared first on

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 5:00am

How will history remember the summit between the United States and North Korea?

Human rights abuses linger as United States and North Korea move forward under new agreement

Secularization in the Bible Belt: Once unthinkable, opposition to gambling fades in Alabama

The post Wednesday, June 13, 2018 appeared first on

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 5:00am

What the Miss America Pageant tells us about the state of America’s cultural landscape

Abortion and the fight for life: Has Northern Ireland redefined or recognized basic human rights?

How eating a chicken sandwich can send an unintended moral message

The post Tuesday, June 12, 2018 appeared first on

Monday, June 11, 2018

Mon, 06/11/2018 - 5:00am

As suicide rates rise, there are basic questions we must ask about why the problem is not getting any better

Why the church’s response to the rising suicide rate must not be one of confusion, but of clarity

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn goes to Harvard: How one man who didn’t know how not to tell the truth, told the truth in a 1978 speech

The post Monday, June 11, 2018 appeared first on

Friday, June 8, 2018

Fri, 06/08/2018 - 5:00am

New generation celebrates new traditions with the rising popularity of the ‘you be you’ wedding culture

As young Americans postpone marriage, we see the unraveling of marriage and the entire understanding of the family

Why our response to secularization should not be retreat and pessimism, but the preaching of the gospel

The post Friday, June 8, 2018 appeared first on

Thursday, June 7, 2018

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 5:00am

History behind the Gallup Poll

Why changing the number of people in a marriage is far easier than changing the definition of marriage

Is it really that shocking that the American Bible Society would align its employment policies with the Bible?

The post Thursday, June 7, 2018 appeared first on

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 5:00am

A year of tumult and assassination: Reflecting on the life and legacy of Robert F. Kennedy 50 years after his death

How the biblical worldview helps to explain the presence of both greatness and darkness in a single individual

As Catholic diocese quits Maine Council of Churches, the sexual revolution wins and ecumenism loses

The post Wednesday, June 6, 2018 appeared first on

Monday, June 4, 2018

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 5:00am

As morality, politics, and pop culture collide, Disney tries to win on both sides of the political street

What the lack of response to Samantha Bee’s comments tells us about the left’s control of the entertainment industry

The redefinition of comedy: Why a society that will laugh at everything doesn’t really understand anything

The post Monday, June 4, 2018 appeared first on

Friday, June 1, 2018

Fri, 06/01/2018 - 5:00am

The smiling president and the scowling dictator: Reflections on President Reagan’s 1988 speech at Moscow State University

A battle for words and their meaning: With monumental cases pending, the Supreme Court experiences a return to textualism

Why it’s problematic that some Australians consider gender labeling problematic

As gender revolutionaries seek to make French gender-neutral, language purists fight back

The post Friday, June 1, 2018 appeared first on

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Thu, 05/31/2018 - 5:00am

Missouri governor’s resignation proves that the combination of sex, money, and power is a dangerous cocktail

Why Christians should reject any deal that holds onto power at the expense of truth, goodness, and morality

A look at what is behind the great moral divide between rural and urban Americans grows deeper

The post Thursday, May 31, 2018 appeared first on

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Wed, 05/30/2018 - 5:00am

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Tue, 05/29/2018 - 5:45am

Historic and deadly vote in Ireland to repeal abortion ban marks massive moral and theological shift

In abortion vote, Ireland embraces modern European identity over historic theological identify

In 2004 Gavin Newsom was denounced by his own party when he issued marriage licenses to same-sex couples. Today he is considered a hero of the moral revolution.

Alan Bean, 4th man to walk on the moon, dies at age 86

The post Tuesday, May 29, 2018 appeared first on

Friday, May 25, 2018

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 5:00am

Why one Yale graduate who grew up as a foster child tells us that family structure really matters

The wealth gap and families: Recent economic changes are far more demonstrable in families compared to individuals

Failing the intersectionality test: LGBT community deems pro-LGBT mayor unworthy of their support

Remembering the lives of Richard Pipes and Bernard Lewis, two titanic figures in the world of foreign policy

The literary legacies of Tom Wolfe and Philip Roth—two very different, very fascinating writers

The post Friday, May 25, 2018 appeared first on

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 5:00am

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 5:00am

After Supreme Court ruling on sports betting, groups look to cash in on potential windfall

Why a certain brand of feminist ideology won’t be satisfied by anything less than a comprehensive victory

Secularism and the new understanding of human rights: Why human dignity must be rooted in concrete, objective truth

The post Wednesday, May 23, 2018 appeared first on

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 5:00am

With a wink and a nod, Pope Francis’ reported comments signal new level of acceptance of homosexuality

How are evangelical Christian to think about homosexuality and sexual orientation?

Why an unborn child shouldn’t be recognized as an unborn child only when that unborn child is wanted by his or her parents

The post Tuesday, May 22, 2018 appeared first on