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The Heritage of the Righteous and the Calamity of the Wicked A Psalm of David. 1 Do not fret because of evildoers, Nor be envious of the workers of iniquity. 2 For they shall soon be cut down like the... Continue reading
Posted Aug 8, 2017 at The Hope Within
"One gives freely, yet grows all the richer; another withholds what he should give, and only suffers want." - Proverbs 11:24 Money, Possessions, and Eternity Abundant: Experiencing the Incredible Journey of Generosity Master Your Money God and Money: How We... Continue reading
Posted Jul 13, 2017 at The Hope Within
Posted May 19, 2017 at The Hope Within
From The Public Discourse: We live in a society of rampant individualism and relativism, where man is the measure of all things. We hear people speak of human rights, for example, but rarely of human goods, or human nature, or... Continue reading
Posted May 17, 2017 at The Hope Within
Posted May 5, 2017 at The Hope Within
Peter Leithart on "The Cultural Consequences of Christian Division" Continue reading
Posted Apr 18, 2017 at The Hope Within
"We came unto the land whither thou sentest us … we saw the children of Anak there." (Num. 13:27, 28) It is when we are in the way of duty that we find giants. It was when Israel was going... Continue reading
Posted Apr 8, 2017 at The Hope Within
All emphasis mine. We can do nothing, but only continually keep committing everything to Him and leaving it in His hands. And so our lives will come to be lost in His, and we will realize that the “pure life... Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2017 at The Hope Within
"When you come, bring the cloak that I left with Carpus at Troas, also the books, and above all the parchments." (2 Timothy 4:13) Currently Reading Founding Grammars Democracy: Stories from the Long Road to Freedom A Crack in Creation... Continue reading
Posted Feb 16, 2017 at The Hope Within
From The Public Discourse: The most recent instance of using monetary policy to avoid making politically hard decisions is called “quantitative easing.” In simple terms, this involves keeping distressed economies ticking by increasing the money supply via the central bank’s... Continue reading
Posted Feb 8, 2017 at The Hope Within
Father // Son // Holy Ghost Continue reading
Posted Feb 5, 2017 at The Hope Within
So let’s stop deflecting. It’s time to own up to the truth. Science has already affirmed what we have long since suspected: we can call them fertilized eggs, zygotes, morulas, blastocysts, products of conception, embryos, or fetuses, but that doesn’t... Continue reading
Posted Jan 31, 2017 at The Hope Within
“[…] claiming that some questionable behaviors are “natural” for certain people (as many have done lately) is not enough to let them off the hook morally, since all sorts of sordid behavior turns out to be just fine if we... Continue reading
Posted Jan 13, 2017 at The Hope Within
There’s a lesson to be learned from using vignettes like these [three below]. Sometimes all it takes is a short reflection or a briefly explained insight to put a stone in someone’s shoe, gently prodding them to see things from... Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2017 at The Hope Within
From The Imitation of Christ IT IS good for us to have trials and troubles at times, for they often remind us that we are on probation and ought not to hope in any worldly thing. It is good for... Continue reading
Posted Dec 20, 2016 at The Hope Within
From Sowell: The plain fact that different individuals and groups make different choices is resolutely ignored, because it does not fit the prevailing preconceptions, or the crusades based on those preconceptions. Discrimination can certainly cause statistical disparities. But statistical disparities... Continue reading
Posted Dec 16, 2016 at The Hope Within
Plenty: Global governance can imply much more than simple international coordination and cooperation, which has existed throughout modern international relations. Now it is also a deeply and widely embedded ideology that seeks global centralization and regulation of wide-reaching areas of... Continue reading
Posted Dec 8, 2016 at The Hope Within
After the lionizing, make sure you read the articles below: Requeim for a Despot Unfortunately, his death comes a bit too late—about sixty years too late. Millions of his people had been awaiting this moment for well over half a... Continue reading
Posted Dec 7, 2016 at The Hope Within
From RZIM: The Glamour of Atheism, Part I In our efforts to meet the challenges posed by skeptics, we Christians frequently overlook the appeal of atheism. As we shall see, we ignore this appeal at our own peril. In this... Continue reading
Posted Dec 2, 2016 at The Hope Within
“If they are wrong they need your prayers all the more; and if they are your enemies, then you are under orders to pray for them." #CSLewis After Leicester City won the Premier League title and the Chicago Cubs won... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2016 at The Hope Within
Every now and again an album comes along that will be "slept on" as they say. The Narrative by Sho Baraka is that album. Crowns & Crosses is also quite good. Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2016 at The Hope Within
“... the earthly city glories in itself, the Heavenly City glories in the Lord.” ― Augustine of Hippo, City of God The City (of Man) (Warning: Explicit Content) The City (of God) (Trigger Warning: Christian Content) Choose whom you will... Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2016 at The Hope Within