Men’s Attitude Toward Women: Genesis 2:23

There are, unfortunately, many dark marks in the history of Jesus’ church. One of the most egregious examples, thoroughly documented, has been the inequality that women have suffered. But when traced to its lair, the erroneous attitude contributing to the inequality is not Scripture, but the mishandling of it. Even today in Christ’s church, resistance to the equality of women can still be felt among men. But according to Scripture, Jesus’ church ought to be the arena where women’s equality is showcased. I hope that if you struggle in this area, you’ll consider some seminal thoughts from Scripture.

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Does God Cause Evil in this World? Thoughtfully Responding to the Tragedy in Las Vegas

Gunshots in rapid succession, this time leaving behind 59 dead in Las Vegas, Nevada, remind us that we live in deeply troubled times. It seems just yesterday that the same tragic news came out of Manchester, England. While hundreds of families grieve and mourn, many others turn up the volume looking for someone or something to blame. It can shred our confidence in God. How can thinking, compassionate Christians respond with confidence in the character of the God they trust and worship?

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Raising Christian Children: Does God Offer a Lifetime Guarantee? Proverbs 22:6, Part 3

How are we to understand the painful contradiction of wayward children and good parents? Who is responsible for the failure? Should faithful parents feel guilty when their children choose an entirely different moral inclination?  Does Scripture even promise that good parenting will guarantee a wise trajectory for children? Are there other factors involved in the future welfare of a son or daughter?

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