Tag: Culture


TV: TRIVIAL VEGGING

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13th January

How Jesus breaks the enslaving power of our addiction to entertainment.



GOD AND GOVERNMENT

Posted by Doug Ponder in Culture, God. No Comments

11th September

The gospel changes how we think of the relationship between God and the government.



IN THE WORLD, NOT OF THE WORLD

Posted by Doug Ponder in Culture, Life, Mission. No Comments

25th June

Jesus sends us into the world in the same way God sent him into the world.



THE TEMPLE AND THE SHOPPING MALL

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21st May

You are what you worship, either for ruin or for restoration.



LOVE TRUMPS VOTING

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6th March

Love trumps voting, both in power and in glory.



GIVING UP LENT FOR LENT

Posted by Doug Ponder in Culture, God, Gospel, Life. No Comments

7th February

Too often Lent plays into the hands of dangerously false ideas about God and his grace.



FOR THE LOVE OF DOG

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30th October

Evidence we are lost is seen in the increasingly common exchange of the love of God for the love of dog.



WHAT MAKES A WOMAN?

Posted by Doug Ponder in Culture, Family, Life. 1 Comment

8th October

It’s Bruce Jenner vs. feminism vs. Jesus, but only one of them can answer “What makes a woman?”



JESUS LOVES THE LITTLE CHILDREN

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20th August

Jesus loves the little children. But we don’t, and the reason is tragically revealing.



STRAINING GNATS & SWALLOWING CAMELS

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18th July

Truth must be emphasized in the right way to avoid straining gnats and swallowing camels.



GAY MARRIAGE: 5 THINGS WE MUST NOT DO

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30th June

Christians must think carefully about how to respond to the legalization of gay “marriage.”



EVERYTHING IS AWESOME?

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19th June

The ‘gospel’ according to The LEGO Movie isn’t good news at all. It’s a recipe for disaster.