What Would a Totally New Morality Look Like?

A Counselor Reflects on Mere Christianity by C.S. Lewis “I need only ask the reader to think what a totally different morality would mean. Think of a country where people were admired for running away in battle, or where a man felt proud of double-crossing all the...

Ministering What Matters – II Corinthians 4

Tamper with God’s Word (4:2) In II Corinthians 3:5-6 Paul had already said, “Not that we are sufficient in ourselves to claim anything as coming from us, but our sufficiency is from God,  who has made us competent to be ministers of a new covenant, not of the letter...

What Would a Truth-Telling Machine Do?

Where would you attach such a device? To someone’s brain, tongue, heart? I am going to contend that you would attach it to someone’s eyes, because a truth-telling machine would have to alter what we see in order to change what we say. In order to “see” (sorry,...

The “Deeper” Meaning of Being Christian

A Counselor Reflects on Mere Christianity by C.S. Lewis “The word gentlemen originally meant something recognizable; one who had a coat of arms and some landed property. When you called someone ‘a gentleman’ you were not paying them a compliment, but merely stating a...