The Democratic Delusion
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The Democratic Delusion

March 16, 2017  |  Joe Boot

The deep-seated crookedness of the human heart due to sin means that the problem of wisdom, truth and justice for the social order cannot be solved by man's efforts to forcibly rearrange society.

Topic: Humanism
Counter-Revolutionary Sexuality
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Counter-Revolutionary Sexuality

March 2, 2017  |  Joe Boot

The biblical context of marriage, affirmed and reinforced by Jesus Christ, is the original divine ordinance, and the foundation on which any functional civilization is to be built.

Topic: Marriage
Revolutionary Sexuality
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Revolutionary Sexuality

February 21, 2017  |  Joe Boot

Human beings are inherently sexual creatures, created male and female, in the image of God. It should not surprise us, then, that revolt against God is expressed in decidedly sexual ways.

Topic: Sexuality
Scripture: Genesis 1:27
Archbishop of Canterbury: Repent of the Reformation
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Archbishop of Canterbury: Repent of the Reformation

January 27, 2017  |  Joe Boot
The Archbishops of Canterbury and York issued a joint statement urging repentance for the Reformation's "lasting damage." However, this exhortation is unclear and focuses on all the wrong things.
Topic: The Church
January Blues & Holographic Girlfriends
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January Blues & Holographic Girlfriends

January 8, 2017  |  Joe Boot

As we enter a New Year, let us decide whether we will be led by the Word of God revealed in Christ Jesus, or by a substitute word of man's own design.

Scripture: Matthew 2:5-6
The Light has come, and so we shine
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The Light has come, and so we shine

December 23, 2016  |  Joe Boot

Jesus describes Himself, and His followers, as the light of the world. As His image- and office-bearers, we are called to shine the searching light of Christ on a culture that needs to be cured of its spiritual blindness.

Topic: Culture
The Christmas Gift
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The Christmas Gift

December 22, 2016  |  Joe Boot

God invites us to look beyond the confusion and sentimentality that often attends the Christmas season, to appreciate the radical gift He has given us in His Son.

Scripture: Isaiah 9:6
MPPs say Farewell to Family
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MPPs say Farewell to Family

December 12, 2016  |  Joe Boot and Ryan Eras

The Ontario Legislature’s decision to approve the “All Families Are Equal” Act is a mockery of justice and a galling misappropriation of God’s design for the family.

Topic: Politics
The end is Nye: GAFCON UK vs. the Archbishops' Council
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The end is Nye: GAFCON UK vs. the Archbishops' Council

December 2, 2016  |  Joe Boot

The kingdom of God is a common culture of Christ that reflects the scriptural understanding of human persons in their earthly existence as image- and office-bearers. When clergy reject the plain teaching of Scripture on human sexuality, they presume upon their position in the kingdom of God.

Topic: Sexuality
Scripture: Jude 1:3
Wilberforce & the Revival of Christian Culture
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Wilberforce & the Revival of Christian Culture

October 27, 2016  |  Joe Boot

As Christians we are called to the task of cultural renewal, transforming the world around us by fulfilling the Great Commission mandate to make disciples of all nations. But this is not primarily accomplished by political or activist means, rather it is fully dependent on the power of God.

Topic: Culture