That Old Fox
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That Old Fox

July 16, 2015  |  Joe Boot

Power for power’s sake becomes the only thing of value when a culture abandons God and His word. Even human life becomes merely a means to an end.

Topic: Politics
Chariots of Fire
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Chariots of Fire

July 6, 2015  |  Joe Boot

Christians must not give in to the temptation to despair in the face of loud, high-profile opposition to God and the Christian faith. The same is true for us as it was with Elisha, that the sovereign Lord is on the throne, and “those who are with us are more than those who are with them” (2 Kgs. 6:16).

Topic: Lordship
GUEST BLOG: The Numbers Speak for Themselves
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GUEST BLOG: The Numbers Speak for Themselves

June 11, 2015  |  Pat Fagan and Rob Schwarzwalder

Contrary to popular belief, when it comes to poverty relief, conservative Christian groups are among the most active in the world. 

This entry was originally posted at Religion News Service. Reprinted by permission

Love your Enemies
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Love your Enemies

June 1, 2015  |  Joe Boot

Peace, justice and love are defined for us in God’s Word and by His divine character. Therefore there is a right way to seek after these things and we must be careful to discern it by the application of Scripture.

Topic: Justice
Peacekeepers or Peacemakers?
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Peacekeepers or Peacemakers?

May 29, 2015  |  Joe Boot

A truly biblical perspective on war and peace rules out the possibility of pacifism.

Topic: Justice
Sanctifying Compromise
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Sanctifying Compromise

May 14, 2015  |  Joe Boot

The common tendency among Christians to avoid so-called political topics is not an act of prudence, but a failure to take seriously the work that God has given us to do in this world.

Topic: Dualism
The Gospel and Freedom
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The Gospel and Freedom

April 27, 2015  |  Joe Boot

The gospel of Jesus Christ is a message of Christ’s lordship, and it is only in submission to that Lord that true freedom is found.

Topic: Culture
The Silencing Power of the Gospel
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The Silencing Power of the Gospel

April 2, 2015  |  Joe Boot

In the face of growing apostasy and hostility to Jesus Christ, we are reminded that God establishes strength and silences His enemies through children, raised on the truth and power of the gospel.

Topic: Education
Culture and the Cainitic Mind
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Culture and the Cainitic Mind

March 24, 2015  |  Joe Boot

Ever since the first murder of Abel by his brother Cain, sinful man has sought sinful, autonomous ways to atone for his own guilt, while at the same time raging against God by assaulting his fellow man, God's image-bearer.

Topic: Humanism
Education and the Depths of the Sea
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Education and the Depths of the Sea

March 13, 2015  |  Joe Boot

The proposed Ontario sex-ed curriculum is an attempt to rationalize and normalize sin, and is a scandal upon our children, leading them to stumble.

Topic: Education