Discerning questioners

Books | Authors explore God, man, and homosexuality
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 7/25/14, 01:00 am

Abdu Murray’s Grand Central Question (IVP, 2014) actually deals with four central questions: What explains existence? Is there an objective purpose and value to human existence? What accounts for the human condition? Is there salvation from our present state? But he begins by noting that our minds are closed until God opens our hearts: Some people have problems not with the gospel but with the consequences of accepting it. Before embarking on lengthy answers to adversarial questions, we should try to discern why the questioner is asking. 

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Obama: LGBT conduct trumps religious freedom

Religious Liberty
by Andrew Branch
Posted 7/21/14, 04:53 pm

President Barack Obama on Monday ignored the concerns of religious conservatives and signed an executive order adding sexuality and gender identity to a list of things federal contractors may not consider when making hiring decisions. He did not explain his decision to ignore requests for an exemption, but he told LGBT supporters at the White House he believed in the “irrefutable rightness” of their cause.

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Midday Roundup: Migrants blame U.S. policy for border surge

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 7/18/14, 12:05 pm

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