The real war in this world is not what you might think. The wars that make the news, and the suffering and injustice you see around you, are merely consequences of a very real, lethal, and invisible war that every one of us is deeply involved in. The first step toward long term victory is to realize that you are in in it … totally … whether you want to or not.
The current fervour in our society to affirm everyone in the way they naturally are may actually be a serious mistake, resulting in the forfeiture of the enormous, supernatural potential that God created each person to experience.
A survey of student atheists to find out why they abandoned Christianity, yielded some fascinating insights. Surprisingly, the church’s attempt to make itself more attractive to our society, coupled with its shift toward social justice at the expense of the gospel and deeper answers to their questions, played a significant role in leading these young atheists to conclude that Christianity had nothing to offer that couldn’t be had elsewhere without religion.