Conntecting the Dots

Posts Tagged: Christianity

The Litmus Test for Christianity

The label Christian is a loose one. What exactly does it mean in this day and age? What sets apart those who are Christian by name only from those who are Christian indeed? The answers to those questions could fill a library, but because I’m limited by time and space, I’m going to offer a… [ read more ]

A Flood of Justice

This morning I read a heart-rending article about human trafficking. Words cannot describe the evil behind this industry. Imagine a 4-year-old being sold for sex because her parents or grandparents want a better television. Or a young woman bound by chains around her neck and limbs, given enough leeway only to move from a bed… [ read more ]

Is Christianity for Wimps?

I remember the day an acquaintance told me, “Christianity is for wimps. It’s a crutch for weak people.” I can’t think of a statement that’s further from the truth! Christianity is costly. It demands the courage to walk away from the world’s siren call for physical comfort and financial security. It requires the willingness to… [ read more ]