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You are not indispensable to your church, but you are indispensable to your family.
When my kids were growing up, I wanted their teachers to teach them science, reading, math and history. I also wanted them to care about my kids. But I did not want my children‘s public school teachers teaching them religion. That was my job as a parent and the job of our church, Sunday school, and youth group.
Christians believe that God is everywhere and is involved in our lives at every moment, whether we publicly acknowledge God or not.
Learning to read the Bible in the light of the times in which it was written is critical.
Some Christians see the biblical teaching on homosexuality as reflecting the culture and times in which the Bible was written and not reflecting God’s eternal perspective on homosexual people. Others believe these scriptures represent God’s timeless will for how human beings practice intimacy.
The senseless killing of 20 children and their teachers and principal at Sandy Hook Elementary School was not part of God’s grand plan. It was a thwarting of God’s plan. It was the misuse of human freedom.
If ‘everything happens for a reason,’ then every act of evil is ultimately God’s doing.
The earliest stories in Genesis were not written to tell primeval history. They were written to tell readers about themselves and about God.
I’m convinced many of America‘s heroes are public school teachers and administrators. Many of these people do what they do because of their faith.
I am a pastor, and I teach and preach the Bible to my congregation every week. But the Bible is not a manufacturer’s handbook. Neither is it a science textbook nor a guidebook for public policy.
In America our public schools are intended to be religiously neutral. Our teachers and schools are neither to endorse nor to inhibit religion. I believe this is a very good thing.
I suspect that here theists and atheists would agree: Human beings have within them the ability to choose evil or good. We wake up each day facing the age-old struggle of good and evil. In some situations, mental illness clouds our judgment.