The Matrix of Sin

The Matrix of Sin

by Joe Parle – One of my favorite movies is the Matrix. It shows a world has been greatly deceived by an evil force that has bound them in a dream world. A key statement is when Morpheus says, “I know exactly what you mean. You look like a man who accepts what he sees...
What Is Wrong With Man?

What Is Wrong With Man?

by Andy Woods – The Real Reason for Violence Because of the recent shooting and stabbing spree by Elliot Rodger near Santa Barbara University last Friday, we are once again engulfed in a national conversation concerning what caused the killer to do what he did. When...
Is It Ever Okay to Disobey?

Is It Ever Okay to Disobey?

by Ron J. Bigalke – Participation of Christians in civil disobedience will customarily involve unlawful activity. Therefore, it will involve disobedience to civil law or a recognized authority. Response to this issue is important since the growth of government should...
Telling Our Kids About Santa Claus? (Spoiler Alert)

Telling Our Kids About Santa Claus? (Spoiler Alert)

by Joe Parle – I’d like to take some time to give my take on the issue of Santa Claus. Keep in mind that I am doing this as a concerned theologian and not as a judgmental finger pointing legalist who just seeks to ruin everyone’s fun. Godly people disagree on this...