What exactly is a “depraved mind”?

Failing to acknowledge God, to recognize Him for who He is, has a significant consequence: the mind will, not might, become depraved, reprobate, literally it will stop working on an intellectual level. The apostle Paul makes a startling declaration to support this in his letter to the Romans:

What exactly is “religion”?

If you’ve ever had a discussion about religion (I know, it’s a faux pas in mixed company) have you stopped and ever really wondered exactly what it is? If you’re from the United States, it is one of the first freedoms of our society, one of the things our government is not supposed to monkey-around…

Four questions that need to be answered

There are four questions that every person ought to ask themselves before engaging in any activity or behavior, but so often don’t. If one takes enough time to stop and think before doing anything, these four questions might stop a lot of heartache before it ever starts. 1. Is it beneficial? 2. Is it addictive?…

Prepare to be offended: I’m a proud, heterosexual male

“All the world’s a stageā€¦” Shakespeare penned so long ago talking about the roles people play in life. Being a philosopher who sees life operating in a mechanical fashion, that there are certain aspects of life which operate much like a machine in order for the world to operate efficiently, I often shake my head…

Questions worthy of consideration

What if everything that you believed was a lie? Would you be willing to turn around and walk away from it or would you go down with it in all of its flaming glory? Both of those questions shout stand out, they should serve to cause us to pause and examine ourselves carefully, but more…