The “Brave New World” of the 21st Century requires a “Brave New Discipleship” strategy.

Three Seductive Cultural Values Every Christian Must Reject

Posted on: May 16, 2017

IDENTIFYING AND REJECTING THREE SEDUCTIVE CULTURAL VALUES There are three cultural values that are extremely seductive. They appeal to our sense of autonomy and self-sufficiency. They give us the illusion that we are in control of our lives. And our culture offers its members three unwritten, unspoken, and often unrecognized contracts based on these three values. Seductive…

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Surviving the Perfect “Culture” Storm – Part II

Posted on: May 09, 2017

Last week, I summarized a speech by Josh McDowell in which he described a “perfect storm” of cultural change. In it he said that three cultural changes had combined to form a massive cultural shift. These three cultural changes were: Storm #1: A Shift in Truth: whereas we once believed in objective moral truth handed down…

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Surviving the Perfect “Culture” Storm – Part I

Posted on: May 02, 2017

THREE MAJOR CULTURAL CHANGES HAVE MERGED INTO A SINGLE MASSIVE CULTURAL SHIFT My wife and I recently enjoyed meeting Christian author and apologist Josh McDowell when he spoke at a Christian school in Indianapolis, where I serve on the board. Josh has written 140 books and has spoken to millions of students at thousands of college campuses…

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