Chris Powers’ next animation: Idolatry!

I am so excited for Chris Powers as he is being used by the Lord in creating so many beautiful animations, studies, tract development, and essays at his blog. This young man is full of passion for Christ, but it is oriented rightly, upward. He is humble and Christ-exalting, with a good head on his …

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Two sacred cows … examining the idolatry of UGA football, & idolizing your children

I'm going to poke a wasp's nest here by looking at two sacred cows. "Sacred cow" is an American idiom."The idiom is based on the popular understanding of the elevated place of cows in Hinduism and appears to have emerged in America in the late 19th century. A literal sacred cow or sacred bull is …

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Fertility Goddess Asherah: Was ‘God’s Wife’ Edited Out of the Bible?

Here is one example of a sacrilege in the news this week. (Left, Asherah graven image)Discovery News: God's Wife Edited Out of the Bible -- Almost"God had a wife, Asherah, whom the Book of Kings suggests was worshiped alongside Yahweh in his temple in Israel, according to an Oxford scholar. In 1967, Raphael Patai was …

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