Francis Chan is apostatizing before our eyes

By Elizabeth Prata Apostasy is defined as 'a defection or revolt'. It is the formal disaffiliation from or abandonment or renunciation of a religion by a person. One who commits apostasy in religion (or who apostatizes) is known as an apostate. In Christianity, it is important to remember that apostates never really were saved. 1 …

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What does a seared conscience look like? America

By Elizabeth Prata Eight years ago, Naomi Wolf wrote an article for CNN asking the question, CNN-is porn driving men crazy? It is hard to ignore how many highly visible men in recent years (indeed, months) have behaved in sexually self-destructive ways. Some powerful men have long been sexually voracious; unlike today, though, they were far …

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Ayanna Mathis: “FOR THE WOMAN STRUGGLING WITH “QUIET TIME” CULTURE”

I like Ayanna Mathis's writing. Her name was Ayanna Thomas, but she was married last week, congratulations! So now she is Ayanna Mathis. I've re-posted one or two things from her before. Ayanna is young, but wise. She makes sense, is gentle, humble, and a good writer. She posts on Instagram ayannazariya. She had a …

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About “Aunt Becky”: The fragility of reputation and the devastating consequences of sin

By Elizabeth Prata   The iniquities of a wicked man entrap him; the cords of his own sin entangle him. (Proverbs 5:22) Yesterday I'd written a few thoughts on the massive college admission cheating scandal uncovered in in the US. You can read that essay here. One of the people indicted in the scandal is actress …

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“The rich are different”

See also, may be of interest: About “Aunt Becky”: The fragility of reputation and the devastating consequences of sin By Elizabeth Prata The news broke a couple of days ago that 50 people; celebrities, coaches, and wealthy financiers, have partaken in the United States' largest college admission cheating scandal ever. These people paid up to $6 …

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