I’m a recovered political news junky.
Modern man doesn’t know what freedom is, nor does he know what to do with it when he has it. If you survey the trending news stories, you’ll notice that our most contentious fights are caused by competing freedoms and confused ends.
In the aftermath of another mass shooting, we turn to each other and say that it is time for sensible gun control. We don’t know
The barbarians aren’t just at the gates, they’re running our institutions, policing our culture, and creating Amazon Original Series.
Machen deeply understood and valued freedom of association. Voluntary associations, such as confessional churches, must be free to set their own boundaries and definitions. This basic point is widely misunderstood.
The average American’s religious identity is sitting in the background gathering dust like great-aunt Gertrude’s old KJV Bible, while other traits, like ethnicity and national origin, fill the void. Today’s partisans find their purpose in extra-biblical sources.