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John Stonestreet is President of The Chuck Colson Center for Christian Worldview and BreakPoint co-host.
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Then House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi introduces the Equality Act. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)
March 27, 2019, 4:13 PM EDT
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(Drew Angerer/Getty Images) Recently, archaeologists working in northern Peru made a discovery they called “disturbing and disquieting.”
March 20, 2019, 12:43 PM EDT
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A chilling quote is often attributed to Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin: “One death is a tragedy. One million deaths are a statistic.” Stalin is alleged to have said this in the days leading up to one of the largest man-made disasters and mass-murders in history: the 1932 Ukrainian famine.
March 12, 2019, 3:14 PM EDT
We recently began the season of Lent. One of the practices most associated with this season is giving up something as an act of sacrificial discipline.
March 5, 2019, 2:30 PM EST
I became convinced, after watching my wife endure a 31-hour labor, that women have a kind of strength men don’t have. There’s no question in my mind that after less than five of those full-on labor contractions, we’d be crying like a baby instead of delivering one.
February 28, 2019, 5:14 PM EST
For generations, U.S. churches sent missionaries around the world, preaching the Gospel and planting churches in places such as Africa, South America, and Asia. Today, many of the millions of Christians and churches that resulted from those missionary efforts are more biblically faithful than their American forebears. This is especially true of certain denominations and certain issues.
February 25, 2019, 4:32 PM EST
The wings of a bird, the colors of a butterfly, and the patterns on a seashell defy the theory of Darwinian evolution. Many of us intuit, simply by looking at the splendor that permeates the natural world, that there must be some agent involved other than blind mutations or mere survival-of-the-fittest mechanisms. And now, it seems, some scientists are beginning to accept that intuition, finally admitting that beauty cannot be explained by the theory of evolution, at least as we know it.
February 21, 2019, 4:30 PM EST
One of the defining features of God’s Word is how often it points us to God’s world. Much of Scripture, in fact, assumes a level of understanding about nature. So, it would seem, if we fail to go outdoors, if we fail to experience and engage in God’s creation, our faith could suffer.
February 20, 2019, 3:07 PM EST
We’ve mentioned in the past on BreakPoint about “zombie abortion arguments.” You know, those arguments that just won’t die? They continue to be repeated long after they should have been “dead and buried.” Like zombies in movies, these arguments continue shuffling along, seemingly impervious to the reality that they are dead.
February 13, 2019, 2:23 PM EST
Believing that the impossible becomes possible by congressional mandate is the essence of what Jacques Ellul called “the political illusion.” That illusion was on clear display last week when freshman New York Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Massachusetts Senator Edward Markey released what they call the “Green New Deal.”
February 11, 2019, 4:08 PM EST
Last autumn, a Chinese scientist named Dr. He ignited a rhetorical firestorm when he announced he’d used the technology CRISPR to genetically alter human embryos, which were implanted and brought to birth.
February 5, 2019, 3:47 PM EST
A couple of years ago, Jeremiah Johnston and his wife binge-watched the HBO series “The Man in the High Castle.” The series is set in a world where Nazi Germany and Japan won World War II and now occupy the United States.