Police Chaplain fired over Christian view of Marriage

A police chaplain says he was forced out of his post after criticising the Government’s plans for gay marriage on his personal website, MPs have been told. On his personal website Rev Brian Ross writes: I am becoming increasingly aware of the devaluation of the word 'marriage'.  Marriage, certainly in the Christian understanding of it, … Continue reading Police Chaplain fired over Christian view of Marriage

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No parental consent needed

If your daughter develops a headache at school and went to the head office for a tablet, she might need your consent first for the school staff to give her a paracetamol tablet.  She might be allergic to something and the school does not want to be sued. On the other hand, the school might … Continue reading No parental consent needed

A Nation Repents Before God

On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of Uganda's Independence, publicly repented of his personal sins and of the sins of the nation: "Father in Heaven, today we stand here as Ugandans, to thank You for Uganda. We are proud that we are Ugandans and Africans. We thank You for all Your goodness to us. … Continue reading A Nation Repents Before God

Living by faith (3)

Abraham believed that God could raise from the dead Scripture Readings Hebrews 11:13-23 Genesis 22:1-19 Songs This is the day, this is the day Beneath the cross of Jesus Break Thou the bread of life My heart is filled with thankfulness Introduction My dear brother and sister in the Lord, It was by God’s sovereign, … Continue reading Living by faith (3)

What kind of knowledge?

Solomon declared:  “The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom, and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding.” In other words, to fear the Lord and to know Him is the basis on which all other wisdom and knowledge is built. The simple fact that we live in God’s world makes this statement … Continue reading What kind of knowledge?

Public promises make a marriage

"Public promises make a marriage. Marriages are founded on promises of lifelong, exclusive bonding. Provided that the promises commit both man and woman in good times and in bad 'till death do us part', and that both intend to relate only to each other, the promises are effective in creating the marriage. Husband and wife … Continue reading Public promises make a marriage

Marriage: It’s God’s business

R.C. Sproul writes:  Since God instituted marriage, he has the authority to regulate it. You don’t have to be a Christian to affirm this. For millennia, even the irreligious have grasped what God says in nature—that marriage unites man and woman. Yet God’s sovereignty over marriage is being abandoned. I’m sure you’ve also been troubled to … Continue reading Marriage: It’s God’s business

Real Science versus Social Engineering

Studying Sociology and Psychology in the days gone by was something else.  Science was about facts that "are", not things you "wanted it to be".  I suppose there are many contemporary scientists - the biggest proportion of them - still adhering to this principle. My Psychology professor, a scholar who published far and wide, and … Continue reading Real Science versus Social Engineering