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Commitment in Relationships

We live in a world awash in choices. Our society values both the power of choice and the freedom and the satisfaction of the individual; to this end, it is understandable how many have developedContinue reading

The Christian and Evil

“The line separating good and evil passes not through states, nor between classes, nor between political parties either – but right through every human heart” (Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, The Gulag Archipelago). We have a very complexContinue reading

Hard Sell Evangelism

For good reason people prove skeptical about salespeople in general. We know they get paid to sell us things, and many of them will make a lot of promises, apply a lot of pressure, andContinue reading

Babel and Power

“Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely” (John Dalberg-Acton, 1st Baron Acton). Humans dedicate quite a lot of their resources to the acquisition, accumulation, or maintenance of power, far more than they mightContinue reading

Life in Relationships

Why are we here? What is life all about? If we were to ask these questions to many people in the world today, they might well answer in terms of their individual lives and self-fulfillment.Continue reading