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Attempts at Doing the Whole of the Gospel by a Partially-Gospel-Oriented Girl

Attempts at Doing the Whole of the Gospel by a Partially-Gospel-Oriented Girl

Sometimes the narrow way is just very, very difficult to discern. Even when you hear God’s voice and understand what He wants you to do, it’s usually a bit thorny to figure out precisely how to actually implement His will. Ya know, what with our sin and all. Let’s just take me, for example. Since […]

Our “Rights”? Or All Wrong?

Our “Rights”? Or All Wrong?

I’ve about had it with “rights”. It’s the calling card of our culture, now – one that almost universally gains one entrance into the salon of acceptance and affirmation. If you have a “right”, then you are right. A woman’s right to choose. The right to love whomever we choose, in whatever way we choose. […]

Same-Sex Marriage, Part 10: Summary

Same-Sex Marriage, Part 10: Summary

Marriage has become a defining cultural issue for our nation. Same-sex marriage advocates assert that they deserve the right to marry, and that to deny them such a right is to discriminate against them. This ten-part series has attempted to clarify the issues at stake in this debate, to dispel the notion that traditional marriage […]

Same-Sex Marriage, Part 9: The Ultimate Goals of Both Sides

Same-Sex Marriage, Part 9: The Ultimate Goals of Both Sides

Same-sex marriage is one of the most significant cultural issues of our day. This series has attempted to illuminate the tremendous negative consequences that affirming gay marriage would have on the institution of marriage itself, and on our culture as a whole. Read the other parts of the series here:   Part 1: What is […]

Same-Sex Marriage, Part 8: The Threat to Individual Liberty

Same-Sex Marriage, Part 8: The Threat to Individual Liberty

Gay marriage is the defining cultural issue of our day, although many people are not aware of just what is at stake in the debate. The purpose of this series is to provide some insight into the issues behind the propaganda, and to demonstrate that it is in the best interest of all of society […]

Same-Sex Marriage, Part 7: Does Traditional Marriage Law Discriminate?

Same-Sex Marriage, Part 7: Does Traditional Marriage Law Discriminate?

It is the most common rationale used in the gay marriage debate – that traditional marriage discriminates against homosexual persons. It is a mantra reiterated so often that many people never even ask, “Is it true?” This series has attempted to address the salient issues at the core of the cultural argument about same-sex marriage, […]

Same-Sex Marriage, Part 6: State Promotion of Marriage and Government Control

Same-Sex Marriage, Part 6: State Promotion of Marriage and Government Control

This series on gay marriage has attempted to shed light on the marriage debate, by illuminating the fact that everyone, both homosexual and heterosexual, benefits from traditional marriage not only being maintained, but being strengthened. Read the previous parts here: Part 1: What is Marriage? Part 2: The Benefits of Marriage Part 3: The Connection […]

Same-Sex Marriage, Part 5: Depriving Children of Rights

Same-Sex Marriage, Part 5: Depriving Children of Rights

Same-sex marriage, as Part 1 of this series explained, does not simply broaden the group of people who are allowed to get married; it completely changes what marriage is. Part 2 demonstrated the benefits of marriage to people and to our culture as a whole. Part 3 explained how sexual complementarity, and a connection to […]

Same-Sex Marriage, Part 4: Changing Marriage to Its Demise

Same-Sex Marriage, Part 4: Changing Marriage to Its Demise

Why not gay marriage? It’s a question this series attempts to answer. Read the rest of the series here:   Part 1: What is Marriage? Part 2: The Benefits of Traditional Marriage Part 3: The Connection of Marriage to Nature Part 4: Changing Marriage to Its Demise Part 5: Depriving Children of Rights Part 6: […]

Same-Sex Marriage, Part 3: The Connection of Marriage to Nature

Same-Sex Marriage, Part 3: The Connection of Marriage to Nature

This ten-part series on same-sex marriage seeks to address the fundamental issues behind one of the most important debates of our century – the debate about marriage. Part 1: What is Marriage? summarized the fact that the gay marriage debate is not about who should be allowed to marry, but about what marriage as an […]

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