Kevin Swanson has a blog post that should get ones attention: Are Christians Meant To Take Over the Government? We have a standard that God has called us to live by and that standard should affect all we as Christians do including how we interact with the world around us, thus affecting it in a profound way. Sadly many miss this point, only seeking a kingdom that is to come while missing the kingdom of God that is with us today as His people.
Voddie Baucham has a good article on Barack Obama’s recent declaration of June 2009 as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Pride Month. In his article; Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Pride Month, 2009 he speaks on the presidents agenda and how we have “the office of the President of the United States not only calling “evil good and good evil,” but putting his seal on it.” We are truly seeing both Romans 1:18-27 as well as Isaiah 5:20 being played out right in front of us.
Now for something a little less controversial, unless you think pickles are controversial. If you like pickles you can check out my wife and daughters blog, Practical Simplicity, as they just made some Fermented Pickles. Not being a pickle lover, except on hamburgers, they were pretty good.