Eco-friendly? Or simply friendly?
He might be your kids’ favorite Christian YouTube star because of his team’s trick shots and good-natured pranking. But like many before him, Tyler found out that fame and faithfulness often don’t mix – offscreen Tyler wasn’t playing the leading man in his own family.
Samuel Sey dreamed of the woman he would marry, and it was a woman he knew. His friend had the same dream that he’d marry that woman. But what he thought might be a prophetic dream turned out to be what drove him out of his Pentecostal church. “My dream isn’t inerrant, inspired, infallible, and authoritative – the Bible is.”
“…are you starting to feel the depth of the problem? Do you feel the government’s eyes boring into your life? Can you feel the presence of the corporations who are storing your personal information and sifting through your private affairs?”
Dr. Rainer Zitelmann notes that when socialists propose solutions that require socialist governments, then that’s a reason to question their motivation. Intrusive government isn’t portrayed positively in the Bible (1 Sam. 8:10-18), so if a crisis can only be solved by doing what the Bible warns against, that either means the crisis isn’t nearly so critical, or that it doesn’t actually require a massive expansion of government.
“Gaslighting” is a type of psychological manipulation where a husband or boyfriend plays on the trust of his partner, but so systematically lies to her that she’ll start to doubt her own memory, and senses, and even sanity. That strikes me as an apt metaphor for what the media, government leaders, and social media platforms have done to us over the last few years…