Family Talk: News and Resources for Family Discipleship
1. A correct theology of the home does not idolize or marginalize the home, but sees the home as the first and primary place where the battle for hearts and minds of children is won.
“The home front is the forlorn battlefield of the cultural wars. In our strivings to defend the gospel against doctrinal decline in the church and increasing secularism in the culture, we must not forget the importance of cultivating virtue in the home. For the church
2. Pew study reveals significant theological confusion about God and reminds us of the necessity to teach young people the character of God as taught in Scripture.
“When respondents say they don’t believe in God, what are they rejecting? Are they rejecting belief in any higher power or spiritual force in the universe? Or are they rejecting only a traditional Christian idea of God – perhaps recalling images of a bearded man in the sky? Conversely, when respondents say they do believe in God, what do they believe in – God as described in the Bible, or some other spiritual force or supreme being?”
3. Mayor of Hoboken rejects God’s design for gender and orders all bathrooms to become gender neutral.
“The city of Hoboken, N.J. — just over the bridge from Manhattan’s skyline — now joins a growing list of American cities passing bills making public bathrooms “gender neutral.” Bhalla said his executive order is the “next step,” designed to “further protect the civil rights and dignity of our transgender, gender non-binary, and queer residents and visitors, but this is just the start. I will continue to introduce progressive and inclusive policies to protect all residents.”