“For the time will come when people will not put up with sound doctrine. Instead, to suit their own desires, they will gather around them a great number of teachers to say what their itching ears want to hear.” 2 Timothy 4:3, NIV.
Last fall, LifeWay Research released a study showing that less than half of U.S. evangelicals “strongly agree” with core biblical tenets. About the same time, another study showed that most people in Western nations no longer believe in a hereafter.
I realize we may be frustrated with hearing so much about moral behavior, but like cancer, if it’s destroying many of our homes and families, tolerating it isn’t the answer. An epidemic dare not be tolerated, and most Churches, Christian people, and pro-life groups have been guilty of doing just that. The lack of moral purity within our society has reached epidemic proportions.
Regardless of the efforts we employ for the benefit of educating our society, even the most dedicated people will not achieve their goal of reclaiming our communities for Christ until America is again drawn to fear God, and live the lifestyle of Christian people. This will require a ma ...