If you are a married couple, Christian or not, you will invariably face the question of birth control. While birth control is widely accepted in our society, there may be those who have differing opinions about whether Christians should use it. They may ask if birth control is a sin.
God is sovereign and omnipotent, meaning He is all-knowing and everywhere simultaneously. These are comforting truths in a world full of pain, calamity and injustice. Prayer is powerful, and our Father in heaven hears, and answers, us. The words of Psalm 91 guide us in prayer for God’s protection and refuge from all of the things life throws at us.
I used to put all my focus on Easter Sunday and the excitement that the celebration of the empty tomb brings. But as I learned of what led up to that day, it became clear that each day of Holy Week was – and is – significant.
Rock made a hurtful joke on stage about Smith’s wife and as a result, Smith came out of his seat to walk on stage and slap Rock. Some, however, are debating if his actions were justified and if his immediate response and reaction to the hurtful comment about his wife was a noble, chivalrous response to his wife being disrespected.
An upside-down Latin cross is also known as an inverted cross, Petrine Cross, or Cross of St. Peter. Depending on who you ask, the inverted cross serves either as a symbol of humble Christian faith or of satanic ideals.
In this episode of the Happy Rant, Ted Kluck, Ronnie Martin, and Barnabas Piper wander to and fro through a variety of topics including who we are, what we love about podcasting together, and how we would describe our show: The Seinfeld of podcasts, a Piper family dinner party, and a description to aspirational college students.