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How to Confront “The New Morality” with Truth and Beauty

March 14, 2017 by  
Filed under Book Club, Vicki Burbach

How to Confront “The New Morality” with Truth and Beauty Seeds of the Word (Week 11 of 11) How well do Christians know the theories of their intellectual enemies? Can we identify their blind spots and the flaws in their logic? Have we read the great Christian apologists — G.K. Chesterton, C.S. Lewis, Francis Schaeffer, Ronald Knox, Fulton Sheen — and can we wield their arguments against... Read More

What a Public School Meeting on Sex Ed Taught Me About Happiness

May 17, 2016 by  
Filed under Book Club, Happiness, Vicki Burbach

Life of Christ (Week 6 of 27) All the human satisfactions of the cravings of the body and soul have one defect; they do not satisfy forever. They only serve to deaden the present want; but they never extinguish it. The want always revives again; but the water of life which He gives is a supernatural impulse, and pushes onward even to heaven itself. — Life of Christ, Chapter 8, Paragraph 8 What... Read More