Category: Society & Culture

This category focuses on issues that are related to the secular worldview of life. Articles provide answers to issues related to society and culture with topics ranging from abortion to drug addiction to narcissism and many more issues.

What are the Works of the Flesh?

When the Bible speaks of “the flesh” or the “sinful nature” it is usually referring to man’s tendency to gravitate towards sinful living. The flesh is man’s natural inclination to disobey God by attempting...

Why is Disney Grooming Children into LGBTQ Ideology?

Disney was once a company which was exclusively known for producing innocent, family-friendly entertainment. As a parent there was once a time when you could allow your child to watch a Disney cartoon or...

7 Signs of a Wicked Heart

What are the signs or marks of a wicked heart? What does the Bible say about the signs of a wicked person? In the Bible, the word “wicked” is mentioned more than 300 times...

What Can We Learn About Self-Control After the Will Smith Slap?

It’s called “the slap heard around the world”. This is the unfortunate incident where actor Will Smith walked onstage and slapped comedian Chris Rock across the face at the 94th Academy Awards. Before the...

5 Things We Can Learn From Celebrity Suicides

In society many celebrities are individuals who project a larger-than-life image of people who appear to have self-actualized or reached the epitome of everything they ever wanted in life. The world idolizes its celebrities;...

What is the Lust of the Flesh, Lust of the Eyes & the Pride of Life? (1 John 2:16)

1 John 2:16 says: For all that is in the world — the lust of the flesh, the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life — is not of the Father but...

How to Recognize the Mark of the Beast

How can we recognize the coming mark of the beast? According to the Bible, what will be the consequences of taking the mark of the beast when it eventually arrives? Is the mark of...

Can A Person Be Born with the Wrong Gender?

Can a person be born with the wrong gender? Should a woman believe that she is actually a man – and vice-versa, should a man actually identify as a female? We now live in...

What are the Harmful Effects of Gossip?

Have you ever been a victim of gossip? Why do people gossip and what are the dangers of gossiping about others? What does the Bible say about gossiping? Gossip is defined as the following:...

7 Ways to Respond During the End Times

We live in a period where the world is becoming worse instead of better. We also live in a time where the arrival of a New World Order is very near and the arrival...

Seven Things That God Hates

There can be the tendency to falsely presume that because the Bible says that “God is love”, then it means that God does not have the capacity to hate. However even though God is...

Why is Friendship with the World Enmity with God? (James 4:4)

What does it mean that friendship with the world is enmity with God? James 4:4 says: You adulterous people! Do you not know that friendship with the world is enmity with God? Therefore whoever...

Should Christians Use Online Dating Apps?

Should Christians use online dating apps? What are the pros and cons involved when people use online dating sites? Does the Bible say anything about Christians using dating apps? There’s no doubt that online...

Why Satanic & Illuminati Symbolism is Popular in the Music Industry

Why has satanic and illuminati imagery and symbolism become increasingly popular in many music videos around the world? From music artists such as Beyonce, Rihanna, Jay Z, Kanye West, Katy Perry, Nicki Minaj, Shenseea,...

4 Reasons Why Abortion Is Like Genocide

Should the words “abortion” and “genocide” be used in the same sentence? Should the millions of abortions around the world be compared to genocide? The general definition of genocide is “the deliberate killing of...

How Can I Know If Something Is a Sin?

We now live in a world where people are failing to discern the difference between right and wrong. Lifestyles and habits that were once viewed as morally wrong, are today being championed as being...

Is Christmas a Pagan Holiday?

Is Christmas a pagan holiday? If Christmas has pagan origins then should Christians celebrate Christmas every year on 25 December? The best way to answer these questions is by reading 2 scriptures which give...

What are Some Modern Forms of Idolatry?

When the topic of idolatry comes to mind, many people think of the concept of worshipping or praying before carved images or man-made objects. Others think of idolatry in relation to animal worship, ancestral...

How to Deal with Toxic or Manipulative People

What is a toxic person and how do you deal with people who are manipulative? Have you ever met a person who is always using coercion and manipulation to get what he/she wants? They...

What is Sexual Immorality?

What is sexual immorality and what does the Bible say about it? The word “sexual immorality” in the Bible is derived from the Greek word [porneia] which is a general term for all unlawful...

What Is The Spirit of the Antichrist?

  The “spirit of the antichrist” is the phrase which is found in 1 John 4:1-3 which says: Beloved, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are from...

Is The World Getting Better or Worse?

Is the world getting better or worse? Does it seem as if humanity is heading in the right direction socially, economically, technologically and even spiritually? Many might look at how humanity has evolved or...

Are All Humans Related To Each Other?

Are we all related to everyone on the planet? What are the origins of racism or racial divisions? According to certain scientific discoveries pertaining to human DNA there has been an increase in the...

Why Is The Gospel of Christ Offensive?

1 Corinthians 1:18 says: For the message of the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God When 1 Corinthians 1:18...

What The Coronavirus Reveals About The Heart

[by Lantz Manomano] How has God used such a crisis like the Coronavirus to expose the hearts of men? Quite often God allows all kinds of situations and challenges in our life in order...

The Christian View of Xenophobia?

One of the interesting facts of life is that before a person is born into the world, that person does not choose which country he/she wants to be born into. Nobody chooses their nationality...

Why Do I Keep Sinning As A Christian?

When many people become born again Christians, there are some who wonder why they can’t stop sinning as Christians. Why do Christians continue to sin if they have genuinely received Jesus Christ as Lord...

What Does The Bible Say About Narcissism?

Narcissism is a psychological term used to describe the condition where a person has an abnormal and frequent preoccupation with himself / herself. The term Narcissism originates from Greek mythology where a man by...

4 Reasons Why Abortion Is Wrong

One of the most debated issues in the world is the issue pertaining to abortion. There are questions such as: Does life begin at conception? Is abortion exclusively a woman’s choice? Is abortion right...

Can Someone be a Gay Christian?

1 Corinthians 6:9-10 Do you not know that the unrighteous will not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not be deceived: neither the sexually immoral, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor men who practice homosexuality,...

Is Your Cell Phone Controlling You?

Is it you who is using your cell phone – or is your cell phone using you? Does the Bible say anything about cell phone addiction? Recent studies reflect that the average person can...

Is Legalizing Marijuana Good for Society?

In different parts of the world, governments have begun to legalize the use of marijuana for both medical and recreational use. The debate however is whether the legalization of this drug is actually good...

Is Sexting, Cybersex and Phone Sex a Sin?

Sexting and cybersex can be defined as the act of sending sexually explicit materials through mobile phones or any other type of communication device. The messages may be text, photo, or video which are...

The Effects of Internet Porn

Internet pornography is a favorite form of entertainment or past time for millions of users around the world. However, is Internet porn harmless or is porn ultimately damaging to individuals and society? Many people...

What is the New World Order?

The New World Order is defined as the period in time where there will be a one-world religion, one-world money system and a one-world government. It is also known as the age or era...

Should Christians Listen to Secular Music?

Should Christians Listen to Secular Music? Many Christians often debate this issue and it’s possible that people can agree to disagree on this matter. Some Christians have strong convictions that it is absolutely wrong...

The Negative Effects of Social Media

In an interview, Sean Parker, the former president of Facebook spoke about how the Facebook social networking website is designed to prey on a psychological vulnerability within people. Sean Parker said the Facebook app...

Sex Before Marriage – 6 Problems with Premarital Sex

Is sex before marriage right or wrong? With the exception of various Muslim nations such as Indonesia, Pakistan, Turkey or Jordan, most people in many other nations have taken a more relaxed and tolerant...