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The Bedrock of Moral Integrity

An AFP article notes that during her husband's inauguration as Nigeria's president, the new First Lady wore what appeared to be a $50,000 Cartier wrist watch. This may not have stirred the attention it has received except that the country is impoverished, graft is rampant, and her husband ran on a platform to raise the integrity of public officials. While the people of Nigeria work this through, it serves as a reminder that Christian schools play and important role in supporting the morality of Christians and citizens - no small concern… Read More...

Optimistic About the Arab Spring? Why?

Americans and other Westerners have a tendency to place hope in any uprising against totalitarian powers. But, why should we?

This first response of optimism is not really “Christian,” it is actually secular and reflects the ideals and presumptions of “modernity.”