Righteous Civil Disobedience 2 – Why Freedoms Matter

“No totalitarian authority nor authoritarian state can tolerate those who have an absolute by which to judge that state and its actions.” Francis Schaeffer

“Then Peter and the other apostles answered and said, We ought to obey God rather than men.”
Acts 5:29

“They that forsake the law praise the wicked: but such as keep the law contend with them.”
Proverbs 28:4

Related: Righteous Civil Obedience.


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Truth Thoughts

Here’s some insights on truth…

In our relativistic culture, “truth” is whatever you believe it to be. Tolerance is our highest value; “you have no right to force your beliefs on me” is our creed.

Nonetheless, thanks to social media, we can pretend online to be anyone we wish to be. We can speak “our truth” with little accountability or fear of judgment.

Three problems ensue. Continue Reading →