When the Buddhist Beat Drops

Celebrated television personality, filmmaker and sometimes philosopher Jason Silva has over 1 million Facebook followers. He's a cultural phenomenon who peppers social media with various vignettes and snapshots of his hobbies, passions and beliefs. To give you a flavor of his perspective, his cover photo is a quote by the noted atheist Carl Sagan. Most…

Gay Marriage, Common Sense & The Christian Response

The foremost reason "gay marriage" is wrong is not because it doesn't lead to human flourishing, or because it goes against thousands of years of human tradition, or because the reproductive parts don't fit, or because it's a slippery slope (although all those things are true). These arguments are all secondary, and if employed in isolation from Christ's Lordship, they become tacitly aligned with a humanistic perspective. Gay marriage is wrong, primarily because God created and defined marriage for us, and Jesus Christ has all authority on heaven and on earth.