The “My Truth” Movement: Partial Truth & False Ideology

Partial Truth: Anti-Conformity  "Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God's will is—his good, pleasing and perfect will," (Romans 12:2). The "my truth" movement is anti-conformity. It criticizes the world for incessantly sending us …

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The “My Truth” Movement: Defined (according to society)

Progressive culture's concept of "my truth" is quite vague. It became incredibly frustrating as article after article left me more confused. One source defines it as being true to yourself. As in, listen to your desires and be the person you truly want to be. Another source calls it "a pretentious substitute for non-negotiable personal …

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Modern Feminism: Why Christianity Offers More

This post is part of larger blog series, “Tenets of Progressive Culture.” Read the intro post to learn who this blog series is for and what to expect. Previous post in this series – Modern Feminism: Defined and Modern Feminism: Partial Truth & False Ideology.Christianity doesn't get enough credit for how it empowers women. Instead, …

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Modern Feminism: Partial Truth & False Ideology

This post is part of larger blog series, “Tenets of Progressive Culture.” Read the intro post to learn who this blog series is for and what to expect. Previous post in this series – Modern Feminism: Defined. Partial Truth: Equal in Value God created men and women in His Image (Genesis 1:26-27). This means both …

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Modern Feminism: Defined (according to society)

If I were to summarize society's definition of modern feminism into one sentence, it would be: modern feminism advocates for women to have equal rights and opportunities to men. Interestingly, the concept of equality is a subjective opinion. Some believe we have already arrived at equality, while others feel we have a long way to …

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Self-Love: Why Christianity Offers More

This post is part of larger blog series, “Tenets of Progressive Culture.” Read the intro post to learn who this blog series is for and what to expect. Previous post in this series – Self-Love: Defined and Self-Love: True and False. I see where the self-love movement originated. This movement is highly targeted towards women, …

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Self-Love: Partial Truth & False Ideology

This post is part of larger blog series, “Tenets of Progressive Culture.” Read the intro post to learn who this blog series is for and what to expect. Previous post in this series – Self-Love: Defined. Partial Truth: Self-Care The concept of self-love communicates the point that we are not worthless. This is indeed biblical. …

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Self-Love: Defined (according to society)

Today’s post is an unbiased presentation of how society defines self-love. A quick Google search brings up this definition of self-love, “regard for one's own well-being and happiness (chiefly considered as a desirable rather than narcissistic characteristic).” To expand on this definition, The Brain and Behavior Research Foundation offers, “Self-love is a state of appreciation …

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Social Justice: Why Christianity Offers More

The social justice movement says that the process of accepting one’s privilege is arduous, emotional work. Why not put that work toward what God calls us to do? God commands Christians to care for the individuals He brings into our lives. We are to do the work of an evangelist and share the Gospel with …

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