Dr. Michael L. BrownHave you ever read an inspiring quote from someone whose beliefs or morals or character you abhorred? It might be a deep insight into human nature by someone like Chairman Mao. Or it might be an edifying thought from a God-mocking atheist.
Above is an interview Pastor Greg Laurie had with rocker Alice Cooper. When I was growing up, Alice Cooper was the shock rocker of our age. His conversion to Christ was a shocker. In the interview, Cooper talks about the ministry, Solid Rock, that he and his wife, Sheryl Goddard, have with children The Blaze recently wrote an article on an interview that Alice Cooper had with UK Times, on his remarkable conversion: For a recent interview in the U.K.’s Times, the Detroit, Michigan, native said that God is the figurehead of his life and at the very center of everything he does. “I’m up before the sun; 5 a.m. is my time,” he told the outlet. “Straight out of bed, make a cup of coffee, grab my Bible, then spend the next hour reading and praying. I read a couple of chapters a day — this is my 12th reading. It puts me in a positive frame of mind.” […] “At first it was fun, hanging out with Jim Morrison, Keith Moon and Jimi Hendrix,” …
Has someone ever twisted the truth into a lie about you? Maybe someone saw something that you were doing and misread your intentions. Has a talebearer ever distorted what you said or did? Have you ever been told something which you allowed the enemy to twist your mind until it was no longer the truth when you retold it?
Sir Robin Murray, a professor of Psychiatric Research at Britain’s King College’s Institute of Psychiatry, has issued a warning to Liberal parents who are allowing their children to smoke marijuana, saying it could lead to some serious mental health issues. Some parents actually prefer their kids use Cannabis over drinking alcohol.
With parents increasingly choosing to home school their children, public schools in Kentucky are pushing back. Public school officials have allegedly been contacting homeschooling parents, trying to persuade them to bring their kids back to school.
Telling someone not to be anxious is like asking them not to breathe.It is certainly true of me. Worry just seems to be the natural response to anything I fear or lack knowledge about.
Almost half of the world’s population lives in Asia. The two largest populations are in China and India, and with a few other densely populated countries, Asia has almost four and a half billion.