Home Issues Life & Culture

Life & Culture

We believe that all humans are made in the image of God. This essential covers the sanctity of all human life, from conception to natural death. Our Biblical worldview also demands we tackle the issues of gender and sexuality—and their associated current cultural mandates that deteriorate society.

The Hypocrisy of the #MeToo Movement Regarding Tara Reade’s Accusations

Since the recent sexual assault allegations against Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, many in the media avoided speaking out against Biden until MSNBC reporter Chris Hayes spoke out about Tara Reade’s account.   Hayes, an avid Trump critic, trended on Twitter with #FireHayes and many on the Left called for his removal from television due...

2 weeks ago

2 weeks ago | Read More

Ravi Zacharias: A Pro-Life, Pro-Gospel, Pro-Religious Liberty Christian Philosopher

“Beginning well is a momentary thing; finishing well is a lifelong thing.”   There’s an imperative difference between being right and making an eternal impact. One can have a sharp mind and completely waste it, even in a ministerial capacity. But then there are those who use their God-given intellect as a means of returning...

2 weeks ago

2 weeks ago | Read More

Christians Should Always Be Louder About Sexual Impropriety Than The #MeToo Movement. Here’s Why.

Another day, another sexual assault allegation that is testing the moral consistency of the #MeToo Left.   Democratic presidential nominee, Joe Biden, has developed a reputation over the years for his very loose definition of personal boundaries. Biden has now been accused by former staffer Tara Reade for sexual assault.   Naturally, many of the...

2 weeks ago

2 weeks ago | Read More

Exposing media bias

We were thrilled to welcome Andrew Klavan to a recent Falkirk Center podcast episode. Andrew is an award-winning best-selling author and host of the Daily Wire’s Andrew Klavan Show podcast. Raised a secular Jew, Andrew has a fascinating journey to becoming a Christian at age 50, which he chronicles in his book “The Great Good...

3 weeks ago

3 weeks ago | Read More

A creationist’s perspective on COVID-19

With so many “experts” on media outlets creating a cacophony of opinions, the truth is often muddled at best, thwarted at worst. Dr. Robert Carter spoke with the Falkirk Center to lend his Creationism Science perspective to COVID-19. His thoughtfulness helps remind Christians that none of this is a surprise to God. We are suffering...

4 weeks ago

4 weeks ago | Read More

‘… The More Things Stay the Same’

Speculations of how Americans will “re-enter” the workforce and public places focus mainly on how the coronavirus pandemic will change American society.  Will schools move faster to virtual platforms? Will favorite restaurants remain closed forever? When will large public gatherings in churches, concerts, and sporting events return to normal?  Will the America of crowded subways,...

4 weeks ago

4 weeks ago | Read More

Franklin Graham: “Samaritan’s Purse was not forced out of NYC”

As COVID-19 continues to ravage our nation, it’s been challenging to stay home and away from others. But we’ve followed the recommendations of our leaders because, as Christians, that’s what we’re called to do. We social distance and self-quarantine to demonstrate the love of Jesus Christ.   So, what else can Christians do to put...

1 month ago

1 month ago | Read More

State and local governments seek to control Christian entities amidst COVID-19 pandemic

The biased restrictions placed on churches during COVID-19 are less about the health and well-being of churchgoers and more about the government controlling religious entities. States across the nation are banning drive-in church services, where attendees remain in their vehicles and tune in to the pastor through the radio. Some local governments have gone so...

1 month ago

1 month ago | Read More

Homeschooling and government infringement: the struggle over the American education system

Education is an issue of tremendous importance to the American people. While we all believe educating the next generation is imperative, the principle of homeschooling is currently under attack by the academic left and liberal organizations. There is a social and legal battle between the “societal good” of the states monitoring education and the right...

1 month ago

1 month ago | Read More

Dear Governor Northam, It’s time to open the state for business

As the number of confirmed Coronavirus cases in Virginia near 15,000, Governor Northam has doubled down on his restrictions to keep businesses closed. He most recently said he will not consider reopening until more testing can be done and we see a 14-day downward trend in cases.   When making the case to reopen Virginia,...

1 month ago

1 month ago | Read More