Everything points to sex, is marketed by sex, and is designed to make us think that sex should be the ultimate objective night and day.
This time of year can be a bitter sweet season when we remember the need to deal with something deep down that affects everything all year long. I'm talking about the root of bitterness.
Matt Lauer never dreamed he would wind up where he is.
America needs a reformer like Luther. In fact, America needs an army of Luthers: men and women who are adept at encouraging deep thinking and discussion where shallowness and arguing are the new cultural norm.
While our Constitution clarifies that only Congress has the power to declare war, it's a very different thing to suggest that the Bible justifies war in the twenty-first century. It's not as clear as some well-meaning Christians may think, and the consequences of confusion over this could be horrendously irreversible if there were to be a nuclear conflict.