Kaepernick, Protest, and Proverbs

Colin Kaepernick ignited a social firestorm by electing to sit down during the national anthem Sunday. His protest was primarily aimed at police brutality and oppression of blacks and people of color in the United States. In his own words, "There are bodies in the street and people getting paid leave and getting away with murder." As … Continue reading Kaepernick, Protest, and Proverbs

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Delightfully Deceived

Three times Paul exhorted the Corinthians, "Don't be deceived" (3:18; 6:9; 15:33). The Corinthian church may have been a very gifted church, full of manifestations of the Spirit and power, but they were a gullible church. They were prone to be mislead and lulled into error. They were not a shrewd church, or wise. They were petty, … Continue reading Delightfully Deceived