You can’t separate desperate politicians from violence and trouble.
Selling eternal life is an unbeatable business, with no customers ever asking for their money back after the goods are not delivered.
As for the majority, it is not so much race as it is political affiliation that really divides it today. What was once an issue of physical difference is now one of intellectual difference. Men have yet to master disagreeing without flashing all their frustrations that come with it; the conservative will throw half-truths while the liberal will throw insults. Combine these and what do you get? A dishonest mockery of a country.
Christians are called to set people free from the delusion of the world and from the devil’s deceit
Never follow anybody who hasn’t asked “why”.
I understand it was Derian who spoiled everything. He purposefully tainted your view of me and forced you to go along with him. I know none of what happened was your idea or your desire, Eena.
Possibly the most debilitating deception of all is to create a god of my own making, fool myself into believing that this limp god of mine is the true God, and then construct the entirety of my life on this flamboyantly fictional character. Possibly the most devastating realization of all is when the real God shows up, and in the showing up all of this come crashing down.
Dream It, Believe In It, And Achieve It.
We are oft to blame in this, –
’tis too much proved, – that with devotion’s visage,
and pios action we do sugar o’er
the devil himself.
It is the dirt within men’s hearts that is most offensive; the filth you cannot see.