Counter-Dynamics: Apathy & Indifference

I believe one of the greatest challenges facing American society today is a growing indifference to the Christian religion. Beyond a Philosophy or Moral System Most people, including atheists, would admit that Christianity helps to define moral behavior and distinguish right from wrong. Unfortunately, many people appreciate only this quality and use it as a […]

Counter-Dynamics: Hang-Ups

We all value freedom and nothing arouses our anger and resentment faster than someone trying to take away our rights. We commonly think of freedom as the power to act without restraint, especially when limitations come in the form of imprisonment or threat. But exercising the “freedom” to act as we please, can lead to […]

Counter-Dynamics: Cultural Influences

We like to think of ourselves as independent thinkers who act freely as we see fit. But the culture we live in has a greater effect on us than we’d like to think, and in a way that can make us resist God’s work in us. Let’s take a look. Six Common Cultural Trends  Self-centrism […]

Counter-Dynamics: Natural Resistance to Change

Every human being has some natural resistance to change, and this resistance is not necessarily a bad thing. We enjoy familiar people, objects, and situations. Rather than always placing ourselves in danger or awkward situations, enjoying security and constancy can be healthy for us. Habits make our lives more efficient and preferable to having to […]