Drift

If you want to know how far our culture has drifted from its Christian moorings, take a look at the three healthcare professionals who have lied or acted selfishly since contracting Ebola: The nurse in Maine (who is defying a quarantine order and threatening to sue), the doctor in New York (who lied about his whereabouts), and Nancy Snyderman of NBC, who went out for soup in Liberia when she was told to stay indoors. We expect medical pros to act like Christians, that is, by putting the interests of others first. Should we surprised when a secular culture produces secular people?

About Stan Guthrie

Stan Guthrie is an editor at large for Christianity Today magazine and for the Chuck Colson Center for Christian Worldview. His latest book is God's Story in 66 Verses. He also is author of All that Jesus Asks: How His Questions Can Teach and Transform Us, Missions in the Third Millennium: 21 Key Trends for the 21st Century, and A Concise Guide to Bible Prophecy. He is co-author of The Sacrament of Evangelism. Besides authoring, writing, and editing books, Stan is a literary agent, bringing together good authors, good books, and good publishers. Stan writes the monthly Priorities colum for BreakPoint.org. He has appeared on National Public Radio's €œTell Me More,€ WGN's Milt Rosenberg program, and many Christian shows, including The Eric Metaxas Show and Moody Radio'€™s €œNew Day Florida.€ A licensed minister and an inspirational speaker, he served as moderator for the Christian Book Expo panel discussion, Does the God of Christianity Exist, and What Difference Does It Make?
This entry was posted in Thought of the Day. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.