Is Beauty Truly in the Eye of the Beholder?

by Lisa Quintana
“Beauty is in the eye of the beholder”… this saying is a rather modern concept. In ancient education, beauty was taught. Teachers told students to be aware of what they’re drawn to, and then encouraged to ask: to what are you being drawn? Is it something true and good, or not? Could it […]

By |October 31st, 2016|blog|5 Comments

Where Has the Wonder Gone?

Believing in God gives me a great sense of wonder. I see the world through supernatural eyes (symbolically speaking), recognizing there are things beyond the mere material. I know angels exist and assist people unseen. I know Jesus walked this earth with miracles flowing from Him like a river of love for those He […]

By |September 6th, 2016|blog|5 Comments

What Classical Thought We Forgot

In Westernized culture today, it’s clear there is no longer a shared value existing that teaches people how to live or to know the nature of virtue. (Heck, some don’t even know what the word virtue means!) In the time before Christ, philosophical ideas from Plato to Aristotle infiltrated all of ancient Greece, and […]

By |April 7th, 2016|blog|0 Comments

Killing “Simply for the Novelty of It…”

Details of the horrific murder of Nicole, a 13-year old Virginia girl, are being revealed to the public in the slaying of this innocent child. Two college-aged teens are responsible. The 18-year-old boy probably enticed this gullible girl into an inappropriate relationship with him, and she was going to expose it. Reports say that the […]

By |February 8th, 2016|blog|0 Comments

Mass Shootings – the demons we don’t address

In Jesus’ ministry, He regularly cast out demons. It wasn’t considered “superstitious” – it was a reality. Today, many Christians regularly dismiss demons as something archaic, or only occurring in Jesus’ day. We’ve bought into naturalistic thinking that there must be some “biological disorder” in a person who does evil or crazy things.  The label most […]

By |November 4th, 2015|blog|0 Comments