Social Issues

What Are Some of the Examples of the Literal and Figurative Interpretations of Scripture?
By James Rondinone · 3 months ago
2 Examples of the Literal and Figurative Interpretations of Scripture How can we determine whether Scripture is to be interpreted literally or figuratively? In most cases, this can be decided by analyzing certain words in ...
Sustainable World
By Aydasara Ortega Torres · 3 months ago
Beyond its aesthetic appeal, hand paper making has found a niche in the realm of activism, serving as a powerful tool for environmental sustainability and social change. The Craftsmanship Hand paper making is an ancient ...
What Are the Two Views Concerning the Eating of Christ’s Flesh and the Drinking of His Blood?
By James Rondinone · 3 months ago
1 There Are Two Views Concerning the Eating of Christ’s Flesh and the Drinking of His Blood We’re going to take a look at each of these views and find out what verses are used ...
What is the Problem with Ableism?
By Robin Akins · 4 months ago
Have you ever heard of ableism? It's a word denoting a behavior that many don't know, but it's everywhere in our society. Ableism is when people are judged or limited by their disabilities. It's not ...
What is domestic violence?
By Chaplain Bre · 4 months ago
Domestic abuse advocates define domestic violence (a.k.a., domestic violence, intimate partner violence) as a behavioral pattern that occurs in an intimate relationship (e.g., cohabitation, dating, marriage). It’s used to gain and maintain power and control ...
What does it mean when God says you are rich in Christ?
By James Rondinone · 4 months ago
Rich in Christ I never knew how rich I am in Christ until now. For years, I always tried to perform religiously to be righteous, be approved, be sanctified, etc., in the eyes of church ...
Understanding the Impact: How the Justin Beaton Case Highlights the Need for Media Responsibility and Justice Reform
By Jbchp© Contributor · 4 months ago
“I think what you went through was unfortunate…Glad that you got vindicated.” -Editor, Shepherd Express —Introduction to the Justin Beaton Case The Justin Beaton case is one that gripped the community in Racine, WI, becoming ...
Surah Jin: The Mysterious Chapter Of The Quran
By Shilpi Akter · 4 months ago
The Quran's 72nd chapter is Surah Al-Jinn, sometimes referred to as the Chapter of the Jinn It is a relatively short chapter, consisting of 28 verses, and is classified as a Meccan surah, revealed during ...
Exploitation of Blue Collar Workers: A Deep Dive into the Silent Epidemic
By Fonge Charles Ngeh · 4 months ago
Introduction The backbone of many sectors, blue collar workers do physically taxing and frequently vital tasks that keep our society functioning. These people make major contributions to the economy as truck drivers, maintenance staff, factory ...
The Theosophy of Jesus Christ: A View of Historical Influence
By Robert Depaolo · 4 months ago
by Robert DePaolo Abstract This article discusses possible origins of the new-Judaic religious system espoused by Jesus of Nazareth in terms of prevailing trends during and prior to his ministry. The idea is put forth ...
Curious Creatures: When People Want to Know Everything About You but Don't Wanna Get Close!
By Karl Jackson · 4 months ago
Introduction: We all have come across those peculiar characters in our lives, people who seem to be genuinely disinterested in getting to know us but show an uncanny obsession with prying into our personal affairs. ...
World War III is Coming
By Garfield Gregoire · 4 months ago
The people of this generation are living in the time when it seems that the whole world is in a state of agitation and unrest. The attack upon Israel by Hamas and Israel’s response to ...
What does it mean when God says you are His Inheritance?
By James Rondinone · 4 months ago
28 You Are God’s Inheritance Have you ever wished that you were born into a different family? I did. As the only child, I witnessed my father verbally and physically abuse my mother on infrequent ...
The Enchantment of Manga
By Kyokou Tyu · 4 months ago
Manga, the Japanese art form of graphic novels or comics, holds a captivating charm that transcends cultures and age groups. Its appeal stems from various facets: 1. Diverse Genres and Stories: Manga offers an incredibly ...
Dear God, Have We Finally Hit Peak 'Woke'?
By Nicole Chardenet · 4 months ago
I can’t say there’s any good that can have come out of Hamas’s indefensible intentional slaughter of Israeli civilians on October 7th, but a by-product may be the beginning of the end for wokeness. The ...
Social Isolation in Disabled People
By Robin Akins · 5 months ago
What does social isolation mean? Many of us have felt lonely before. Most of us get through it. We find our way back to other people, and then the "dark time" becomes a foggy, faraway ...
Ableism in the USA
By Robin Akins · 5 months ago
Estimates published by the world bank report that approximately one billion people experience some form of disability worldwide. This number amounts to 15% of the global population. In the USA, 61 million people - or ...
An Overview of the Americans with Disabilities Act
By Robin Akins · 5 months ago
The ADA, also known as the Americans with Disabilities Act, became law over three decades ago; in 1990. It is a civil rights law that prohibits discrimination against anyone with a disability in any area ...
The Gospel of Jesus Christ
By Bill Naugle · 5 months ago
Bible truth is the Gospel of Jesus Christ according to the scriptures. He died on the Cross to forgive us of our sins, was buried and then resurrected to life. This Bible Truth of the ...
How Disability Stereotypes Are Harmful
By Robin Akins · 6 months ago
Members of minority groups are often all too well aware of stereotypes. Other people stereotype them and end up discriminating against them. Eventually, fear of stereotypes may make them avoid certain activities. Stereotypes hurt both ...