Watch the evening news tonight. I guarantee you’ll see a story that exposes the work of the counterfeit god of power. You might learn about greedy investors bilking clients out of retirement funds, ambitious politicians using a tragedy for their advantage, or top executives raking in millions after laying off thousands.
Whether we are in the checkout line at the store, checking our email, or driving down the road, we are constantly faced with overt sexual images. Why is our culture so preoccupied with sex? Let’s take a look at what healthy sexuality is as God designed it, and then the unhealthy practices will become self-evident.
“In the day-to-day trenches of adult life, there is actually no such thing as atheism. There is no such thing as not worshiping. Everybody worships. The only choice we get is what to worship” (David Foster Wallace).
Whom or what do you worship? You may say you worship God but does your life—your thoughts, affections, and habits—tell a different story?