Fighting Cynicism (Keyes)

 I have to admit that sometimes my cynicism level gets too high. And it brings with it a nasty form of apathy. I'm not cynical about the truths of the Christian faith, the reality of God's existence, or the historic Christian church, but I am sometimes cynical about many other things. To combat this unhealthy… Continue reading Fighting Cynicism (Keyes)

Cynical About the Church? (Or: The Dog Always Died)

I’m sure many of our readers have heard much cynicism directed at the Christian church.  To be sure, the church is not perfect; God is perfect and his word is perfect, but the church is not (yet!).  So we have to deal with cynicism until Jesus comes again.  Dick Keyes talks about this well in… Continue reading Cynical About the Church? (Or: The Dog Always Died)

Fighting Cynicism

 Cynicism is one of those sinister attitudes that is prevalent in American culture and life.  Popular songs talk about being jaded, a cynical slant drives some sitcoms and comedy routines, and political talk shows take on the tenor of pessimism, negativity, and sarcasm - which draw millions of listeners who in turn learn cynicism from the… Continue reading Fighting Cynicism