In the economy of civics, “trust” is the only currency that counts. We all know that a flat-out lie is wrong, yet we tolerate “shading” of the truth if it serves our political purposes. It is so easy to pull honest-to-goodness facts out of their context to further our own ends.
Modern education is designed to produce serfs, not champions of liberty.
Move from passive recipient to active participant.
The measure of our joy is found where we direct the vision of our hearts and minds.
Sin blinds us to many things, but perhaps most especially the truth of who we are.