Uncovering Christianity: Exploring The Roots Of The West #9 – Kindness and Charity, Freely Given

One of the great notions of Western Civilization and Christianity is our penchant for kindness and charity. Often, we give up our own time, of our own accord, to help others in whatever way we can. It might be cooking a meal for a friend or family member who is going through a tough time, helping the elderly with regular tasks, volunteering to help those … Continue reading Uncovering Christianity: Exploring The Roots Of The West #9 – Kindness and Charity, Freely Given

Uncovering Christianity: Exploring The Roots Of The West #8 – Leaders And Followers; Shepherds And Sheep

In many instances in this world, we are either one of two things: a leader, or a follower. There are those of us who take the reins, who shoulder the great responsibility of leadership, and there are those who would rather defer judgement on a wide range of matters to others, typically those who they believe can make the most informed decisions and guide them … Continue reading Uncovering Christianity: Exploring The Roots Of The West #8 – Leaders And Followers; Shepherds And Sheep

Uncovering Christianity: Exploring The Roots Of The West #7 – Family Values

Since the dawn of Western Civilization, there have been key pillars upon which society has been built. One of the most valuable of those is the family. The family represents unity, love, strength, and courage all in one. It is where we begin our journey as human beings in this life, where we are nurtured and raised. It is where we are conditioned to the … Continue reading Uncovering Christianity: Exploring The Roots Of The West #7 – Family Values

Uncovering Christianity: Exploring The Roots Of The West #6 – The Sanctity Of Life

Human life is precious. That should go without saying. However, in this day and age, it seems this basic tenet of society has been forgotten, or more maliciously, deliberately tossed aside. The problem that arises is that when we cast aside human life as if it does not intrinsically matter to building and maintaining a decent, thriving society, we also discard the very soul of … Continue reading Uncovering Christianity: Exploring The Roots Of The West #6 – The Sanctity Of Life

Uncovering Christianity: Exploring The Roots Of The West #5 – The Anonymous Christian

Christianity is often viewed as solely religious doctrine. But it is more than just a religion. It is a faith. It is a set of moral principles that human beings abide by in order to live a good and decent life. But you do not have to be Christian to live by these principles. There are many individuals out there in the world who do … Continue reading Uncovering Christianity: Exploring The Roots Of The West #5 – The Anonymous Christian