Presentation on theme: "“All members of society are conditioned in childhood to hold the values that the World State idealizes.” (Aldous Huxley, Brave New World, 1932) “I believe."— Presentation transcript:
“All members of society are conditioned in childhood to hold the values that the World State idealizes.” (Aldous Huxley, Brave New World, 1932) “I believe that the world’s leaders will discover that infant conditioning and naro-hypnosis are more efficient, as instruments of government than clubs or prisons…” (Aldous Huxley, 1949 essay on how “progressives” will prevail at some point in the future) Matthew 7:15; Acts 20:29
“ Taking a new step is what people fear most. Any revolutionary change must be preceded by a passive, affirmative, non- challenging attitude toward change among the mass of our people. They must feel so frustrated, so defeated, so lost, so fruitless in their prevailing system that they are willing to let go of the past and change the future. The very first radical known to man who rebelled against the establishment and did it so effectively that he got his own kingdom- Lucifer”. (Saul Alinsky) SOCIETY HAS BEEN “GROOMED” Previously Accepted Morals & Principles Have Been Co-opted Ephesians 6:12-13, 16 Jeremiah 6:16-19
“Woe to those who call evil good and good evil…” Isaiah 5:20-21 Ephesians 5:5-16 Humanism Secular Progressive Postmodernism Agenda/Ideology Policy Is there such a thing as absolute Truth? Tolerance?
“Righteousness exalts a nation, but sin is a disgrace to any people.” (Proverbs 14:34) Paul Harvey In 1967 Pointed Out That IF One Wanted To Gain The Whole World He Would Have To Start With America By: Subverting churches Teach Bible is a myth What is bad is good and what is good is bad Evict God from school and court houses Make science a “god” Destroy personal responsibility Change concept of marriage & family Take from those who have and give to those who want Remove incentive to work Tolerance of all things 2Corinthians 6:14-18; 2Timothy 4:1-4; Joshua 24:15
Tolerance? “Thought Police” George Orwell’s “1984” Secular Progressives see themselves as “enlightened”, “pragmatic” and “accepting” deny liberties censor However, IF anyone should challenge their worldview they seek to deny liberties and censor for the “sake of society” Christians become targets for intimidation and discrimination
It Takes A Village… “Village”: government/society “Nanny State” Remove Individual Responsibility (context: children taught creationism not evolution) “Chrisitans shouldn’t be allowed to raise children, because of mental abuse” (context: children taught creationism not evolution) Ephesians 6:1-3; Proverbs 22:6 2Thessalonians 3:7-12 Cradle To Grave Entitlement
“More children from the fit- less from the un-fit, that is the chief aim of birth control.” (Margaret Sanger, founder of Planned Parenthood) Abortion/Eugenics: ZPG Abortion on demand (Roe v Wade 1973) 1.6 million abortions in 2011 in the United States Psalms 139:13-14; Isaiah 44:2 Jeremiah 1:5 Exodus 21:22-25
HOMOSEXUAL AGENDA “Alternative lifestyle” Genesis 19:4-11 Lev. 20:13; Romans 1: Timothy 1:8-10; Jude 7 Same Sex Marriage Marriage Is A “Right”?? Matthew 19:4-6 Is Polygamy Next?
What Can Be Done?? “As for me and my house we will serve the Lord” Dare To Be A Daniel Dare To Be A Daniel Daniel 1:8 Daniel 6:4-13 Remain Distinctive Remain Distinctive Nehemiah 13: Timothy 6:11-12 Ephesians 6:13-17