Welcome! My name is Matthew Green. I write about faith, history, politics, and many other important topics on this blog. I ultimately hope to point others to a relationship with Jesus and a Gospel centered life.
Our nation is built on a system of laws. When people break those laws they receive punishment and there is retribution or payment. Within a perfect system, guilty people serve a just sentence and repay what they’ve taken from society. Obviously, our nation is proof that sin has a huge impact on how people judgeContinue reading “The Just and the Justifier”
The black church is the greatest show of perseverance in Christ that we have seen in America. The very belief system that was twisted to prove their inferiority and command their submission to tyranny brought faith, hope, and love. The image of Christ displayed by slaveholders was cruel and unbiblical, turning black people into “beastsContinue reading “The Perseverance of the Early Black Church”
Our minds are like computers. In fact, they are even more complex. As the mathematician Ian Parker says,”If our brains were simple enough for us to understand them, we’d be so simple that we couldn’t.” We are constantly learning and attaining new information. We are deep thinking beings who are continuously seeking to understand moreContinue reading “The Mind of Christ”