Identity – a word that has not only become vastly popular, but has even taken on a new shade of meaning in recent times. Instead of being used in contexts such as crime or botany, nowadays we generally hear the word used with prefixes like ‘social’, ‘self’, or ‘gender’. Never before have people been so concerned with ‘Who am I?’… nor have they been so confused as to the answer to that very question.
What has happened? You don’t have to have lived too many decades to notice that culture and worldview have changed rapidly over the past number of years. By far the biggest shift that I’ve observed is that Christianity has become exceedingly unpopular. The Bible, the Word of God, like the sole precious life raft on a sinking ship, has been cast overboard, and humanity is vainly attempting to keep the leaky vessel afloat by sheer human effort.READ MORE