Are you worth more than the birds or any other creature on the planet? Many would say no, you are not.
But God says there is a particular order to life.
God created life with an eye to his own plan and for his own glory.
If random evolutionary process is the author of life then there is no purpose except to survive.
If the ancient eastern religions are right and God is not separate from his creation, then one life form is just as significant as the next.
Eastern mysticism and evolutionary thinking have become the dominate influence in western culture. Hollywood reveres the Dalai Lama. Education is wed to evolutionary theory.
Christians on the other hand are accused of hate-speech for believing what the Bible says about sexuality. Historic Christianity rooted in biblical truth has become something to mock. Jesus Christ is offensive because culture has rejected the notion that people need to be rescued from their sin.
If there is no biblical God then there is no accountability.
If your child is no more valuable than a bird then what difference does it make how he lives?
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