Where Have All Our Heroes Gone?
We all have a need for heroes. But where do we find them in
the world today? First of all, we must determine what key element
determines heroism. The author chooses personal character, rather
than superior performance, as the main ingredient.
The Wide World of Sports
During the sixties, sportswriters became social critics. The
trend continues to this day. It is not unusual, for instance, to
have issues such as racism and sexism regularly dominating articles
about the arena.
Character Deficiency Syndrome
Garry D. Nation
What causes character defects? Contemporary answers to this
query usually suggest "disease" or "dysfunction" as the root cause
for violence and other problems. The Bible offers a different
answer. In particular, the Old Testament differentiates four stages
of moral depravity.
Integrity: What's the Price?
True moral character is revealed when one is alone. Integrity,
which manifests itself through honesty, is the key to good character.