Day: September 2, 2008

Palin's Daughter: The Christian Response

The big news yesterday, of course, was that the Palins’ eldest daughter Bristol, seventeen years old, is pregnant and unmarried. What should the Christian’s response be to this? First, sin is sin and should be acknowledged as such. What she did was a step into unrighteousness. It requires repentance and a renewal of obedience to God. Second, forgiveness is available to all. A sincere repentance brings God’s mercy, although consequences remain. While I don’t know the heart of this young… Read more »