Colson and Pearcey seemed to be looking through a crystal ball back in the late 1990s when this piece appears to have been written. They spelled out all the worldviews vying for power in our world in great detail and what the future held for Christians in the postmodern world we live in today. Their premise that the Western world’s biggest battle would be within itself seems to have been dead on as we see this unfolding today in the United States as described in great detail in this literary piece.
Christians are fighting the battles described in today’s world and on today’s campuses in America. The “silent majority” or “moral majority” is slowly being overran by the multiculturalism wave sweeping our country. Speaking God’s word is now hate speech. Preaching that abortions are morally wrong is hate speech. Preaching…show more content… Today, the Islamic worldview versus the Christian worldview is being played out in Europe. Waves of “refugees” have fled into most European countries and are imposing their worldview on the Europeans. This is causing great stress and issues in those countries. Islam will be in control of Europe in 50 years or so without lifting a finger. The Islamic families are having many more children than the natural citizens of the European countries.This will allow Islamic leaders to be in control of some of the greatest armies and nuclear weapons in the world, which is a very scary thought. The conflicts mentioned are playing out today, barely 20 years after the piece was written. We as Christians have to stand together, be strong, and not allow our word to be silenced. Our efforts must continue to spread God’s word even if met with hostility and anger. The “moral majority” spoke last November electing a republican president. The republican party is against abortion, gay marriage, and for freedom and protection of religious expression. I hope it is not the last gasp for salvation of a dying