Legislation Dealing with Immorality February 15, 2018 by Staff

Over 400 bills have been proposed in the Kentucky General Assembly this year and there's an interesting thread that runs through many of the high-profile bills. Here are a few issues they address: the opioid crisis, human trafficking, child abuse, revenge porn, sexual harassment, sexually transmitted disease education and and suicide prevention. You may notice a trend. The laws point to the brokenness in our world and the need for moral boundaries. King Solomon once said "When a land transgresses, it has many rulers, but with a man of understanding and knowledge, its stability will long continue." (Prov. 28:2) In other words, when people lose their moral compass and overstep boundaries, there is a need for more laws, more bureaucracy, more government. But this can be avoided, if personal responsibility and self-government is embraced.

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