You won’t vote for him just because he is racist?

Race is only¬† one issue. You one-issue voters are so short-sighted.   Sounds stupid, doesn’t it? Or evil? It is socially expected that you will hate racism…and racists. And we absolutely ought to refuse to support anyone for political office who is a proven and unrepentant racist. Racism (or we could substitute misogyny) is a … More You won’t vote for him just because he is racist?

Senator Feinstein’s War on Women

The Democrats don’t get a pass on this one. Their constant droning about “the war on women” supposedly waged by every person who doesn’t embrace their radical pro-abortion “feminism” has been revealed for the gross hypocrisy it is. Senator Feinstein’s tactics may well have dealt a deadly blow to the incredibly important #metoo movement. By … More Senator Feinstein’s War on Women

A Wedding Sermon

Earlier today the ladies of our house went to the baby shower for the second baby of some dear friends whose wedding I was honored to officiate several years back. Then tonight I attended a retirement party for my graduate mentor in religious studies, Dr. James Cutsinger. Those two events are worthy of reflection, but … More A Wedding Sermon

The Most Embarrassing Verse in the Bible

C. S. Lewis remains near the top of my list of favorite thinkers and writers. However, while reading through chapter 16 of Matthew’s Gospel, I remembered something Lewis said in his essay, “The World’s Last Night,” with which I am in stark disagreement. While discussing the return of Christ, Lewis concedes to the skeptics among … More The Most Embarrassing Verse in the Bible

God does not fit in the box of your five-point tradition.

A brief exchange with a friend about five-point Calvinism ended with them stating: I wouldn’t think of calvinism as putting God in a box. Quite the contrary, actually. I think it magnifies the supremacy and sovereignty of God. I am not a huge fan of the Calvinist title. Calvin didn’t like it from what I … More God does not fit in the box of your five-point tradition.