Were there no war, you could drive from Aleppo, Syria to Stockholm, Sweden in about the time it takes to get from San Francisco, CA to Charlotte, NC…about three days of hard driving with reasonable nights’ sleeps. It really is that close. I mention Charlotte because Stockholm has a population about the size of Charlotte, … More Because we’ll be a Buddhist nation long before that happens: some alternative facts
Chesterton once said, “It is only by believing in God that we can ever criticize the Government. Once abolish the God, and the Government becomes the God.” One might be tempted to think him wrong considering the vehement criticism of our current government by relatively “godless” leftists. However, closer consideration reveals the truth that they … More Because you’re not fighting Hitler: of Faustian delusions and godless politics
Don’t get me wrong, I am all for being politically engaged. For the first time in my life I made a financial contribution to a candidate back in the Republican Primaries. I put my prayers and money behind the man I thought would do the most good in the office of president…Rand Paul. I didn’t … More Because we don’t really believe in God
Can I quote Paul? “I speak in tongue more than you all.” I believe in spiritual gifts as present in the church. Christ himself is the Word made flesh. And the Word is living and active…in God’s people by His Spirit that lives within us. We live by, in, and for communion with God. Jesus prayer … More A Prophetic Warning for Charismatics
I’m not going to tell you not to vote for Trump. I simply want to make the point clear that you don’t have to…and I won’t be. So please save your breath. It is a lie to say a vote for anyone but Trump is a vote for Hillary. I am not saying you are … More My Last Word on Trump
I keep seeing these posts along the lines of “why should we help (insert what you don’t care about here) when we need to help (insert some woefully neglected group or issue here).” Lately it has been about refugees, but that is not the first issue to get this treatment. Before it was abortion. The … More Those aren’t the only options.
There are way too many stupid things being said about the shooting at the Planned Parenthood clinic in CO. There is the criticism that we would readily label a nut shouting Alahu Akbar a Muslim terrorist but won’t label this man a Christian terrorist. That isn’t even good satire. It’s just dumb. There is certainly … More Abortion is still evil and Planned Parenthood still needs to be defunded