Morning Report, September 3rd: "Trigger" to a Snowe Job, Another Palin-Bashing Party, the Best Military Reporter Ever?, Giving the Finger to Opponents, First Lady from Venus, and the Rove-Daschle Clash of '09

One Christian’s perspective on the day’s news. 1.  BIGGEST NEWS ITEM OF THE DAY: Happy Birthday to my beloved Joyce. 2.  FORECASTING SNOWE.  The health care reform saga takes another turn, or at least another trial balloon is being floated.  Talk emerges from the White House that the Obama camp and Olympia Snowe, Republican of [Read More...]

Morning Report, September 2nd: Kidnapped in Korea, Prayer (be)for(e) Sex, Class President, Droption, Fertility, and the Afghanistan Quagmire

One Christian’s perspective on the day’s news: 0.  Laura Ling and Euna Lee tell their own story.  They tell it well.  I’m reserving comment for later. 1.  The Roman Catholic Church (as explained here) has issued a Prayerbook for Couples that looks quite nice, and that features a prayer to say together before sex.  I [Read More...]

Morning Report, August 31st: Obama's Quagmire, Black Models, Picking Fights at Tea Parties, A Ridge Too Far, Stressed by 'Stress Positions,' the Deterioration of Journalism, Tutu's No-No, and King Kennedy

One Christian’s perspective on the day’s news: 1.  August was a terrible month for the Obama presidency–according to Rasmussen, his approval rating is down to 46%, another new low–and September looks no less challenging.  Along with tough situations regarding health care, Afghanistan, Iraq, Obama had set a September 15th deadline for the Iranians to respond [Read More...]

Morning Report, August 28: Family Missions, the Gospel in Space, Insurance for Aliens, Mindless Fandom, Stupid Senators, More on KennedyCare, and the Rise of the "Afterbirthers"

One Christian’s perspective on the day’s news: 1.  An excellent new website directs families to ministry opportunities locally and internationally.  Families looking to spend purposive time together will find great resources, and organizations in need of volunteers will find families eager to serve.  I am interested in creating a similar resource for individuals at Patheos, [Read More...]

Morning Report, August 26th: The Last Lion, the Christian Mafia, the Living Lockerbie Bomber, and the Lost Work Ethic

One Christian’s perspective on the day’s news. 1.  Senator Edward Kennedy passed away last night from brain cancer.  The senior Senator from Massachusetts was regarded by friends and foes alike as one of the kindest and hardest working Senators in the Senate. President Obama released a statement saying: “An important chapter in our history has [Read More...]


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