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November 13, 2018
Sometimes I Wish I Were a Conservative Christian
My life could so much simpler--so much less stressful--so much more carefree. I live in...
November 01, 2018
God, Let the Religious See How They are Being Manipulated for Political Gain
This week, Kanye West took another turn on his recent bizarre path into politics. Perhaps...
October 23, 2018
Who We Believe Doesn’t Matter, As Long As We Win
As I watch with numbed disbelief the ongoing bizarre events revolving around the Trump administration,...
October 10, 2018
Conservative Christian, the Voting Booth Can Be Your Confessional and Nobody Needs to Know
Forgive me America, for I have sinned. Like Adam and Eve in the Garden, I...
October 03, 2018
Someone is Lying
I wasn't planning to write on the Kavanaugh hearings, but then two things happened. First,...
September 26, 2018
What if Donald Trump were _______________?
Let's face it, we have a president that might not be qualified to do most...
September 20, 2018
When This is Over…
At some point, this is all going to be over. Eventually, this has to end....
September 11, 2018
Make Room for Doubt, It’s Not a Weakness
We live in an age where it increasingly feels like everyone has to be right....
September 06, 2018
Dear Donald, I Don’t Hate You
Dear Donald, You, sir, are in my head. I think about you an awful lot--probably...
September 05, 2018
These Nikes on My Feet
I never gave them a second thought when I bought these shoes. It didn't really...
August 27, 2018
A Handy Voting Guide for Compassionate Christians
We are quickly approaching that season where churches across the nation will begin handing out...
August 23, 2018
One Nation, In Distress
Displaying an American Flag upside down is a recognized symbol of distress. The U.S. flag...
August 16, 2018
School Choice Vouchers, Private Religious Schools, and the Constitution
The Hoosier State has been at the forefront of the controversial school voucher program. Few...
August 10, 2018
Love Will Come Riding a Blue Wave
Just look at what we have become. Every day, there is a new batch of...
August 01, 2018
Walking Gingerly Along the Front Lines of the Coming Civil War
At some level, I think everyone can feel it. Likely, many are too afraid to...
July 22, 2018
We Need More Mr. Rogers Christians
He was a man of deep Christian faith, an ordained Presbyterian minister, and a Republican....
July 16, 2018
Crisis Unites Us–It’s Time to Unite
Yes, America is politically divided--badly so. But this is nothing new. The truth is, this...
July 10, 2018
Stop Saying We Are a Christian Nation and Act Like One
I hear it all the time and it never fails to make me cringe--this is...
June 24, 2018
How Should Progressive Christians Feel about Sarah Sanders and the Red Hen?
Before I begin, I should come right out and admit that I don't know exactly...
June 22, 2018
The Coming Civil War
I write this from the cradle of the American Civil War. Just down the road...
June 14, 2018
Christian, If You Want to Make America Great, Take a Stand Against the Hate
The imagery washed over me in waves of disgust, awakening me in the wee small...
June 06, 2018
Christian, Are You Pro-Life or Pro-Real Life?
It is among the most frustrating things in the always frustrating amalgamation of Christianity and...
June 02, 2018
Here Lies a Broken Christian
Ignorance, they say, is bliss. I never really bought into that old saying, but now...
May 27, 2018
It’s Time for a New National Holiday and Memorial
There was a surreal, almost creepy vibe in the air on the last day of...
May 22, 2018
Right (or Wrong) on Time
It seems every year or two, somebody claims to have figured out when the world...
May 10, 2018
This is America–We Watch the Dancers
I was unfamiliar with the song and the artist before a friend posted it on...
May 04, 2018
Dear Franklin Graham, Do You Think I’ll Burn in Hell?
Dear Franklin Graham, Do you think I am a Godless heathen? Do you believe I...
May 02, 2018
Progressives, our point has been made, time to change directions
I haven't been writing about politics as much lately. I've still be watching and reflecting,...
April 23, 2018
Lean Not: The Battle for Control of the Christian Narrative
Trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding....
April 15, 2018
A Quiet Place
Not being much of a fan of the horror movie genre, it was a...
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