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January 07, 2019
It’s Time for Elected Officials to Stop Using the Bible to Be Sworn In
It was a big week of change in Washington D.C. The newly elected members of...
December 03, 2018
The Last Days of Trump
I'm Indiana born and bred, a Hoosier, through and through. I grew up in the...
November 28, 2018
Would Jesus Need a Gas Mask?
"Send us your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free" Those words...
November 26, 2018
Is It Time for America to Move to Compulsory Voting?
I was sort of excited at the reports of larger than normal turnouts at the...
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 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....
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 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...
June 29, 2018
Christian Trump Supporters, You’re Entitled to Your Convictions, But Please Admit Who Your Teammates Are
Someone has said that not all Trump supporters are racists, but all racists are Trump...
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...
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 10, 2018
This is America–We Watch the Dancers
I was unfamiliar with the song and the artist before a friend posted it on...
April 25, 2018
Is a Modern Day Forbidden Fruit Destroying Society?
There may be a deadly monster lurking among us — a wolf in sheep’s clothing....
April 10, 2018
When the need to be better than someone is stronger than the call to love them
America is always in a constant state of tension between our lofty ideals about equality...
April 05, 2018
Of Teacher Strikes, Income Inequality, and Mother Jones
As teachers in several states have been striking for better compensation and working conditions, I...
February 09, 2018
The One that Got Away–The Unlikely Tale of James Cameron
James Cameron lived a long and distinguished life. That was very nearly not the case....
January 17, 2018
History is Watching Us and Taking Notes
About 18 months ago, after some soul searching, I made a big change in my life....
January 15, 2018
Trump supporter, when it comes to “sh*thole countries”, you can’t have it both ways
The nation and world are still reeling from President Trump's comments about immigration when he...
January 12, 2018
A Letter to Martin Luther King, from Trump’s America
Dear Martin, You don't know me. Our paths never crossed. I was a just a...
January 10, 2018
Thomas Jefferson, Perplexing Paradoxical Patriarch (or, Ain’t That America)
The Martin Luther King Jr. holiday is upon us and Black History Month is right...
January 10, 2018
Let Us Turn Our Thoughts Today to Martin Luther King
Last year at work, we took a survey to find out whether we had ingrained racial...
January 05, 2018
A Dog Caught a Car and Became President
Dogs chase cars all the time. I suspect it makes them feel tough and important--look...
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