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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 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...
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....
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 10, 2018
Love Will Come Riding a Blue Wave
Just look at what we have become. Every day, there is a new batch of...
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 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 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...
June 02, 2018
Here Lies a Broken Christian
Ignorance, they say, is bliss. I never really bought into that old saying, but now...
May 22, 2018
Right (or Wrong) on Time
It seems every year or two, somebody claims to have figured out when the world...
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 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 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...
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...
March 30, 2018
In Name Only
Some of the things I write get quite a few comments. Most of the time,...
March 13, 2018
A Meme is Worth a Thousand Words–How Nationalism Blinds Conservative Christians
This week, I have had two different conservative Christian social media friends share memes that...
March 10, 2018
We Need Mister Rogers
Like most people my age, I grew up with Mister Rogers. His show began right...
March 04, 2018
Christian Trump Supporter, Where Have You Placed Your Faith?
I'm going to try to put into words what's been on my heart for a...
February 27, 2018
The Evolution of Propaganda in America
Propaganda is everywhere. Whenever we turn on our televisions we are confronted with propaganda in...
February 26, 2018
The Video that Should Have Cost Donald Trump the Conservative Christian Vote
It's no secret to anyone who's read my writing in the past that I am...
February 20, 2018
Faith is a Shield, Not a Weapon
Faith is a mysterious and fickle thing. Everyone on earth puts their faith in something....
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