Society and Religion

Landmines Galore: Racial Divisions among American Christians

Christians Divided by Race/Politics I’ve mentioned before on this blog that Christian unity crosses my mind a lot these days. Up

Religion and Politics

Pastor Rick Warren and the ‘the poor do not pay taxes’ bit

Seems Rick, who was almost forced into saying something negative about the Ugandian ‘Kill the Gays Bill’ last year was

Religion and Politics

Eisenhower on the Opportunity Cost of Defense Spending

Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired signifies, in the final sense, a theft from those


Sirach 3.24-29 – The Heart

Continuing our commentary on Sirach, (24)  A hard heart will be afflicted at the end, and whoever loves danger will


A Question to Ask, or Maybe Not to Ask?

“Sometimes I would like to ask God why He allows poverty, suffering, and injustice when He could do something about


John 12:8 Misinterpreted?

John’s Jesus frequently makes references to Deuteronomy, and this passage is not an exception. via here.

Religion and Politics

Richard T. Hughes: Where are you at, Christian?

If you remember, a while ago I was able to review Hughes’ newest book and interview him. He has taken


A church that is home to the homeless

It’s easy to miss the Trinity Evangelical Free Church, set back as it is on a side road in this