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Your Government At Work

9-2-2014 · Break the law if you do, break the law if you don’t, according to the Daily Caller: A Texas catering business will pay the United States $26,400 for engaging in “citizenship-discrimination,” as…


Gulag U.

9-2-2014 · Via the Huffington Post, we have a splendid example of what’s going on in American higher education these days. It comes in the form of an email written by one Dr. Charles…


Does admiration of cool sins sabotage real repentance?

9-2-2014 · My daily prayer includes confession of sin.  Jesus says, But the hour is coming, and is now here, when the true worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and truth, for the Father is…


The Worst Kind of Willful Ignorance

8-30-2014 · The Usual Suspects* joined this week with a host of Roman Catholic pacifists to issue a fatwa calling on President Obama to stop opposing genocide, rape, slavery, and murder in Iraq: As religious…


The right kind of anxiety

8-27-2014 · An unusual week is unfolding here.  I have two requests for Reconciliation (aka Confession).  It’s not something common in this congregation. Our culture’s default position is that guilt = neurosis.  And I would consider a…


Science as Emotive Art

8-26-2014 · There are many arguments to be made on the subject of global warming. One of those that should not be made under any circumstances is the argumentum in terrorem, the argument from fear. This form…


God Saved Me

8-22-2014 · Brantly spoke of feeling ill on July 23 and of languishing in the subsequent days under the power of the painful and life-threatening illness. He became the first human to receive an experimental drug called…


Christianity in Public Debate? 2 - vox populi, vox Dei?

8-21-2014 · for part 1 (The Rejection of Democracy) see here. Our second response to the desire to silence religious voices in public and legislative debate…


The Great Pizza War of 2014

8-21-2014 · Apparently the poobahs at the Freedom from Religion Foundation (FFRF) are rolling in so much dough, and have so much free time on their hands, that they’ve decided to take…


Praying through the abominable headline news

8-21-2014 · In the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Caesar, Pontius Pilate being governor of Judea, and Herod being tetrarch of Galilee, and his brother Philip tetrarch of the region of Ituraea and Trachonitis, and…


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