There are times I wish I could keep my head buried in the sand and just not know things, things that challenge my beliefs in a just God and the alleged underlying morality of mankind. I read a piece in the New York Times yesterday by Nicholas Kristof that bothered me well past the time… Read More Can Mankind Ever Become Moral? Or, Evil. Just Because
Senator: I know how desperately President Trump wants to have a major legislative victory, but I urge you to put his need for praise aside and stop this tax reform bill sliding its way through Congress. It cravenly strips health care from 13 million people to partly cover the breaks given to businesses and… Read More Senator: vote like Scrooge after the visit of the third ghost
Forgiveness. Yes, God can forgive anything. This is an article of faith. But, forgiveness from God does not make you clean and blameless while alive. Regardless of conversion or forgiveness, you will have to live with the repercussions of your crime throughout your life.If you assault someone and they suffer severe physical consequences, they may… Read More Just a few words on forgiveness
This post is about two things: 1) the reasons Mr. Trump is not worthy to hold the office of President. ( Yawn, I know.) 2) Why a perennial candidate in Indiana must never hold office. A perennial candidate is a political figure who repeatedly runs for the same office in successive elections, and consistently fails. The term… Read More Do we get the politicians we deserve?
I agree that guns don’t kill people any more than do cars, but guns, unlike cars, are designed and are made to kill—people and animals. Yes, people target shoot, but that sport grew out of proving who was the best shot for bragging rights among hunters, just like NACSAR arose from who had the fastest… Read More The NRA says we cannot stop gun violence. Bull.