May 25, 2019 A Religious and Political Commentary

Category: Current Issues


You’re Fired!

May 8, 2019

May 8, 2019

In my 50 years, I’d never been fired. I have come awfully close, but my never-been-fired streak remained intact. Until...

Elections Matter – ALL of Them

April 11, 2019

April 11, 2019

Once upon a time, in a faraway land, there were four trees.  These trees were looking for a king.  So...

Work Brings Reward

March 29, 2019

March 29, 2019

“It will never be known what acts of cowardice have been motivated by the fear of not looking sufficiently progressive.”~...

Willing Accomplices

March 13, 2019

March 13, 2019

“No man can struggle with advantage against the spirit of his age and country, and however powerful a man may...

Here’s a handy guide to being ‘woke’ in 2019

January 3, 2019

January 3, 2019

Society is evolving and the changes seem to come at breakneck pace. If you’re anything like me, you’re probably having...

Solutions to our opioids crisis cannot neglect the spiritual aspect of humans

October 30, 2018

October 30, 2018

Easter, 2016. A sunrise service and two wonderful resurrection celebrations. Afterwards, I had Easter dinner with the family, then my...

Bible even points to idea of innocent until proven guilty

October 4, 2018

October 4, 2018

Do Americans still believe the adage that someone is innocent until proven guilty? Would you believe it was God’s idea?...

Human rights campaign nothing but a bully from D.C.

September 10, 2018

September 10, 2018

Remember when we were up in arms about deep-pocketed outside lobbyists coming into our town telling us whether or not...

Is it really newsworthy that a ‘queerlesque’ dance studio is now open?

August 27, 2018

August 27, 2018

The calendar heads to September and I begin anticipating fall. The heat hasn’t changed much, but at least we’ve had...

Individual opinions have become offensive to others

July 26, 2018

July 26, 2018

It is said, “Everyone has an opinion.”  In America, we take this one step further: “Everyone is entitled to an...