Advent: Apocalypse Now?
"There will be signs in the sun, the moon, and the stars, and on the earth distress among nations caused by the roaring of the sea and the waves," proclaims Jesus in the gospel of Luke.
Psalm 109:8 -- A Prayer to Destroy Obama?
During the last few days, Psalm 109:8, a Bible verse in the form of a "prayer for Obama," has topped the Google trends chart: "May his days be few; may another take his office." Evidently, a bump
Praise the Lord and Pass the Ammunition
This week, a friend sent me a link to a video from Southwestern Baptist Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas titled "Taking the Hill."
I thought it
Thou Shalt Not Abuse the Ten Commandments
ABC's Nightline has been running a series on the Ten Commandments in which they explore the issues and dimensions of each commandment in contemporary society.
Hope is a Verb
I was too young to remember President John F. Kennedy. My mother worked on his campaign and hauled her baby (me) along with her to pass out literature.
"Progressive" has become the adjective of choice to describe faith communities with commitments to justice, serving the poor, and environmentalism.
A Christian Argument for Progressive Taxation
Wednesday morning, at 9 a.m. sharp, I took my tax payment to the local post office. When I handed it to the clerk, she said, "I hate tax day." I replied, "Not me.
In this week's town hall meetings, President Obama demonstrated an important aspect of his office: Pastor-in-Chief.
Postpartisan, not Bipartisan
I'm surprised that the media and politicians don't understand the difference between postpartisan and bipartisan.
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