Category: Social Commentary

Dabbling Into Politics for just a moment…

I am rarely on Facebook.  I have apps that let me post to different social media accounts without actually going to any of them.  Every now and then things are brought to my attention that I will go and look

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Is God a Good Parent?

              I was driving to work this morning after just dropping off my 11-year-old son.  The cars in front of his school form a line and one by one the children get out of

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Kaepernick, Never-Trumpers, and Grumpy Old Men

Who dares despise the day of small things… Zechariah 4:10 I have resisted for as long as I can.  I must throw in my two sense about some of the things I see happening in our nation right now.  Colin

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Samuel’s Lesson

God’s Solution to the Hatred in our Nation! Yesterday, the memorial service for the five Dallas police officers took place.  They were gunned down for no other reason except they were police officers.  For Micah Johnson, the uniforms were the

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America, the Divided

What has become of America, the Beautiful?  Has it not become America, the Divided? All we hear about is the unrest of different factions and groups that far too often lead to violence as it did this week in Sacramento. 

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MLK’s Successful Movement and Today’s Failed Attempts

I think before I go too far, it is important to note that I am not an expert on Martin Luther King.  I am speaking today simply from the knowledge I have acquired about his movement of non-violence.  Though he

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Holiness Revival – Is It Time?

I have been reading this book by JC Ryle.  As I was reading it, the author began to address some issues he felt were prevalent in the church at the time he was writing the book.  When I purchased the

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My Struggle with the Papal Visit

I have really struggled with the recent Papal visit to the United States.  Don’t get me wrong.  I have nothing against Pope Francis.  Many of the things he has said, I agree with and of course, many I have not. 

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Right, Wrong, Neither, or Both?

But Jesus bent down and started to write on the ground with his finger. When they kept on questioning him, he straightened up and said to them, …. John 8:6-7 Most of us know the rest of this passage. These

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The Unchanging Face of Evil

Evil has many faces. It is a much disputed thing in our current atmosphere of human secularism and changing morality. What was once considered sinful and evil has now become accepted in our culture today. Outside the church, much of

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