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Unconditional Surrender

An Unlikely Angel

“I went to the White House shortly after tea where I found ‘the original gorilla,’ about as intelligent as ever. What a specimen to be at the head of our affairs now!”
– Gen. George B. McClellan

This evening, after a glass of wine, with a miserable chest cold keeping me aware of my mortality and unable to work out, I saw (more…)

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Personally Holy & Wholly Ineffective

This November, for some Christians, personal holiness will dictate a protest vote against Donald Trump. Is this really conscience, or something darker?
Russell Moore, Super Holy Man

Russell Moore, Super Holy Man

Over my years as a believer, I’ve seen personal holiness measured in strange ways. One Sunday morning, (more…)

This Fall, Jesus is a Republican

“Hey, can I get some help with the groceries?”
“Love to, but I’m a citizen of heaven.  I’m not really even here.”

 

the_bad_shepherdLet’s just take a look, folks, at a few of our problems, here on this earthly plane — as we’re working out our Citizen of Heaven obligations.

Last night, and the night before, the (more…)

Trump Averse Syndrome

I’m pretty sure I know who you #NeverTrump people are.

You are people of some faith, most likely.  You are trying to make a living, and you are annoyed that a growing class of people don’t even care about making a living–and you make those coasting privileges possible.

You couldn’t believe the America you love actually elected Barack Obama–twice.  Some of you brought the (more…)