Monthly Archives: September 2011

Bev Perdue and those Pesky Voters

“It has been said that democracy is the worst form of government except all the others that have been tried” – Winston Churchill North Carolina governor Bev Perdue¬† made a stunning statement yesterday when she called for the suspension of … Continue reading

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Death and Taxes and Dirty Dishes

“Let your speech always be gracious, seasoned with salt, so that you may know how you ought to answer each person.” – Colossians 4:6 A few days ago we took up the issue of “tax fairness” in “Fair Share” is … Continue reading

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Our Father in Heaven …

I have a serious (and likely long) post coming about the Acts 4 church and its implications on tax policy. But, I’ve been swamped with work of late and haven’t had a chance to get to it (and tonight is … Continue reading

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Manifesto, by The City Harmonic

“We are free. He died and lives again” – Manifesto, The City Harmonic Rock on boys, rock on …  

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“Fair Share” is All the Rage Again

“On Monday, I’ll lay out my plan for how we’ll do that — how we’ll pay for this plan and pay down our debt by following some basic principles: making sure we live within our means and asking everyone to … Continue reading

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Palestinian Statehood

“Our policy is very simple. The Jewish state was set up to defend Jewish lives, and we always reserve the right to defend ourselves.” – Benjamin Netanyahu There’s a showdown set for the United Nations this week. Mahmoud Abbas intends … Continue reading

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Big Decisions with Big Risks Are Not Driven by Small Gains

“About the time we can make the ends meet, somebody moves the ends” – Herbert Hoover A few years back I served on our church’s pastoral search committee. Our previous pastor had moved on, so the six of us set … Continue reading

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