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The Meandering Political Definition of Victimhood

“Half the lies they tell about me aren’t true” – Yogi Berra I read an article a few days back by someone calling himself “The Right Reverend V. Gene Robinson” titled “Christians, You’re Not Victims.” Let me just establish at the … Continue reading

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I’ve Heard of Justifiable Homicide, but Justifiable Rape?

“I’d take pleasure in guttin’ you, boy” – Random Marine, The Rock We bounced around some when I was a child, my father was climbing the corporate ladder at IBM with impressive pace. The turnover of uprooting and moving every … Continue reading

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Good and Bad Reasons to Leave a Church

“Every man must do two things alone; he must do his own believing and his own dying” – Martin Luther (of folks who left a church but not the faith, it is possible that Martin Luther went bigger than anyone … Continue reading

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The Will of God and Clobber Verses

And when you pray, do not heap up empty phrases as the Gentiles do, for they think that they will be heard for their many words. Do not be like them, for your Father knows what you need before you … Continue reading

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Crimea Votes for “Independence” – What’s Next?

“It is enough that the people know there was an election. The people who cast the votes decide nothing. The people who count the votes decide everything” – Joseph Stalin As expected, Crimea voted overwhelmingly to declare independence from Ukraine … Continue reading

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Russians in the Crimea, Ukraine on the Brink

“Birth control, Ho Chi Minh, Richard Nixon back again Moonshot, Woodstock, Watergate, punk rock Begin, Reagan, Palestine, Terror on the airline Ayatollah’s in Iran, Russians in Afghanistan Wheel of Fortune, Sally Ride, heavy metal suicide Foreign debts, homeless Vets, AIDS, … Continue reading

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Obama Stumps against Unions and the Minimum Wage … OK, Not Really

“for by your words you will be justified, and by your words you will be condemned” – Matt 12:37 President Obama has been out and about pressing the common liberal message of “equal work means equal pay.” (Most  notably in … Continue reading

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Golden Rule Democracy

“So whatever you wish that others would do to you, do also to them, for this is the Law and the Prophets” – Matt 7:12 As I noted a few days ago, the blog went quiet for a few weeks as I … Continue reading

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As a Woman Thought in Her Heart

“The brothers immediately sent Paul and Silas away by night to Berea, and when they arrived they went into the Jewish synagogue.Now these Jews were more noble than those in Thessalonica; they received the word with all eagerness, examining the … Continue reading

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On Leaving the Cause [Church]

“Walk as children of light (for the fruit of light is found in all that is good and right and true), and try to discern what is pleasing to the Lord.” – Eph 5:8(b)-10 A few weeks ago a friend passed … Continue reading

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