Comical Chaos and the Tale of Two Conventions

The news feed on my phone keeps sending me updates on both the Republican National Convention and Comic-Con, the largest comic book convention happening at the same time in San Diego. It’s just as well, I guess. There are quite a few similarities. Both conventions have there fair share of characters. Whether its men in … More Comical Chaos and the Tale of Two Conventions

Anything but Jesus

What does gay rights, confederate flags, ISIS, and Bruce “Caitlyn” Jenner have in common? Taken at face value, you might be tempted to answer “Nothing.”  It seems like we live in a crazy, schizophrenic culture. But there is an amazing commonality to all the social pressures and unrest. The Psalmist asks and answers the question … More Anything but Jesus

Immature Leadership, Foolish Counselors, Class Envy, and Superficial Beauty

What does it look like when God judges a nation? I know, I know…we don’t like to think about such things. The LORD coming in the clouds to bring judgment upon a people- that tends to produce a real clarity to the lines we have been working hard with our tolerance erasers to smudge. We don’t like … More Immature Leadership, Foolish Counselors, Class Envy, and Superficial Beauty