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In HIS Own Image

So, about two years ago I’m driving home late one night. It was a few hours prior to the Pulse Massacre in Orlando, and I’m restlessly punching in stations on my radio, and I hear some anonymous caller to some … Continue reading

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The Crazymaker

One of my guilty pleasures is observing the schadenfreude inhabiting our current political landscape — watching seemingly rational people becoming completely unstrung when faced with the cognitive dissonance the Trump presidency inspires. The most recent example of this is the … Continue reading

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Five Idols That Slow Christian Maturity

  Controlling – The essential idol of humankind is the will to control others for our own selfish, nefarious needs.  We tend to deny others the free will God gives us all, and most of the world’s misery originates in … Continue reading

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A Short List of Secular Religions

“. . . a priesthood defending its faith. . .” Tucker Carlson’s comment on the media hysteria following President Trump’s decision to pull out of the Paris Climate Accords   Climate Change, Global Warming, Environmentalism, Gaia Reproductive Rights (abortion), Women’s … Continue reading

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Old Fart

I’m not sure how the noun fart became conflated with the adjective old.  Maybe because the elderly expel a lot of gasses. Who knows? Maybe “Old School” would be a better term to describe my retrograde persona. Anyway, of late, … Continue reading

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How Tweet It Is

Or how one becomes a pariah without even trying. I do not do Twitter or any social media beyond Facebook  — and I’m becoming increasingly skeptical of my participation on Fb.  Some days I can hardly stand the rancor, the … Continue reading

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Ecclesitainment Ennui

Okay, so maybe I made up a word — a neologism. It popped into my head the other day while I was driving and thinking about what contemporary church has more and more become. However,  the term ecclesitainment may have been … Continue reading

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