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Defying Almighty God

Judges are forcing their will upon the people of the United States. Numerous states have passed laws that make marriage to be exclusively between one man and one woman. 438 more words

Rebellion/Lawlessness

Taking Control of Our Lives - Part 2

So, we have been lied to and manipulated by the media, corporations, and politicians. So what? What can we do about it?

It’s hard to know what, short of insurrection, can make a difference. 363 more words

Politics

Snarky Faith 9/16/14: Pete Rollins 101


Snarky Faith 9/16/14

http://carrboropub.files.wordpress.com/2014/09/intervewp_1-2.mp3

Rundown of Peter Rollins 101 with best qualified persons on the topic – Pete Rollins.

Co-hosted with Ben Triplett.

Podcast

Witnessing the Creation of a State

Sheldon Richman has it right. Today’s pols are so addicted to the word “terrorist” that they have forgotten words like “insurrection.”

What we are witnessing is state creation the old-fashioned way, by conquest. 34 more words

Political Theory

Closet Cleaning Part 1: The Lucky Ticket

Silvia Plath once noted, “[n]othing stinks like a pile of unpublished writing.” If this is the case, I have amassed quite the stinky pile. For a little end-of-summer cleaning, I’m freshening up my closet (aka hard drive), mixing metaphors and  posting a few stories I like but for which I have yet to find suitable homes. 4,464 more words

Fiction

Jesus, the Insurrectionist?

There are three elements within Luke 23 that I have always understood independently, but never put together as a coherent whole until today.

In 23:2, Luke narrates Jesus’ appearance before Pilate wherein the Jewish leaders claim, “We found this one misleading our nation and forbidding us to pay our taxes to Caesar and saying that he is Christ, a king.” 470 more words

Biblical Studies