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Compassion in such Short Supply

I started writing this post more than a week before Pope Francis visited the United States.  I did not have the Pope in mind at the time.  926 more words

Social Issues

Christians, does this woman embarrass you?

I would like to ask you to take a close look at this meme, but don’t focus on the words. Focus on the face of Kim Davis. 831 more words


Marriage licenses are a heaven and hell decision, but the root of all evil is not.

Like many, I ‘ve been following the saga of Kentucky deputy clerk Kim Davis as she battles into martyrdom for her stand against gay marriage. Today after appearing before a US District judge, Davis was in court and reprimanded to jail until such time as she agreed to perform her appointed duties. 610 more words


Commentary on the Christian Hypocrisy of Josh Duggar

I despise a hypocrite. Of all the alleged sins, I would rank hypocrisy at the top of my list. If you have followed my blog then you are probably aware that I hold a particular disdain for televangelists. 773 more words


Just Thinking About...God’s Will

I was having lunch with a friend. During the time that she had excused herself from the table I watched a commercial from UNICEF playing on the television. 279 more words


Mind Your Own Business

There’s a great level of peace that comes with minding your own business. This is because folks who go within, and do not seek to meddle in the affairs of others, nor seek control over others, have minds wholly undisturbed by the turbulent ripples that are an invariable result of the strenuous mental effort that it takes to make sure that everyone walks the same self-righteous path as yourself. 1,137 more words


Consider my stone on the ground

My nephew is gay. In response to many of the hateful remarks made against the LGBT community he crafted a most elegant response.  It contained many of the common statements such as marriage equality does not harm Christians. 460 more words