Monthly Archives: May 2017

What’s Worse than Manchester?

We all agree that the massacre in Manchester was horrible–killing at least 22 people.  All liberal and conservative politicians and news media agree that it was an evil, barbaric terrorist attack.  It somehow seems even worse that women and especially … Continue reading

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I Like Trump, but …

I voted for President Trump, but if he broke the law and/or is involved in a cover-up, I hope that this is surfaced (quickly), and that he faces the just consequences.  Although at this point, I see no evidence of … Continue reading

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Western Wall “Wishes”

When President Trump visited the Western Wall, the media reported on how written “wishes” are placed in the wall.  I thought that was odd terminology, so I googled it.  Indeed, I get more hits when I search for “Western Wall … Continue reading

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The Saudi Weapons Deal

I don’t understand why everyone is so happy about President Trump making a $110 billion deal to sell weapons to Saudi Arabia.  They say it should boost our economy and create new jobs, but I think there’s only one thing … Continue reading

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Screwtape Lessons

Lessons from The Screwtape Letters, by C. S. Lewis: Chapter 1:  – Demons can read humans’ minds, but not what God says to them.  A demon said, “I saw a train of thought in his mind…. One can never quite … Continue reading

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Fixing Congress

Serving in Congress was intended to be an honor–not a career.  The Founding  Fathers envisioned citizen legislators, so ours should serve their term(s), then go home and back to work.  Here are some suggestions on how to enforce this (some … Continue reading

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The Question of Islam

There is currently a debate as to how to treat and categorize Muslims.  Some argue for the rights of peace-seeking Muslims, while others tend to equate any followers of the Quran with the jihadists.  Geert Wilders is a Dutch politician … Continue reading

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What is Love?

Here’s the biblical definition of “agape” love–the kind of love that God has for us:  A mental attitude that causes us to want to pursue the welfare of others, with no bitterness or ill will for any sacrifices we might … Continue reading

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36 Blessings of Salvation

1) We are in the eternal plan of God for salvation from the lake of fire. 2) We are redeemed from the slave market of sin. 3) We are reconciled to God’s absolute righteousness.  We have been adjusted to the … Continue reading

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What I Believe on Controversial Issues

– Abortion – It’s wrong, and one of the worst things a society can do, tolerate, and encourage.  Although there’s no nice way to say it, it’s murder.  Worse yet, it’s the murder of innocent unborn children, and often for … Continue reading

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