The Destination of Tension. (A post on #churchtoo)

“Churches should be the most honest place in town, not the happiest place in town.”-Walter Bruggemann   Over the years I've had many people, come to me and confide in me things they did not feel comfortable confiding in their spiritual communities. They would share the honesty of their doubts or spiritual disagreements that would … Continue reading The Destination of Tension. (A post on #churchtoo)

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The Night Before Christmas (Revised & Updated for 2017)

https://youtu.be/4Z8e-Rhv1XE 'Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the White House, Not a creature was stirring, they deported each mouse; The War on Christmas was won with no rocket's red glare, So a haunted hallway was crafted, with Melania's care. Yes, nuclear winter was coming, soon all would be dead, For the President's twitter, … Continue reading The Night Before Christmas (Revised & Updated for 2017)

The Spiritual Awakening of The Last Jedi (Or “I’m one with the force. The force is with me.”) *And oh yeah Baby, there’s Spoilers.

*****There will be many SPOILERS about the film The Last Jedi. You have been warned.*** John Lennon once invited the world to imagine no religion. Inferring that behind all of the walls of religion we'd be living our lives in peace. It's an idea my mind often entertains. Only in my mid-twenties, I've spent nearly … Continue reading The Spiritual Awakening of The Last Jedi (Or “I’m one with the force. The force is with me.”) *And oh yeah Baby, there’s Spoilers.

Jesus, Weapons, & Oppressive Government. (One Christian view on Gun Control)

**This is an updated article I originally wrote after the Pulse Nightclub shootings. I've adjusted some of the language to more appropriately represent where I stand now. Citizens arm themselves not just to protect themselves, but because a day may come when their government may betray them. Political groups rally to let the government know … Continue reading Jesus, Weapons, & Oppressive Government. (One Christian view on Gun Control)