Category: ethics and morals

Writing Love on Their Arms

Writing Love on Their Arms is a somewhat disturbing read. Yet, at the same, one of great hope and joy….

Dry Facts Do Not Explain Everything

In ‘Living Together’ Before Marriage a Statistical Risk, it is rightfully argued that doing so is significantly more likely to…

What About Pain?

In Calling on the Saints, Heather Gemmen Wilson talks about faith, family (both personal and church), love and forgiveness, and…

Selfishness and Going It Alone

And Pharisees came up and in order to test him asked, “Is it lawful for a man to divorce his…

A Take on Generosity

A politician, like you and me, can be generous only with his own money. A politician spending other people’s money…

Atheism and Violence

Father Edward T. Oakes has written an awesome piece on the First Things blog, Atheism and Violence. It is a…

The Divide Between “Mainline” and “Evangelical” Needs to be Bridged

Rick Warren often strikes me as a tad shallow. However, I am beginning to understand his point of view, somewhat….

Joel Osteen And Politics

Okay, I have to admit that Joel Osteen kind of gives me the creeps. However, I also have to admit…

The Chickens Are Coming Home to Roost

A bunch of drunk teenagers vandalized a site once inhabited by the American poet Robert Frost. In A Violation of…

Shame Should Have Been Outweighed By Love

I may be a right-wing fanatic Christian to some. I may be a clueless emotional liberal Christian to others. The…