Monthly Archives: December 2010

Is Jesus a democrat or republican?

I recently viewed a Stephen Colbert bit suggesting that Jesus would likely be a liberal democrat if he were here today. The piece was offered in the typically Colbert-esque witty, sarcastic, tongue-in-cheek, comedic manner. But it also retained at least … Continue reading

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“Those People”

I often hear people declare that when they meet God face to face, they’ll have some questions for him. I assume these questions might have something to do with deep spiritual / philosophical dilemmas, such as why do bad things … Continue reading

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The Gay Question

This week our city’s been abuzz with a news story involving the resignation (or firing) of a lesbian staff member at a local “Christian” college. It has resulted in the predictable public demonstrations, complete with signs, slogans, and emotionally charged … Continue reading

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Harley Toy Run Gone Bad

Sometimes I shock myself with how quickly and easily I can abandon principles and values that I’ve held dear for decades. One such incident occurred last month when I rode in a Toys for Tots Christmas toy run. It was … Continue reading

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