What Do You Vote For?

What Do You Vote For?

Christianity and politics seem more complicated than they once were.  Maybe this is because of my age, or maybe it is reality.  For most of my life it seemed that good Christians voted Republican.  Sure, there were anomalies.  There were socially conservative...
Who Are You Listening To?

Who Are You Listening To?

There are many voices in 21st century America.  We have more information at our fingertips than ever.  And we are bombarded with more propaganda than ever. There are two categories of information that we are exposed to: information we choose to digest (if you are...
Keepin’ It Real

Keepin’ It Real

Our culture puts a high value on authenticity.  From popular culture to Christian culture, being authentic is definitely in vogue. Christians applaud this.  Truth is good.  The truth will set us free.  No more fakes.  No more hypocrites.  Don’t pretend to be something...
The Problem with Programs

The Problem with Programs

I was listening to local Christian radio on my way into church this morning. The topic was caring for hurting people on Mother’s Day. Mother’s Day can be a sad time for many believers. Some have had unloving or neglectful mothers. Others wish to be mothers, but are...
Frustrating People

Frustrating People

I am realizing that more and more of my problems are really the result of my own selfishness. It’s just more fun blaming my frustrations on others. And, honestly, there are some people who really deserve it. Just today I was standing in line at Country Fair—to satisfy...