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Grace Is Greater Than Blame

As we would expect, the shooting at the baseball field in Virginia has led to a rush to assess blame. Fox News has been insistent that the blame lies with the leftists. On the left, blame is cast on the … Continue reading

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United Airlines – Another Symptom

In the political realm, the election of Trump made it clear that very large numbers of people are fed up with the status quo, which many (most?) interpret as being the elite minority feathering their own next at the unfair … Continue reading

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Peace on Earth

It is Christmas Day. a day on which we remember that hope was born. The human and the divine — by the grace of God — met in one person, the baby Jesus. Now there is solid, tangible, historical reason … Continue reading

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An Embarrassing America

I don’t want anything I write in the days, weeks, and months ahead to obscure the fact that I am horrified at what America has done. Electing a mentally unstable, incredibly ignorant, bald-faced liar to be Con Man in Chief … Continue reading

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Is Greed Really the American Way?

A few years back a friend of mine was a vice-president in a company that went public. After a year with the company on the stock market, my friend commented that the stock market was going to be the death … Continue reading

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Visiting English Churches

Char and I are in Oxford, England. Yesterday evening we went to a Vigil service at a tiny but very ancient Anglo-Catholic Church. This morning we attended a larger Anglo-Catholic church for morning worship. Then this evening we went to … Continue reading

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The Church in Modern America

As a follower of Jesus Christ and as a former pastor, I am very interested in the role of the church in America’s past, present, and future. That doesn’t mean I feel any anxiety about the declining numbers of people … Continue reading

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