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Category Archive: Discipleship, Politics, Social Issues

Slavery in the Bible

While you find the word, “slavery” in the Bible, in no way shape or form do you find an endorsement for the kind of slavery that existed in the United States in the 17th and 18th...

The Coronavirus is One Tenth of the Flu Mortality Rate…and Other Things You May Not Have Heard

We’re living in a situation that lends itself very easily towards a scenario where you can influence people more by what you don’t say than what you actually communicate. For example,...

Coronavirus – How Do You Pray for This Thing?

Last Sunday, my pastor (Darron Whitehead) brilliantly captured the dynamic that characterizes the Coronavirus by mentioning how you have two kinds of data: Information and Speculation. I would add...

Coronavirus News Room

(Fade in on a conference room at a major news network headquarters. People are slowing filing in and taking their seats…) Chief Editor: Alright, everybody. Let’s find a seat and get...

Rules of Engagement – Part I

If I accuse you of not having any money, you can easily prove me wrong by showing me the tens and twenties in your wallet. On the other hand, if I accuse you of being greedy, now you have a problem...

An Open Letter to Those Who Question My Walk With Christ Because I Support Donald Trump | Part Two -> Trump’s Manner

This is from Christianity Today in an article dated December 19, 2019: To the many evangelicals who continue to support Mr. Trump in spite of his blackened moral record, we might say this: Remember...

Pharisees Doubt the Resurrection of Christ – an Example of Fake News

The following is a great example of “fake news.” I’ve got the passages that are being either distorted or referenced cited in parenthesis. As you read, consider how this same...

Two Headlines – the Essence of Fake News

24 Enemies disguise themselves with their lips, but in their hearts they harbor deceit.25 Though their speech is charming, do not believe them, for seven abominations fill their hearts. 26 Their...

About Those Subpoenas…

Trump is being charged with “Obstruction of Congress” based in part on his unwillingness to comply with several subpoenas that target several of his subordinates. There’s more to...

The Arrogant Drum Student

For five years I was a Drum Instructor at the Armed Forces School of Music. Bar none, it was one of the most rewarding experiences in my professional career. It could be a little frustrating,...