Opponents Of Gay Marriage Try & Fail To Make A Secular Argument.

Rick Santorum tried again last week to argue that his opposition to gay marriage in not just based on his religion and personal prejudice.  He said gay marriage is only about seeking pleasure. Of course, this is not true.  Gay people marry for the same reason straight people marry. Santorum is not the only public…
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Women Can Now Learn How To Play Second Fiddle.

There was considerable jubilation on the site for Associated Baptist Press (abpnews.com) last week when they announced publication of the two volume, Women’s Evangelical Commentary.  It’s purpose is to destroy the modern notion that men and women should play equal roles in our society. Other commentaries about the roles of women are in error, Commentary tells us,…
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Who Influenced You?

This is a question asked often of celebreties in the arts. It is logical that anyone in the arts would admit to some influence on the direction they took.  Although not every artist admits to being influenced by someone or  something, my guess is they probably were. In the case of the Biblical accounts of…
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Family Values Used To Be Pro Gay Rights.

The current cast of characters running to be the Republican Party’s candidate for President leave the impression they are for “preserving” family values.  We assume this means  leaving values where they have always been. Professor Heather White in HuffingtonPost today reminded us the path toward what are regarded as “family values” is just as inconsistant as the faith’s attitude toward the “sin” of working on Sunday.  Anti…
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Tell Him You Love Him Or You’re Toast.

I was in my car when the bluegrass song started with, “I took my love Lilly into the woods to tell her I loved her.” I shut the radio off.  The bluegrass genre loves that story line.  He was going to kill her.  She did not love him.  For some reason the Lilly character never takes the…
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