…and The Truth Shall Make You Free.

When it comes to the gay marriage issue, those Christians who have opposed it for these past several years need to read again, John 8:32,  “and ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.” Ironically, this particular criticism is not directed toward those who state openly that they despise gays and want…
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Onward Christian Soldiers

I hope atheists never do this.  That is, find circumstances where people are trapped, can’t escape gracefully or even at all, and bore in on them with atheist dogma.  Once in a  while that happens with religion.  When it happens on the taxpayer’s dime it’s especially irksome. There is a news item bouncing around the…
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“Intolerant, Judgemental, Hypocritical & Homophobic.” Who Could That Be?

Someone says Christians are seen this way.  Who said it?  It was another Christian. A Texan named Brad White has started a group called Changing the Face of Christianity. His view is that Christians are seen by secular society as intolerant, judgemental, hypocritical and homophobic. His group is holding seminars on how Christians can shake being viewed in these negative…
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Is This The Second Reformation?

Generally speaking, the reformation is considered to be the time when the protestant church was born.  I say generally, because it was a complex time.  Many things were changing.  Today, times are complex as well.  There is one thing that appears indisputable.  People are leaving the organized church in large numbers. I’ve been reading some solutions on Christian…
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Martin Luther Would Not Like Today’s Evangelicals

It has to do with what is called “reason”. When I read about who Luther was, the life he lived and his views on things, I see a person very much like the pastors and priests I am most admire.  They, like Luther, are intellectuals and are able to separate their own emotional feelings about religion…
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