Put Evil to Death

I have talked with quite a few people this year and many others who have “given up” things for the religious season they call “lent.” Usually, the thing given up was something the person enjoyed, like dessert, …

Reading Life

How often do you think you should read the entire Bible? Once a year? Take 3 years to do it? Maybe, if you find the time, once before you die? Aim for a goal that is costly …

Weak-Willed

Our wills are not strong enough. The turn of each year’s calendar pages prove it. There are systems in place to increase our doubt that we can overcome, like 12 step programs that make us confess every …

Got Power?

For many centuries, the mis-influences of kings and popes have created terrible abuses of humanity, including torture and murder, against anyone who questioned the validity of their authority or the accuracy of their theology. Included in the …