Musings on Patriotism and Idolatry

I have been struggling lately with rampant nationalism in the church. Maybe it's just me, but I feel more than a little nauseous when I see images of the United States flag draped over the cross, and patriotic worship services make me want to pull my hair out. I am convinced that the devil should … Continue reading Musings on Patriotism and Idolatry

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Loving Your Neighbor: Gay Weddings Cakes and Christian Convictions

There has been a lot of brouhaha over businesses who provide services actually refusing to provide those services when it comes to gay marriages. Like, a LOT of brouhaha. Gay couples are being turned away, businesses are being sued into oblivion, and both sides are firmly entrenched in crying discrimination. Discrimination is an interesting term, … Continue reading Loving Your Neighbor: Gay Weddings Cakes and Christian Convictions

It Happens

It's Holy Week.  It would have been easy for me to miss it this year. I still have boxes to unpack, homework assignments due, three kids to teach and raise, a husband to love and cherish, a house that needs cleaning, dishes that need washing, and a stressful three-round trip to the DMV.  Need I … Continue reading It Happens