My husband and I have a library. Actually, it’s a spare bedroom with no bed. It’s really an unattractive room, except for the hodgepodgery of books, which we find extremely attractive. There is no “décor” to speak of, unless you … Continue reading Yearning for one-footed Christianity
It’s not a secret in my circle that I am a prodigal daughter. I bolted from the religion of my youth over 30 years ago and rejected any idea of a little g god or Big G God. It was mostly intellectual anger … Continue reading Which version of Christianity is Christian?
The whole world changed. Well, most of it. There are small tribes in secret places that continue to live almost exactly the way they have for several hundreds of years. But the rest of the world changed in giant ways. … Continue reading Ouroboros and the silencing of prophets
Oh dear Lord! There it is again: the meme spreading the false equivalence of the Old Testament’s Nehemiah, rebuilder of Jerusalem, to Donald J. Trump, accidental president of the United States. As if it hasn’t been enough to hear far … Continue reading No. Trump is not the second coming of Nehemiah!
There’s a Bible verse that some self-identified Christians love to recite when the mood is right: “The truth will set you free!” These folks draw the … Continue reading When the truth doesn’t set us free
“Show me in the constitution where it says the government should pay for its citizens’ health insurance!” I’ve read the above, heard the above. so have you. I’d like to answer it. Where it says we all have the right … Continue reading Is Health Care the Government’s Job?