The End of the Nightmare

We have all read in scientific books, and, indeed, in all romances, the story of the man who has forgotten his name. This man walks about the streets and can see and appreciate everything; only he cannot remember who he is. Well, every man is that man in the story. Every man has forgotten who…

Centrifugal Souls

In the past couple of years, I have to admit that I have only partially been paying attention to politics and societal “problems.”  So much of the conversation that surrounds it is so disingenuous and vapid, that any attention paid seems like a waste of time to me.  There’s nothing foundational ever considered and so…

A Road to Madness

(Photo courtesy of Jeremy Perkins at unsplash.com) The other day I went to the park with my two little kids and they both found ways to amuse themselves by spinning around. This brought to mind how much I loved spinning rides as a child. Just like my kids, if given the opportunity, I’d stay on…

Please Tell Me … 

… how can anyone call themselves a Christian and still advocate for socialist and humanist ideas? (Specifically: limitation of freedom of religion, speech, private property rights; redistribution of wealth; creation/expansion of tariffs and other intrusions into free trade; creation/expansion of the welfare state; lack of support for traditional institutions like marriage, sex and the family;…

Straight Talk

Let’s get something straight from the outset: I have way more fear for what God thinks of my opinions and actions than I do any person or group of persons in the world. After all, Christ said, “Do not be afraid of those who kill the body but cannot kill the soul. Rather, be afraid…

What Do You WANT to Do?

I was reading a few op-ed pieces recently about the rather illicit measures taken by our current President, and I was struck by an idea. I will not attempt to go into all of the ways that the President has broken the law in order to get done what he wants done, but consider just…