I do not remember my high school years with fondness. My parents didn’t let on at the time, but they worried about me. Apart from playing the guitar, I was disengaged. Subjects like English and Social Studies came easily to me and I excelled without … Continue reading Postcards from my maladjusted youth
At my fortieth high school reunion a former classmate remembered me as a Bible-thumper. Frankly, I was shocked by this characterization. I can’t recall talking religion at Strathcona High School, and I suspect I rarely did. On the other hand, my speech was largely free … Continue reading How prairie politics shaped my parent’s religion
Then I realized that this close association between Christ and Creator allows Jesus to define the heart of God in the most extraordinary fashion.
Is liberal Christianity worshiping the better angels of human nature while giving up on divinity altogether? I have always suspected so.
We have grief without glory all the time; but glory always walks with grief. Always.
For many Americans, the flag stirs emotions far deeper than anything God inspires.
A lie with widespread backing is easily mistaken for the truth.