Month: July 2016

Why We Need To Stop Divorce-Shaming Conservatives (And Everyone Else, Too)

1K SharesShare1KTweetPinShare+1RedditEmail I get it– when we think people are being hypocrites it’s hard to not point it out. I’ve done it. Jesus did it. We’ve all done it. But honestly, I’ve grown tired of the way the Progressive tribe tends to divorce-shame conservatives, and it’s time to speak up about it. (And before you skip …

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5 More Things Christians Should Remember This Election Cycle

ShareTweetPinShare+1RedditEmail  Political season is a challenging time for Christians—or at least, it should be. The American political system is unique in many ways. Much of this uniqueness is good and worthy of respect and even admiration at times. However, the American political system is also unique in the divisive way it separates Christians from one …

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No, A Hillary Presidency Won’t Be The End of America

ShareTweetPinShare+1RedditEmailThose who know me know that I’ve never been much of a Hillary fan—I’m still not, all things considered. However, as I have been outspoken in my criticism of the ideas and values of Donald Trump, I’ve found myself amazed at the number of people who view Hillary Clinton as somehow morally equal to him. …

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I’m A Progressive Who Admires The Courage And Integrity of Ted Cruz

ShareTweetPinShare+1RedditEmail It’s no secret– I’m not a fan of Ted Cruz. In fact, I found him to be the least desirable out of all the of the Republican candidates who sought the presidency this year. I believe his ideology is dangerous. I believe his ideas are wrong. And as a fellow Christian, I think Ted Cruz …

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I’m A Privileged White Guy, So I’m Giving Away My Vote This Election

ShareTweetPinShare+1RedditEmail It’s the height of election season in Americaland. While many of us probably already feel over-saturated from an election cycle that lasts waaaaaay too long, the intensity of the election is about to hit its final stretch as both the Republicans and Democrats kick off their conventions this month. While I enjoy staying up-t0-date …

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5 Reasons You Might Want To Stop Judging Others

ShareTweetPinShare+1RedditEmail Standing in judgement over other people is one of the most simultaneously natural and unnatural things we do in life. It is natural– or perhaps I should say, instinctive– because the desire to judge others goes back to the original sin described in the book of Genesis. It is unnatural all at the same …

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Declaring Independence from Violence on the 4th of July

466 SharesShare466TweetPinShare+1RedditEmail When confronted with problems, the United States has a history of bold ideas, of path-finding people, of those willing to suffer for the sake of their children. We are “can-do” folks — and this July 4, it’s time to start another revolution. Historians tell us that more human beings were killed by other …

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