Glenn Beck’s Faulty Logic

When we think about redistribution of wealth, it is important to remember that the redistribution in this country is from the young to the old. It reflects our societal values and obligations. Personally, I am happy to have a president who seeks advice from people of faith. Our religious traditions help to lay the moral …

And Forgive Us Our Debts

Saw a documentary today on Ted Haggard, the disgraced pastor. I thought I’d see Christian hypocrisy at its height, and I did. I just didn’t expect from whom. There’s a great quote from Haggard: If they were playing chess instead of checkers they’d know the church’s business was me, the sinner. Word. As self-serving as …

Marriage of Convenience

Lately I’ve been in a sort of funk. What I’ve been reading in the news is distrubing and frightening. The latest round of affronts on personal freedoms have had me feeling greatly saddened about my country and the value for which I believe it stands. America is about tolerance, or so I thought