A Vessel of Untold Horrors
On Unbridled Passions
“Hard times create strong men.”
Unanswered prayers have become a humbling aspect of my Christian experience.
The victim, according to gatekeepers, is always somewhat if not entirely at fault.
What was meant to become the zenith of American race relations became, instead, its nadir.
Have we not seen this before? Is America truly too great to fall?
Our thoughts, in a situation such as this, are worthless.
For we do not have a high priest who is unable to sympathize with our weaknesses.
It doesn’t make sense to me now but it sure as hell did back then.
The shadow of the cross has not disappeared. It echoes through eternity.
Bucha, we have looked upon your misery and we see you.
“From that day on, I did not travel, meet or eat alone with a woman other than my wife.”
The Nazis were not the first to burn children. God’s people did so long before.
What a beautiful hope. A dream, almost, to live in a place where suffering no longer exists. We become immortal hedonists. At least that’s what some Christians make it sound like.
“Love them as yourself, for you were foreigners in Egypt.”
Did Jesus pay Satan a hefty ransom for humanity’s redemption?
Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name.
We’re here to restore people to fellowship, not power, remember that.
Welp, that’s five years in Canada for us. Let’s see what happens in the next five!
Divine Justice is equally retributive and reparative.
What am I to you, World, but a passing stranger?
How plagued we are by this broken duality.
I launched this blog one year ago today.
Are you still an evangelical?
Love your neighbor.
Distrust of higher education has been an enduring feature of fundamentalism and evangelicalism.
Bear one another’s burdens.
Where can a racist person live out their racist sentiments without the fear of public reprisal and invective?
Christ is a nigger.