With the coming out this week of the Nashville Statement, my firm belief that we live in a polytheistic society was buttressed. The God that I learned about in the Bible was a God who loved everyone. My mother and my Sunday School teachers drummed it into me that God is love, that God sent… Read More Two Gods, at Least
I am trying not to be angry, but I am. The Republicans have made a point of saying they want to appeal to all Americans, that they want to enlarge their base and show people that they “care” about those who are not Conservatives. But today, as people gather in Selma, Alabama, to commemorate that… Read More By Their Fruits You Shall Know Them
It’s confusing sometimes, understanding when government is supposed to step in and when it isn’t. Conservatives argue against “big government,” but they also vouch for the right of the federal government to step in on some very personal issues. In the current discussion going on about same-sex marriage, the mantra of many Conservatives… Read More Big Government or Not?
It hit me that the complaint from Conservatives about taxes is partly a complaint by them that their tax dollars are paying for the poor to live off their hard-earned money. Duh. For the longest time, I was thinking that the resistance against paying higher taxes was just because they want to hold onto more… Read More The Poor Be Damned!
Ann Coulter has the ability to get underneath my skin. I admit it. But she outdid herself this week as she talked about black Conservatives. She was defending Herman Cain, praising him and other blacks who are Conservatives, saying that “our” blacks, meaning black Conservatives, are better than “their” blacks, of course alluding to Liberals.… Read More “Our Blacks?”