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Middle Class Welfare

November 30, 2011 by


We’re all enemy combatants now

November 30, 2011 by


Senate Passes Bill Allowing Indefinite Detention of Americans ... Considers Bill Authorizing More Torture

God-Induced Misery?

November 30, 2011 by


What if that terrible thing that happened to us was really God’s will? That sounds strange because we have been conditioned to believe that the good things that come our way are by the hand of God, but the bad things that come our way are from one of three sources: our (or someone else’s) disobedience, an attack […]

The Power of Words

November 29, 2011 by


This post, a treatise of my thoughts on blogging, originally ran on Breathing Grace. We often make the distinction between laughing with someone and laughing at them. How many times have you told your children that you will help them accomplish a task, but you won’t do it for them? These little variations in phrases; a […]

The Nature of Beauty

November 29, 2011 by


Classically, beauty in people is defined as perfect health, youth, and cleanliness.  Still today – if you are young, in perfect health (strong body, all the hallmarks of good nutrition before birth and now, good genes), and have had a bath – you’re beautiful. Beauty in nature is likewise – health, absence of disease or […]

Torture numbers and they’ll confess to anything

November 28, 2011 by


This Is A Hard Saying: The Bible on Forgiveness

November 28, 2011 by


This is another post in the series “The Hard Sayings of the Bible.” The topic of today is forgiveness. All verses in this post taken from the ESV Bible. Mark 11:25 And whenever you stand praying, forgive, if you have anything against anyone, so that your Father also who is in heaven may forgive you […]