The components of the recent discipleship disasters in evangelical Christianity in the United States. The evangelical churches were left vulnerable because they did not catechize well.
Monthly Archives: October 2021
On labeling and name-calling
There is no good reason to categorize every thought in the world, and every person in the world, using one or the other of two labels. There are very good reasons not to.
What I heard at the school board meeting last night
What I heard and saw at the 10/18/2021 meeting of the Board of Education of Caledonia (MI) Community schools.
Claiming innocence (Psalm 69)
Really, Psalmist? Again? More tears, more moaning, more self-pity? More in number than the hairs of your head? So you have counted them? Either the hairs or the enemies? Good lord, if you had a violin in addition to that harp somebody in your own house would have to shoot you. Are you sure aboutContinue reading “Claiming innocence (Psalm 69)”
How to get people to do good things: coerce, persuade—or agree
Better to find allies and change the culture than sell your soul in an effort to control others’ behavior
One Ring to Bind Them All: Conservative Christians and the Theocratic Impulse
For conservative White Christians in the USA, theocracy is the Ring of Power, and abortion is their reason for wanting to use it. But it has its own purposes.