Culture & Social Issues

Red Sox Heaven

Red Sox 3 St. Louis 0. Rex Sox win series 4-0. Congratulations to the 2004 World Series winning Red Sox. Thank you Curt Shilling for your sterling Christian witness. Thank you Boston for winning eight post season games in a row while never trailing during the series and giving us one of the greatest runs…

Science, Math, And Propaganda

Is global warming real and caused by human manipulation of the environment or a manufactured crisis? The politically correct position is that it is real and we are at fault. Anyone who questions that assumption is lumped in with Neanderthals and other liberal discredited miscreants like George Bush, Hitler, and the Devil. To suggest there…

Responsibility

Today, responsibility was the theme for postings on two different blogs that I read on a semi-regular basis. The first posting was on La Shawn Barber’s Place and addressed a woman’s personal responsibility for her sexual activity exposing her to the possibility of AIDS–Simple Girl’s Guide For Avoiding AIDS. It was in part a response…

Perspective

I had a friend back in the late 70’s, right after I became a Christian, who resisted following suite for over a year because she was afraid of losing all her friends. She eventually became a Christian, and yes, she lost most of her friends, but she admitted the new friends she gained more than…

Riding The Rails

Blogging has been limited this week because I have been doing training at the Bureau of Labor Statistics right across from Union Station in D.C. Between the preparation and the actual demands of the work, time has been limited. Instead of driving downtown I decided to ride the MARC train (a first for me). I…

In Remembrance

There are certain dates that we never forget, some personal, and some national. Personally we all remember our birthday. If you became a Christian later in life, you probably remember your second birthday. While for some the exact date may be a little fuzzy, you at least remember the month or the season it was…