I get attacked by folks all the time. I get attacked by people from all sides of the political spectrum. I am used to that. But the attacks that cause me the most anguish are those that come from others who profess to be 'good' believers. These attacks cause me the most grief because, by … Continue reading How Far Does ‘Tolerance’ Go?
How should a believer understand the concept of 'tolerance?' Our society places a high value on this thing we call 'tolerance,' but I have to wonder whether or not we are all using the word the same way. One side likes to pretend it holds the moral high ground on 'tolerance,' but, at the same … Continue reading What Is the Cost of ‘Tolerance?’
When I was 'younger' in my faith, I never wondered what it meant to 'love one another as I love myself.' I knew what it meant. However, as I have grown in my faith, and I started to notice how many people use the notion of 'love,' I started to wonder whether or not I … Continue reading What Doe it Mean to ‘Love One Another?’
There is so much about which I would like to write, but I have learned that the majority of it comes from me and not the Lord and His Word. Consequently, I am trying to learn to quiet my own inner voice and wait on the Lord to tell me what I should say to … Continue reading Is the Lord Really Our Master?
I do not want to explain myself the way I normally do -- not in this post. I simply do not trust myself to talk right now. I am too angry and too grieved over what is happening in this nation today. We are divided, and a house divided cannot stand. Unfortunately, I do not … Continue reading Believers Need To Understand There Is No Common Ground Here