Offense Meant

Yesterday, I wrote started a new series called “Christian Dick of the Moment”. It seemed to go over well enough until just before bedtime that night. Diana, who might just the conscience of this blog, told me “I didn’t like the title of your post”. I wasn’t expecting that and it took me moment to respond.  […]

Something Substantive About God

A couple of days ago, Tony Jones challenged progressive theo-bloggers (his word, not mine) to write about God. His reasoning: progressives have problems talking about God. Now, my name wasn’t included in the august company he specifically named off, like Fred Clark (Slacktivist), Rachel Held Evans (Evolving in Monkey Town), but he did say “all of you I haven’t […]

What I Want

I saw this picture on Facebook the other day. One of the things that struck me hardest is that I know he person who posted it. They profess to be a Christian, but like so many conservative evangelicals these days they seem to have forgotten that Jesus, the man Christians  say they follow, preached a message of […]

Jesus Is the Reason for the Season?

Actually, he’s kinda not, but you’re going to hear this a lot for the next few weeks.  Especially since the official propaganda apparatus of the Republican Party (Fox News) claims there”s a war on Christmas.  Plus, Rick Perry has decided that the culture wars give him the best shot at eating into Newt Gingrich’s lead […]