Christmas Spirit: “Goodwill to All!” (Well, except for migrant children, and border families, and Democrats, and people who eat green beans on Tuesdays, and . . . )

In a political climate where I no longer thought I could be appalled, I find myself tonight not only appalled, but shaken to my core. Sitting US President Donald Trump, in a tweet posted December 29, diminishes the death of two children to nothing more than a political stunt designed to further validate his decision … More Christmas Spirit: “Goodwill to All!” (Well, except for migrant children, and border families, and Democrats, and people who eat green beans on Tuesdays, and . . . )

Fighting the Poverty Gap: The Homelessness Within

On September 5, 2018 the New York Times ran a story titled “Laws Punishing Homeless People for Sleeping in Public Are Cruel and Unusual, Court Rules.” The story, and the case, stemmed from a law enacted in Boise, Idaho making it a crime to be homeless. The opinion of the court further acknowledges that the … More Fighting the Poverty Gap: The Homelessness Within

Christian Hands Dripping with Blood

Now Cain said to his brother Abel, “Let’s go out to the field.”[d] While they were in the field, Cain attacked his brother Abel and killed him.9 Then the Lord said to Cain, “Where is your brother Abel?”“I don’t know,” he replied. “Am I my brother’s keeper?”10 The Lord said, “What have you done? Listen! Your brother’s blood cries out to me … More Christian Hands Dripping with Blood