On “Reconciliation” and “Deeming”

The term "reconciliation" makes a preacher think of 2 Corinthians. It makes most people now think of the health care battle. I find the term rather ironic at this point in history. "Reconciliation" is dividing the country. Don't even bring up "deeming." God help us all if the phrase "redeeming" ever enters this mess. As […]

Civility, Hypocrisy, Politicians, and Christians

Whatever happened to civility? Perhaps it's never been present in Washington, but it seems to me that for the last 6-8 years it's been virtually extinct. Representative Joe Wilson's outburst, "You Lie!" during Obama's speech was ridiculous, rude, and he should be ashamed of himself. Despite his quick and (I believe) sincere apology, it will […]