Passages (Books That Shaped My Life #9)

Passages (Books That Shaped My Life #9)

In the mid-1970s when I was living in Boston, an exciting new bookstore opened in the downtown area. Up until that point bookstores tended to be small and focused on certain genres. In order to get the book you wanted you needed to know what store to go to. But that...
Completely Pro-Life (Books That Shaped My Life #8)

Completely Pro-Life (Books That Shaped My Life #8)

My Struggle with the so-called “Pro-Life Movement” One of the more contentious issues in the Christian Church and in society at large is abortion. It also an issue I have grappled with as well, both as a follower of Jesus and as a person committed to affirming life in...
The People’s Congress

The People’s Congress

Reaching my Limit Several months ago I made a decision to limit the amount of space I take up in this blog with the rants and ravings of #45. However, the barrage of despicable statements and deplorable actions, and obvious cruelty behind them, have pushed me to edge....
Out of the Woods and into Wha-a-a-a-t????

Out of the Woods and into Wha-a-a-a-t????

What I Heard When I Came Out of the Woods Last Sunday (July 14) I literally came out of the woods (four days of backpacking in northern PA preceded by 2 ½ weeks on vacation, most of it out of the country) to the news of #45’s Twitter tirade against four congresswomen...