What exactly is Hobby Lobby’s argument?

If you’ve been following the Hobby Lobby case for the past few years (whew! really?!) you’ve probably never considered exactly what the big deal is. You’ve probably wondered about or rejected the arguments outright because your are “pro-choice” or you don’t believe that religion has any place in public life. Well, let’s draw some careful…

Observations on Michigan Marriage Ruling

With the overturning of Michigan’s “ban on same-sex marriage” I feel obliged to point out a few matters that ought to be addressed in it’s wake. First to the women who filed the lawsuit, allow me to say that you garnered some measure of respect from me in the fact that between the two of…

You have predetermined this post is offensive

Predestination. Predetermined. These two words cause a lot of discomfort for a lot of people because they pose a threat to what they perceive as their “freedom”. Far from it, for unless certain things are predestined, and unless certain acts are predetermined, outcomes are left up in the air. People have problems with these ideas,…

Confused notions about God

There are some confused notions about the nature of God, as there have always been. People get their minds stuck on an aspect or a combination of aspects, either positive or, perceptively, negative of the God of this world and develop a skewed view of who He is. His sovereignty is seen as cruelty. His…

Hypocrisy, state-rights, love, and other drugs

I find myself laughing and crying at the hypocrisy of our nation. If you listen to “bleeding-heart” liberals, who are merely iron-fisted tyrants in soft clothes, they rail against discrimination and intolerance yet are incredibly willing to be extremely discriminatory and incredibly intolerant (that, ladies and gentlemen, is what we call being self-contradicting) in the…