No room for religion, anywhere

In a recent article on Townhall.com, the atheist group Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF) is reported leveling threat of lawsuits against businesses that give discounts for people who display notable religious behavior, i.e. publicly praying or presentation of a church bulletin as evidence of church attendance, under the Civil Rights Act of 1964, most likely…

Asking the wrong question

Philosophers often get ridiculed because they are constantly asking questions, as if there is something inherently wrong with actively inquiring about life. Often, it is not the questions themselves that cause issue, rather it is the substance of the questions that cause much discomfort because they cause the person on the receiving end of the…

Just reflecting on the week ahead

In spite of everything that is going on in the world, I am slightly excited. My excitement comes from several months of hard work on a new study in Matthew’s gospel for my church. I have worked on studies before, usually book studies, but this one I will get to take my students on a…

Check the Standard

Yet your people say, ‘The behavior of the Lord is not right’… Ezek 33:17a Probably one of the greatest complaints about God is that He isn’t “fair”. Reading the above scripture in its context in vs. 12-21 of Ezekiel 33, God is simply making it abundantly clear to the prophet what His standard is. A…