Atheists protest Christmas with Times Square display

Fighting over the message

If a group of people intentionally wants to get under the skin of self-proclaimed Christians, all they need to do is wait for the holiest of holidays for Christians and start a verbal argument. Score one for all the self-proclaimed atheists out there. Sadly, the debate does little to convince ardent atheists otherwise. What it…

Irony and America’s cultural slide

Ironic, isn’t it? Polls claim more Americans now favor civil liberties related to lesbians, gays, bisexuals, transgenders and queers (isn’t the last word redundant?), but seem ignorant to those delineated in the Bill of Rights. A Barna study reports that 32 percent of practicing Protestants (wonder how they define that?) favor changing laws to enable…

What would your wife say?

If ever there was a glaring example of inappropriate intentions in an otherwise every-day event, this would have to be near the top of the list. Rather than find a clever transition to jump into this, I’m just going to say it: Gentlemen, we have NO BUSINESS hitting on other men’s wives! If we’re married…

The value of good friends: Priceless!

The value of good friends and people genuine in their sympathy and empathy is beyond measure. You quickly discover who these people are when someone close to you dies. This happened for me this week with the death of my mother. It wasn’t a surprise; in fact it was expected, but it was nevertheless a kick…