MAGA/Evangelicals

I don’t like labels but there is a “but” in that statement for me. We need to understand just why the major conflicts arise in our world and then be able to see who is causing them. We can no longer afford a general “Us vs Them” mentality. If that keeps up it will eventually destroy us. Without knowing who “Them” is or what percentage of the population they represent we may just go down in ashes. That is what this post is all about.

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How Would You Describe Yourself?

How you describe yourself is a pretty good indication of how you see your place in the world. Most people start off with their occupation, “I am an engineer…”. Some site past achievements, others family relationships. I think a major source of how you describe yourself must do with your future. It must be how you want to spend your remaining years on this earth. … Continue reading How Would You Describe Yourself?

Cutting Taxes Is The Easy Part…

As the new header says the GOP just loves to cut taxes but that is the easy part.¬† They just don’t seem to be up to the more difficult part of cutting spending, or at least cutting it where a majority in Congress will agree.¬† They most often propose to cut entitlements as they call them.¬† Those are things that help the average citizen along … Continue reading Cutting Taxes Is The Easy Part…

Shouldn‚Äôt you read Paul in light of Jesus, instead of reading Jesus in light of Paul?‚ÄĚ

I started out my Spiritual journey as a Catholic because that is what my parents were. I came to find out that they were only tepid Catholic as they really didn’t go to church themselves very often but more often just dropped us off and then went home. ¬†Upon entering high school I went about twenty years moving between an inactive Christian and an agnostic … Continue reading Shouldn‚Äôt you read Paul in light of Jesus, instead of reading Jesus in light of Paul?‚ÄĚ

What Does “I am a Christian” Really Mean??

Has the phrase “I am a Christian” lost its meaning in today’s world? A Christian¬†is a person who adheres to¬†Christianity, an¬†Abrahamic, monotheistic¬†religion¬†based on the life and teachings of¬†Jesus of Nazareth¬†as recorded in the¬†Canonical gospels¬†and the letters of the¬†New Testament. That is one definition out of many. Here are some of the words in Wikipedia describing a “Christian”: The term “Christian” is also used adjectivally to … Continue reading What Does “I am a Christian” Really Mean??