Photo by Edwin Andrade on Unsplash One of my favorite Anglicans, John Stott, once reminded us that we need to be Christians who have the Bible in one hand and a newspaper in the other.  Granted, that was in the old days when people actually read newspapers!  I’m sure today he’d say we need to have our eyes on the … Read More

Photo by Stephanie McCabe on Unsplash On our Independence Day July 4th, we celebrate the enormous freedoms, opportunities, and prosperity we enjoy as citizens of this great land.  We remember the heroic sacrifices of those who helped purchase these freedoms and opportunities.  Simultaneously, we remember that our history is marred by our failures to embody what our founders envisioned.  We have … Read More

Photo by Sharon McCutcheon on Unsplash For the past few months, American Christian commentators have watched the Equality Act (Amendment HR5) make its way through Congress. The Act presents a serious challenge to religious freedom and directly affects the rights of Christians and other religious worshippers to express beliefs that may be contradictory to the cultural zeitgeist and … Read More