Category Archives: Politics
How do we deal with the mixture of good and evil we find in most American statesmen?
5 books for enduring an election year and engaging the political process well.
I find it difficult to cheer Trump’s conversion, because the reason he gives for being pro-life doesn’t correspond to the pro-life ethic.
It takes a lot of courage today for an institution to challenge a culture that has no patience for enforcing doctrinal guidelines.
Whenever I write about the worldview of a cultural icon or a cultural artifact, I brace myself for the comment streams and Facebook conversations.
How can we predict what evangelicals will do at the voting booth? That question needs further clarification. What kind of evangelical are we talking about?
If we as a society cannot agree agree on basic facts, then we will never be able to debate big ideas.
When future generations look back in time, let us hope they will see that we met these challenges with courage, not fear.
We betray our faith when we are united more by bitterness and grievances than by cheerful confidence in God’s good purposes for the world.
I’ve received additional recommendations and made some new discoveries in the wonderful world of podcasting. Here are my favorites right now.