Daily Archives: November 7, 2012

Blinded by Might 1

I started the 1999 book, Blinded by Might: Why the Religious Right Can’t Save America, by Cal Thomas and Ed Dobson.  Cal Thomas is a conservative syndicated columnist, author, and TV personality.  And Dobson for a long time pastored Calvary … Continue reading

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Illumination of Scripture?

I’ve heard more than one Christian say that, in order to understand the Bible, we need to ask the author of the book—-God—-what he meant.  I find that sort of attitude to be arrogant, to tell you the truth, and … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, Daily Quiet Time, Leviticus, Religion

Political Discussion: We Didn’t Change Each Other’s Minds, but We Saw Each Other’s Points

My brother came to visit this week, and we had a big political discussion on Sunday afternoon.  My brother is a Republican who voted early for the Mitt Romney-Paul Ryan ticket.  As for myself, while I registered as a Republican … Continue reading

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