Category Archives: Thoughts

Why I May Not Vote (part 3) – How Can I Vote for This Government While Working for That One?

[I have been doing some political and theological soul searching over the last couple of years. I want to share some of my thoughts with you. I find that forcing myself to write out my thoughts adds clarity, and posting … Continue reading

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Why I May Not Vote (part 2) – If I Don’t Do What the Bible Clearly Says to Do for Members of the Government, What Business Do I Have Voting for Them?

[I have been doing some political and theological soul searching  over the last couple of years. I want to share some of my thoughts with you. I find that forcing myself to write out my thoughts adds clarity, and posting … Continue reading

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Why I May Not Vote (part 1) – The Two-Party System and The Idea of the Lesser of Two Evils

[I have been doing some political and theological soul searching  over the last couple of years. I want to share some of my thoughts with you. I find that forcing myself to write out my thoughts adds clarity, and posting … Continue reading

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Moving Target

One of the great difficulties of following Jesus, is that Jesus never tells us where we are going. If I were to stop by your house tomorrow after work and ask if you want to come with me, you would … Continue reading

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Books for Life

I like to read. I like to read a lot. I normally read about a book a week. Sometimes a lot more. Sometimes less, but not very often. For example, last month, when I had a couple of weeks off … Continue reading

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Jesus and Election Years

Like many (maybe most?) other Americans, I am deeply disturbed by the current state of the political climate in America. Yet, I can’t help but think that we are reaping what we have sown. As a follower of Jesus, I … Continue reading

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Temptation to Develop

I am in a small Bible study with some other missionary men. We get together one a week and study the Scriptures and pray for each other. The other night, as we were discussing the merits of the arguments for … Continue reading

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