Category Archives: Faith and Politics

Political Heat ~ And a Fiery Encounter with Jesus

Intrigue and allegations permeate the political atmosphere these days as we approach another Election Day on Tuesday here in our home state of Virginia. The indefatigable efforts of politicians and their willing cohorts in the press seem intent on keeping … Continue reading

Posted in Faith and Politics, Faith, Family, and Culture, In the News, Insights, Wake Up Calls | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

A Time to Stand ~ A Time to Kneel

Sometimes things that don’t really matter are worth our attention because they affect things that do matter. The football fracas is one of them. I’m aware that multitudes might disagree with my assessment, of course, and I will defend to … Continue reading

Posted in Faith and Politics, Faith, Family, and Culture, In the News, Insights, Right Side Up | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

A Biased Look at Good News

Last week I indulged in a little sarcasm directed toward what appears to be an obsessive tendency in the media these days to suppress, deny, avoid, or challenge information that most of us would classify as “good news”. That trend … Continue reading

Posted in Faith and Politics, In the News, Insights, Right Side Up | Tagged , | 4 Comments

Slavery Worth Protesting!

This may be something you haven’t heard in a while—an actual piece of bona fide good news. We could all use some after a week that included threats of a North Korean nuclear holocaust, a bloody “radical left vs. radical … Continue reading

Posted in Faith and Politics, Faith, Family, and Culture, In the News, Insights, Wake Up Calls | Tagged , , | 4 Comments

Narratives–Irritating Distractions or Divine Directives?

My uncle once remarked about his wife, “She’ll talk with you about anything you want to talk about—as long as it’s horses.” It was his way of alerting folks to the fact that my aunt was a horse enthusiast—“enthusiast” meaning, … Continue reading

Posted in Faith and Politics, Faith, Family, and Culture, In the News, Insights, Wake Up Calls | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

Divisiveness in America ~ A Right Side Up Perspective

Posting a picture of a hangnail that you think makes your thumb look like John the Baptist would be more likely to go viral these days than another impassioned, whining reminder that we live in a divided nation. Google pops … Continue reading

Posted in Faith and Politics, Faith, Family, and Culture, In the News, Insights, Right Side Up | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments