Let Understanding Preceded Cristicism

What do you think of when you think family? For me it’s the people that live in my house: Tricia, Kaitlyn and Adeline. Thinking of family in this way is a fairly recent shift. Even the name nuclear family is a tip of the hat to this. Nuclear wasn’t a word until the...

NV

Do not envy the wicked, do not desire their company; for their hearts plot violence,     and their lips talk about making trouble. You had me at “Do not envy.” Those three words, just one in Hebrew, are really the way to go. It’s a good rule to live by. But, the next...

Solomon the Bartender

“If you find four Lutherans, there will be a fifth.” That’s a joke a Baptist told me. Then again, “What do you say to a Baptist at the liquor store? Nothing and avoid eye contact, if you don’t look at each other you weren’t there.” It was a Lutheran told me that...