Identity Politics and God’s Perspective

“The tools of conquest do not necessarily come with bombs and explosions and fallout. There are weapons that are simply thoughts, attitudes, and prejudices – found only in the minds of men. For the record, prejudices can kill and suspicion can destroy, and a...

“We don’t do that here”

Many years ago during the first years of our marriage, Denise and I were spiritual nomads looking for a church home. We waffled between the Catholic Church Denise knew in Puerto Rico, and I rebelled against the formalism of the United Methodist Church. Our journey...

Would the book of Psalms exist if David had Prozac®?

Prozac® is one of the world’s top-selling anti-depressants. The theory behind the creation of the medication is to regulate the serotonin levels in the brain so that the observed fluctuations in mood swings among those with depression, PTSD, abuse etc. would...

Why did God Create Eden?

Have you ever wondered why God created Eden” Of course, many of us are familiar with the “Tick-Tock” of Creation, the Temptation of Eve by the Serpent, and the results of the Fall. They are all events of history, and they explain the “What” of the beginning, but it...