Saturday, November 08, 2008

Rhetorical Abortion

found this simple yet solid post on abortion. definitely worth electronic space:

Embryo, Fetus, Baby ... Have we missed a possibility?
(re-posted from
18 oct 2008, 20.15

Governor Palin is definitely re-energizing the Right to Life movement with her courage and decency in having her son Trig, so I wanted to revisit a few of the terms in which the current debate has been argued and show where I think we have made some mistakes that have given too much ground to the Abortion Rights folks.

Monday, August 11, 2008

Does God Talk Cheap To Me?

God's plan is not about a job, a course or a person.
it's not this company or that university or this career.
his perfect will is not about the next "significant" person i'll meet,
nor is his best plan what eventually turns up or what just works out.

Friday, June 06, 2008

Place In This World

"Their cries... ascended to God. God listened to thir groanings... God [never forgot] His [promise]... God saw what was going on... God understood." Exodus 2.23-25 (MSG)

hey sojourner, your circumstances do not determine the sovereignty of God. trust his word over your feelings. separate emotions from truth. see, there are no right or wrong emotions, all these are understood by God. he may or may not agree with what you feel, but he perfectly understands them all. however, it's that very property of emotions (being neither right or wrong) that invalidates them to be the basis of anything, much less decisions/indications of God's relationship with you.

Sunday, June 01, 2008

Perfect Church? No Such Thing.

when christian believers gather in churches, everything that can go wrong sooner or later does. outsiders, on observing this, conclude that there is nothing to the religion business except, perhaps, business – and dishonest business at that. insiders see it differently