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The Healing Scent of Holiness

In my city, any many others, there are occasional small clusters of earnest people outside Planned Parenthood offices. They hold garish signs of bloody fetuses and they sometimes chant or sing. Sometimes th...
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War on Christmas

And then there are those who rouse our passions about a “War on Christmas”. I found this tedious last year, and the year before, and the year before… But this compromise is as old as the Christmas story its...
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Foreclosure Tourism

If you think driving by a series of For Sale signs in your neighborhood is sobering, consider what a closer look might hold. I took a real estate sponsored tour of foreclosed homes in my area recently. These ...
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Honky-Tonk Hymns in the God Pod

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He Has A Name

I can’t remember his name now, it was one of those not very unusual names, Tom, or Ron or Mike, but the man holding the “Will work for Food”  sign on the side of the road has a name. He was in our drug ...