Of Aliens & Autonomy in New Mexico

For my first visit to the city of space aliens and UFOs, I wasn’t quite sure what to expect when I arrived in Roswell, NM for this year’s annual meeting of the Baptist Convention of New Mexico.  I’m glad to report…

Dissenting Voices in NC and Beyond!

What do Norman Jameson, soon-to-be-former editor of the Biblical Recorder, and Juan Williams, recently fired analyst for NPR, have in common?  They both learned that dissenting from the party line will, sooner or later, mean that you are out of a job. What…

Slippery Slopes: Speech, Islam & NPR

“As the sled of what is considered offensive to Islam hurdles down the hill, plowing over the First Amendment as it goes, it is not a question if something else will be seen as offensive, but merely what will be seen as offensive.  The…

Tim Tebow: Ridiculed & Blessed!

And He (Jesus) opened His mouth and taught them, saying: Blessed are those who are persecuted for righteousness’ sake, for theirs is the kingdom of God.  Blessed are those when others revile you and persecute you and utter all kinds…