Monthly Archives: January 2012

Defeating Radical Islam — An Astounding Answer from an Unexpected Source!


Ayaan Hirsi Ali is a remarkable woman.  Born into a Somali Muslim family, she endured the typical abusive environment surrounding young girls and blossoming women until finally escaping the fate prescribed by her father: being pledged in marriage to an older Somali … Continue reading

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Hope for the PC(USA)? Perception Is Not Reality…. (Part 2)


Yesterday I began a response to an open letter from “the Chicago eight” concerning the future status of the Presbyterian Church (USA).  The authors’ claim is that the future of our denomination is bursting with hope, and that we disaffected … Continue reading

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Hope for the PC(USA)? Perception Is Not Reality…. (Part 1)


Yesterday, 8 Presbyterian elders of various persuasions issued a joint letter to the many thousands of disaffected Presbyterians presently contemplating leaving the PCUSA.  The letter was a plea not to leave, saying in essence that things are not as bad as … Continue reading

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“I Don’t Want to Go to Heaven If…”


How would you finish the title sentence above?  It’s hard to imagine anyone not wanting to go to heaven, unless their vision of God is so anemic and insipid that they imagine the shadows of this world to be better than … Continue reading

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