Justice:  Mandatory Mercy?

Justice: Mandatory Mercy?

Justice and Righteousness Justice and righteousness are reflected in God’s character and actions. Because God is just and righteous, all that He is, does, and says reflect perfect justice and righteousness. This means our standard for justice must come from God’s...
Goodbye Charlie Dates

Goodbye Charlie Dates

In a recent article entitled “‘We out”, Chicago pastor Charlie Dates announced that his church would be leaving the SBC over its rejection of critical race theory. When I first saw this my initial response was “Good!” However, in an effort to be fair and understand...
You Can Keep the Mask

You Can Keep the Mask

Last Thursday IL Governor J. B. Pritzker extended the stay-at-home order until the end of May and announced a new requirement–wearing a mask in public indoor places, such as stores.  I haven’t worn a mask yet and I am loath to start. For me the mask is not so...
Yes, Let’s Talk About Religion and Politics!

Yes, Let’s Talk About Religion and Politics!

The 101st Illinois General Assembly has adjourned and the results are in. The state of Illinois is a moral disaster and about to get worse. Our lawmakers seem to be doing everything in their power to encourage and facilitate evil and debauchery.  The legislation on...
Don’t Talk to Me About Compassion…

Don’t Talk to Me About Compassion…

Pro-abortion lawmakers hear me now.   Don’t talk to me about compassion–not anymore.  I don’t want to hear about families being separated at the borders, LGBT suicide rates, the plight of the homeless or polar bears on melting ice...