This is something that I have been thinking of for some time. As a relatively new christian, I have always had somewhat of a patriotic background. All of my grandfathers were in the military, my uncle, and father are firefighters, and my father and brother are police officers, so the term hero has a lot […]Read more "Christianity and Patriotism. I Pledge Allegiance to God."
My friend got a new apartment. I drive a truck, so naturally my help was requested. I was happy to oblige because he makes good pizza, and what better way to spend a Saturday than driving around Grand Rapids? On the drive I saw this tree. I like it. So I stopped and took a […]Read more "Sitting on the Hood of My Car, Smoking a Cigarette"
Recently I have noticed a trend of Christians (I am using this term loosely) coming out of the woodwork who maintain this progressive, hippy, chic version of a life devoted to Christ. It is a carefully developed facade, a sham that makes believers into trendy, easy-to-get-along-with, “enlightened” people whom non-believers approve of because of the “God-is-love-Christ-is-love-anything-goes” […]Read more "Faith or Facade?"