Deliver Me, or Some Thoughts on Current Events

Here are a few thoughts on state violence, police brutality, racism, protests, riots, health pandemics, and the Christian response.

Update: Site Additions

As I'm sure you've noticed, the site has a new look and more changes are coming.  Over the years this blog has morphed from a simple music and devotions blog to one that covers a wide range of topics.  One topic that has been on my heart for over a year now is News &… Continue reading Update: Site Additions

Dear Church, or Losing My Religion

Editor's Note: July 4, 2016 This post was originally written on my phone during a plane ride and posted later that day after five hours of driving.  As a result of the time restraints I only had time to apply headers before posting.  Therefore, in this update I am adding source links to claims that… Continue reading Dear Church, or Losing My Religion

The Facebook Effect, or False Perceptions

I've been a Facebook user since 2005.  Back then it was a golden time; it was only available to college students and we used it to keep up with friends.  No annoying game requests, no worrying about what your grandparents or employer would think about that tired 3am post, and your news feed was limited… Continue reading The Facebook Effect, or False Perceptions

Update: Six Months Later

It's been roughly six months since my last post, and for that I apologize.  During that time my family and I have moved one last time, I am one semester closer to finishing my degree, and I have started a new and much more enjoyable job.  But why has it been so long since I've… Continue reading Update: Six Months Later

A Divided House, or Faith in Politics

If you've followed me for any length of time then you know that there are two things I am quite passionate about: Jesus, and Political discourse/activism Now don't get me wrong, I enjoy many other things as well.  I love to spend time with my family, I like writing, I'm currently enjoying the shows Chuck and The Man in… Continue reading A Divided House, or Faith in Politics

Left Wing/RightWing: A Christian Political Scientist’s Review of Modern Politics

I am a political junkie.  I am a student of political science and I watch the news far more often than I probably should, but I like knowing what's going on and being able to engage in discussions that the power players are having.  That being said, I've recognized that for most Americans political speak… Continue reading Left Wing/RightWing: A Christian Political Scientist’s Review of Modern Politics

Why Non-Christians Don’t Like Christians, or What are We Doing Wrong?

A quick consideration and response to a post by hessianwithteeth.