We've seen several pastors we follow post on messages they plan for this coming Sunday and have previewed notes that some supply... oh dear. "Why, we wonder, and how, did revolutionary-era Americans choose to adopt a radical regime of religious freedom? Their reasons did not rely on any idealistic consensus that religion must be separate from politics … Continue reading This Sunday: Politics from the Pulpit?
Independence Day, 2014 -- What does freedom mean to you? Some thoughts... Unconfined? Undefined? Not really, because we agree to limits -- the law -- and associate with ideas that provide context and meaning in life. I'm blessed to claim my citizenship as an American, and be defined by that ideal. The covenant of Grace … Continue reading Freedom