I Believe…The Communion of the [Sinful] Saints

Somewhere along the line, someone started the rumor that church-going people are decent people, that they're good and wholesome, that churches are made up of people who have their ethical ducks in a moral row.  When non-church goers who believe that rumor go to a church, they often complain that they "got burned" because they found… Continue reading I Believe…The Communion of the [Sinful] Saints

On Being Sad

That Americans will do almost anything to enjoy a happy life here and now is news to very few people.  Books, drugs, plastic surgery, therapy, amulets, meditation, exercise, stocks, bonds, clothes, phones, sermons, food, and everything else is consumed by Americans in search of a happy and almost stress free life.  We spend half of… Continue reading On Being Sad