Seeing Ourselves in Wonder Woman Movie
culture, faith

Seeing Ourselves in the New Wonder Woman Movie

Wonder Woman is not my thing. She never has been. Not the comic books. Not the old television show. And certainly not the old cartoon. When my high school history teacher teased the girls for apparent daydreaming, he accused us of flying around in our invisible jets and that is about the closest connection I ever had to the Amazon…

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church in iceland
Sunday Reflections

Christian by default

“Go ye therefore into all the nations . . . ” including Iceland! I may have only liked this so much because it’s Iceland. Who can’t love a people living in a frozen wasteland on the side of a volcano? The landscape is beautiful and they give each other books for Christmas. What’s not to love? My two take aways…

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faith, family

The quest for a bible

I stand in Family Christian, perusing the bibles, admitting defeat.  Defeat because what I want isn’t here, I know that.  It never has been and it likely never will be.  The closest I ever came to what I want was at Sam’s Club, of all places, but that one opportunity came and slipped away. I look at the bibles and…

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faith

The Conservative Bible Project

How do you alienate Christians and make a mockery of conservatives in a single act?  Undertake a new Bible translation!  The Conservative Bible will allow you to read the Bible without those annoying liberal verses such as these: John 7:53-8:11 We all know Jesus wouldn’t have stopped a good stoning.  You’d think he actually had some use for sinners, or…

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