From Good Magazine: For thousands of years the world’s religions have been preaching—if not always practicing—forgiveness. Now the medical community is finding that there are more benefits to letting things go than just better relationships and peace of mind. As the results of long-term studies on the physiological impacts of forgiveness trickle in, the evidence [...]
Archive for August, 2012
Monergism decides not to sell the Baptist version of Covenant Theology on its website. Here’s why: We believe that Kingdom through Covenant both misrepresents Covenant Theology and promotes an unbiblical alternative. Of course we are not trying to decide for you what to buy, but rather, encourage you in the right direction when you have a [...]
What should Todd Akin do? (CNN) – Republican Rep. Todd Akin isn’t budging. Despite calls from his party establishment to drop out — including a personal phone call from vice presidential hopeful Paul Ryan — Akin said Wednesday he is staying in the Senate race. “The people of Missouri chose me to be their candidate. And [...]
Do not be deceived: they protested desegregation with their own schools because they weren’t racists (right?)
This photo (taken from Southernspaces.org/Nashville Public Library) is worthy of a dissertation. If you asked these guys if they were racists they would likely say, “no.” It is this type of duplicitous thinking that dominated white Southern gospel-centered churches in the Southeast in 1964-1965. So many will argue that their churches were not racist even [...]
Anthony Bradley is a prime example of how white Judeochristians will do anything to appease a Negro who joins their Afro-Saxon club. They give him a degree and career, and then they let him berate them for not being sensitive to the needs and feelings of hyper-sensitive minorities. They gladly humiliate themselves for the privilege. [...]
Ok, so all this talk of Republicans suggesting that Hillary Clinton should be Obama’s VP running mate in this next election is probably a GOP plan to employ some reverse psychology to make sure it doesn’t happen. I wouldn’t be surprised.
This progressing condescension is getting unbearable. Can’t deal. If Romeny wins he’s going to put us “back in chains?” Really??? Seriously. Who is going to stop this?
From CNN: The organization that grants academic accreditation to Penn State has warned the school that it is in danger of losing that crucial status in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal, the university announced this week. . . The commission voted August 6 to place the school on warning status. [...]