Monthly Archives: November 2018

The arrogance of martyrdom

A common part of Christian Evangelicalism is the belief that it is the duty of the church to go out into all the world and take them the message of Jesus, whether they want to hear it or not. This message is to share what they call the “good news”; that we are sinful and sinners separate from God, without …

Farewell to an icon

Fans around the world began to mourn early Monday afternoon when it was announced Marvel Comics co-creator, Stan Lee, had passed away.   For those who are not part of the world of comic books, fantasy, and fandom, it may be difficult to relate to the depth of emotion those of us in that world were overwhelmed by. After all, …

Why are Nazi’s a thing in 2018?

This past weekend, 11 people were killed in a synagogue in Pittsburgh by a Nazi. A Nazi killed Jews, in America, in 2018.   In another event, a white man gunned down two black men when he was unable to enter a predominantly black church to carry out an attack.   After reading the news, I messaged a friend of …