What Everybody Ought to Know About God and Justice

“The Rock, his work is perfect, for all his ways are justice. A God of faithfulness and without iniquity, just and upright is he.” ~ Deuteronomy 32:4 “For I the LORD love justice.” ~ Isaiah 61:8a A picture hangs in the hallway of my school, put there by students...

Laughing When You Don’t Understand

“Don’t laugh at what you don’t understand.” Okay, so the words sound a bit harsh, but I promise you that my tone of voice and facial expression clearly communicated warmth, love, and kindness. And yes, I did say this to my students. Because my...

Life Will Go On

Tomorrow, life will go on. Teachers will return to their oversized classrooms filled with immigrant students whose lives have been suddenly upended, and millions of Evangelicals will wait expectantly for the Republican President and Republican-controlled House and...

The Second Command… I mean Amendment

I was born in America. I was raised to believe that the Bill of Rights was God’s gift to mankind. I grew up memorizing the preamble to the Constitution and thoroughly internalizing the absolute necessity of the “right to bear arms.” I know all about...