Don’t Blame God

Holy Cow! Or should I say, "Holy Bull Sh*t."Two very different stories this week seemed to blame God for tragic outcomes. The cornerstone of Biblical Christianity is the notion of free will. God can protect us from ourselves, but He won't impose His will if we...

No Tax Money for Planned Parenthood

In an opinion piece in the Concord Monitor, A candidate running for NH Executive Council posted her reason for running. She said that the Executive Council had incredible power to control funding and that they have control over agencies in NH. Commuter rail system, renewable energy,...

The Silverback Incident

Death threats and over 400,000 signatures on a petition demanding justice for the death of a gorilla? It was a shame. He was a beautiful animal, but the fact of the matter was that a child was at risk. Over the weekend, a four-year-old child...

Some Babies are Expendable

The US had laws against committing abortion for more than half her life as a nation. It would seem the US is a petulant child. In the middle of the last century, people called for relaxation of abortion laws. It took a dozen more years to...

Ungoverned

From laws enacted by lawmakers and rules decreed by agencies, most of us are highly regulated in every aspect of our lives. We get permission from the government for all kinds of things and we register activities for continued monitoring. Businesses and business owners are...

Visit the Sick

If you've ever been ill for any length of time, you know it can be isolating. There's a sense of loss, even if it is temporary. Whether it's the flu or early pregnancy, an injury or some other illness, days or weeks may be lost....

Kill the Baby

Holli was just 18. She had been raped by her mother's husband. The answer to the problem? Kill the baby, of course. When she got pregnant, Holli could have been spared the painful rapes if she'd been allowed to live.Holli was repeatedly raped, suffered sexually...

Presidents and Pro-Lifers

The presidential election is not until November. NH's first in the nation primary was in February, but the fervour started before 2015. Rumblings and discussions about who would run, who wouldn't, and what the implications are have engaged millions of people for innumerable hours.For those...

Should Women Be Accountable If They Abort?

This isn't a sound-bite type of question. Let's unpack it.First of all, if the law recognized preborn babies as persons with the human rights afforded all other persons, abortion would be illegal. That "if" is at issue with every election and every legislative session. It is...

Giving Back What Was Stolen

Some people call it, "paying it forward". Others are legitimately paying back by restitution. Still, some have an internal desire to do good and share.I have been spending a lot of time with the Scriptures. I'm studying for a project. I have also put preachers...