A Mark of Civilization

My wife and I are currently on vacation in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan in a small city called Escanaba. We are staying in a cozy AirBnB downtown in what…

Hagia Sophia Turned into Mosque

In the news recently, but not receiving much play in the U.S., is the move by the Turkish Government to convert Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, Turkey into a mosque. Here…

Civil Liberties and Covid 19

There is a great difference between being ordered to stay in our homes and doing so voluntarily. I am very skeptical that the government can order us to not gather…

An Easter Observation

This is the first Easter I know of that the First Presbyterian Church is completely empty...except for me. I did my usual morning tour of the building and thought of…