Monthly Archives: August 2016

On the Failure of Christianity

In the midst of a presidential campaign in which both primary candidates claim to be Christian yet their behaviors argue otherwise, in the midst of escalating war and senseless violence, in the midst of cruel poverty and starvation world-wide, something … Continue reading

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On Childhood Heroes: Jimmy Piersall

I read somewhere once that stories that were favorites when we were children usually tell something about us (Mine was Ferdinand the Bull). The same is likely true of our childhood heroes. Like the song says, many of my boyhood heroes were … Continue reading

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