Because it is so powerful, shame is a dangerous tool. Imagine living in ancient Sparta and hearing a story about a boy stealing a fox from your teacher. The Spartan boy, learned only the basics, according to Plutarch, such as music and mathematics. Their principal training is a military one, often even crossing moral boundaries,... Continue Reading →
CAN DONALD TRUMP DELIVER ON HIS PROMISES?
This is the second post in a series on Donald Trump's book, Donald Trump’s book, Crippled America: How To Make America Great Again. The first was THE UNITED STATES ARMED FORCES: A WORLD CLASS MERCENARY FORCE? In the first post we focused on the chapters that speak to Trump's proposals on immigration and foreign policy.... Continue Reading →
THE UNITED STATES ARMED FORCES: A WORLD CLASS MERCENARY FORCE?
Part One Of A Book Report I have read about half of Donald Trump's book, Crippled America: How To Make America Great Again. Thus far, I have gotten through Chapter 5, which is about our failing education system. However, this post is mostly about Chapter 4, "Foreign Policy: Fighting for Peace." I did not... Continue Reading →
PART 5 FOR BOTH “HOW A POOR WIDOW ANSWERED HER CALLING” AND “GOVERNMENT-GIVEN RIGHTS VERSUS GOD-GIVEN RIGHTS”
Here we continue a series. I have provided links to the previous posts a the bottom of this post. The subject here? The upcoming election. How Do We Choose The Best Candidate? Christianity is not a theocracy. God provided the Jews the Mosaic Law. Christians He provided the Holy Spirit; the example of Jesus' life,... Continue Reading →