I Am a conservative Western Christian
My two conservative bents seem to be in conflict with one another.
Police officers: Authority and accountability
Yes, the arm of the law is long, but in very predictable ways.
Dickens’ Christmas mystery
I suggest that you read Dickens’ “A Christmas Tree,” and allow this sacred writing to draw your heart and mind to remember and contemplate the mystery of all mysteries, the mystery of the ages.
My imperfect thanks
If we lived perfect lives, we would feel personal entitlement. We wouldn’t be calling out our thanksgiving to the very heavens as we are today.
Scotland: May we all live free
Politicians would be foolish to ignore our traditions of individualism.
Designing history: The identity of the 21st century
Let’s choose to define the new century as the “Era of Unity and Community” rather than the “Era of Terror.”
Cell phones while driving: Should the State House decide?
Should cell phone use should be a personal decision rather than a matter of government legislation?
Retirement: A new and different form of work
Both financial and physical well-being in retirement require foresight and planning.