In the old theological meaning of the word, scandal isn’t really about what happens to the person who does something wrong. It’s about what happens to everybody else, those left in the scandal’s wake, wondering if there’s anything left to believe.

"Autism is an internal, lived experience and a neurotype, not a checklist of observable behaviors. It is impossible to accurately diagnose autism based on outward behavior."

Kind of hard to admit that it's two weeks until Labor Day!

We've through this messy, confusing time for over five months. In a sense the year 2020 has flown by so fast. At the same time I feel I've lost sense of time itself.

"I’d say you’ll do best by filling your minds and meditating on things true, noble, reputable, authentic, compelling, gracious—the best, not the worst; the beautiful, not the ugly; things to praise, not things to curse." Phil. 4:8 (MSG)

Pledge of allegiance (USA), DNC and Trump misinformation 

Even more ironic is that the Evangelicals and Fundamentalists (not interchangeable terms) used to criticize "Social Gospel" Mainline Protestants for putting worldly politics above preaching the Gospel and saving souls. Traditionally "political Christians" were the liberals.

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