A Benediction.

For my friend Aaron. Blessed are the losers. Blessed are those who can’t catch a break. Blessed are those who fight and fight and never get ahead, who feel the riptide pulling them backward no matter how hard they swim. Blessed are the Sisyphean. Blessed are those who are too tired to fight, who feel the… Read More A Benediction.

Nothing can separate

Since last Friday I’ve seen a number of my Christian friends posting variations on the notion that the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting happened because we’ve removed God’s presence from schools – from Bryan Fischer’s remark that “God doesn’t go where He’s not wanted; He’s a gentleman,” to Mike Huckabee’s explanation that “We’ve systematically removed… Read More Nothing can separate