“In Ragweed’s Name I Pray”

bent-over stalk of wheat

In September 2019, there was a report of people at Union Theological Seminary praying to plants. They acknowledged (and confessed to) the plants as “the beings who sustain us but whose gift we too often fail to honor.” Some critics felt that these people had lost their minds. In my view, that would be preferable to what they actually lost:…

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Living Dangerously

young man in hoodie facing a distant crowd through the fog

Jay Sekulow’s ACLU periodically has to defend a student whose Bible has been confiscated at school and/or the student has been told it’s forbidden to talk about Jesus there, even during free time like recess. Here’s one such report about a fourth grader. I can’t help wanting to take advantage of this kind of situation to turn it on its…

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