The Unfair Tax

The Unfair Tax

Jan 20

For a long time I have been a big advocate of the “Fair Tax,” a national sales tax that replaces the current income tax.  Based on some things I have read recently I have changed my mind.  I am now opposed to the “Fair Tax.”  It is a sales tax and I have come to believe that all sales taxes are unfair. The idea of a sales tax is simple:  if you buy something then you pay the...

Political Mad Libs

Political Mad Libs

Jan 16

I have concluded that practically every social media post, press release, or op-ed piece written about politics can be reduced to an equation: (Phrase A) , (Evil Entity), (Phrase B) by billionaire (Evil Billionaire), are/have (Evil Act) to push their (Radical Adjective) agenda. Phrase A  — this should be something like “They’ve done it again” or “Once again.”  It should...

Give us this day

Give us this day

Jan 09

Over the last several weeks, God has been telling me to wait.  It’s been a recurring theme throughout the messages He has laid on my heart lately.  So I’ve chosen to try to live it out for 40 days. To start the new year, our church has chosen to fast together and pray for the church.  I am elated at what I see God doing in this church and in His people there.  I couldn’t be happier with...