Despite the assertions the Confederate leaders and of the “Lost Cause” historians, an examination of history reveals that men and women of the Southern states were neither particularly noble nor Christian. They fought the perceived injustice of northern aggression to maintain their own expressions of injustice.
Invisible smiles. To unmask the secret workings of April’s cancer, she and I had to cover our faces with blue, three-ply fabric bound together by elastic string seemingly designed to afflict one’s ears.… Continue reading
The gospel is beautiful because God is glorious us and we are not. When Jesus assumes his heavenly state in Matthew 17, Peter, James and John fall on their face in holy terror.… Continue reading