Category: politics

How does the “World” teach me to be a Christian?

When I consider the cultures described in the scope of New ...

Consecration Question

First Confession: I'm a consecration story junkie. I have a soft spot ...

Agency: Guns, Gays and Abortion

With all the tumult about same sex marriage, gun rights, and ...

Lambs in Public Education

I am convinced that my third grade teacher Mrs. Sype was ...

On Commentary and Conduct

One of our core principles at Real Intent is to refrain ...

Part 6: In Which I Finally Get to Gay Marriage

This essay is the sixth and final in a series about Gay ...

Part 5: What is Marriage?

This essay is the fifth in a series about Gay Marriage and ...

Part 4: Why Does a Word Matter?

This essay is the fourth in a series about Gay Marriage and ...

Part 3: Gay Rights in Our Time and Place

This essay is the third in a series about Gay Marriage and ...

Part 2: American Assumptions about Orientation and Identity

This essay is the second in a series about Gay Marriage ...

Gay Marriage and Proposition 8, Part 1

Next month, the Supreme Court will hear oral arguments about the ...

Three questions from the 1964 Freedom Summer

A few days ago, my brother made the observation that Americans ...

No Turning Back Now

While half of our nation is in a relative state of ...

The President’s Ward

Not long ago I read an article in The Washington Post ...