Life Wins

So many troublesome things are happening in 2022 that it’s often hard to raise our eyes and see God at work.

But three recent Supreme Court decisions are great cause for joy:

  • Striking down the New York concealed carry law (2nd Amendment right to bear arms),
  • Affirming religious liberty (Coach Joe Kennedy praying at school), and
  • The Dobb’s decision striking down Roe v. Wade.

These stand out as bright rays of sunshine and wonderful answers to prayer, perseverance, and maybe a turning of the cultural tide.

Especially the defeat of Roe v. Wade–on June 24, 2022.

After forty-nine long years, life wins.

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The USA Has Less Mass Shootings Than Switzerland

I’m still on a break between school quarters, but doing a lot of praying about the soon-to-be-announced possible striking down of Roe v. Wade by the United States Supreme Court.

Abortion is the most serious crime of our time because its the largest form of “shedding of innocent blood” in human history. But there are other forms of heinous murder like unjust war, terrorism, and even school shootings–like the recent one at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas.

Guess who leads the world in school shootings? Not the United States.

Here are the facts.

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Wisdom

Right now I’m dealing with some situations that require wisdom.

One involves an individual where advice is crucial. Another may impact the future of a 140-year old organization. A third relates to a book project. And the last one is what I will eat for dinner so I can keep losing a few pounds.

Just kidding on the last one.

But maybe not. We desperately need wisdom in every area of life–especially the big ones.

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