Category Archives: War

Compassion With Wisdom

But the wisdom from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, open to reason, full of mercy and good fruits, impartial and sincere. — James 3:17 It is a righteous, good, loving and Christ-like thing to have compassion, to do … Continue reading

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Peace

Hamas terrorists purposely situate themselves among Palestinian women and children in Gaza, and indiscriminately fire rockets at civilian targets in Israel.  Israel takes appropriate military action to protect its people, warning civilians in Gaza beforehand to evacuate the target areas.  … Continue reading

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Extremism In The Defense Of Liberty

As the 2012 elections get closer and you think about what qualities to look for in leaders you can believe in and vote for, consider the issue of war: what it means to you and what kinds of attitudes about … Continue reading

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The Politics Of Violence — Part 1

Change and Confusion I recently watched a movie from 1945 — the year I was born — which had a scene of a father spanking his daughter. The little girl acknowledged that her father was spanking her because he loved … Continue reading

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Fly The Flag At Half-Staff

Back in January President Obama ordered that flags be flown at half-staff for a week on public buildings, grounds and military installations, to honor those killed in the Arizona shooting. Six people had been killed, including a federal judge and … Continue reading

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Exercising Freedom Or Exercising Hate?

The other day as I was getting my hair cut, I overheard a conversation about the fighting in Libya.  A lady was saying, “There’s just too much hate in the world.  It doesn’t take that much to show a little … Continue reading

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Making Sense Of Propaganda

Moammar Gadhafi is a really bad guy.  But does that justify us going to war against him?  Remember Saddam Hussein?  He was a really bad guy and we went to war against him.  So, how are the people of Iraq … Continue reading

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