On the lighter side of the news and just in time for holiday giving…

Reserve your spot in:

Heaven

or

Hell

They claim it’s 100% guaranteed! Now that’s a gift that keeps on giving. Hey, why take a chance with your eternal destiny. Just in case. You never know. It could be true. Do I sense a Pascal’s Wager coming into play here?

I think I would rather have a pet rock.

Faith-Based Politics, The Obama Way

If this article is true, I’m not that excited about this shift. True, it’s better than what we had under Bush, but why can’t we just leave religion out of politics? Why does every politician feel they have to drag their religion into the public sphere?

Kathleen Parker had a very good editorial in the newspaper today on Evangelicals are killing the Republicans. I think she gets it: “But, like it or not, we are a diverse nation, no longer predominantly white and Christian.” I can only hope for the day when the political machinery of this nation realizes this too.