The Mushy Middle series: on politics

I am starting a new series I'll call The Mushy Middle: (a term I borrowed and used to kick-off this series from [HatTip] Pastor Tim Keller)... a series of posts on politics, church life, culture, theology-discipleship, and ministry It seems that the mushy middle on the political landscape is being pushed out.  When the Tea …

A star rising: Sen. John McCain for President

Sen. John McCain’s speech tonight at the Republican National Convention in St. Paul, MN took me by surprise, and I’m sure it also took a lot of people by surprise—including many Democrats. Let me first preface this by noting that John McCain is not a rhetoretician (edited). Obama could easily walk circles around McCain using …