just some current thoughts…in essay form.

Globalization has made Christians increasingly aware of America’s interdependence with the rest of the world. The internet and news media have provided technicolor pictures of the plight of the worlds poor unlike any other time in history. Beneath the thin veneer of the American Dream lies the grim reality that America’s consumerism comes at great… Continue reading just some current thoughts…in essay form.

yet another uncomfortable delimma.

So…last night I went to the Portland Rescue Mission to go to the volunteer orientation. I was really frustrated at times with some of the other folks at the meeting. People gave their wise advice on how they don’t want to “enable” the homeless by giving them money that may go toward their vices. I… Continue reading yet another uncomfortable delimma.