24 posts in category Wes on a prayer

The Best Guanxi Is With Jesus

The simplified Chinese symbols above represent the Chinese word "guanxi", which loosely means "relationship" or "connection" in English. The Oxford dictionary ...

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What Do We Tell Our Children?

There is a girl named Malala that stares down upon the city of Temple. She is on a billboard that everyone driving from the east can see along the loop near ...

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I Told You So. The Left Is At War

I told you so. The Left is at war. Indeed, I receive no joy in writing these words. Last July, I warned people that something terrible was afoot. On July 2nd ...

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Metaphors of Wheels,Water & Medicine

Why do bad things happen to good people? Why do good things happen to the wicked? These two questions are ageless, for they have been asked for ages. Boethius ...

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Philosophy For Then And Now

I just began reading a book titled Consolation of Philosophy by Boethius. Since the origin of the word "Philosophy" is from a Greek word meaning "love of ...

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Has America Lost Her Lampstand

Has America lost her lampstand? One may think that is a rather strange question. It is a reference to Revelation 2. “To the angel of the church in ...

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Freedom is a relationship with God

Freedom Is A Relationship With God

An Awakening Prayer Dear God, As the US government becomes more untethered from you, many are praying for a national awakening. It is as though humankind ...

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The Green New Deal Is An Old Idea

The photo above is by Assenmacher and slightly cropped by me. The license to use it is at this link. It is a photograph of the coffer used by Johann Tetzel. ...

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The Birth Of Hope & An Ice Storm in Texas

I began to write a blog on the night of February 13th, 2021. I only wrote the title,  Hope – The Birth Of, and the first two sentences, “Hope is not a ...

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The Two Irreconcilable Faiths of Our Time

In my memoir titled Quintessential Redneck, I wrote humankind sits on a three-legged stool. "The first leg is our societal or cultural underpinning. The next ...

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