From the Pastor (Page 12)

From the Pastor (Page 12)

Greetings from Salt Lake City!

Greetings from Salt Lake City!  One of the things that always strikes me about this city is how wonderful it looks.  The streets are so clean, the people are generally so pleasant, and yet, there is a spiritual darkness that lays over this city that is almost palpable.  It reminds me of how Jesus described the Pharisees:  whitewashed tombs.  They look nice on the outside,…

Nebraska and the Death Penalty

Last week, the unicameral legislature of the state of Nebraska passed a law, over the governor’s veto, ending the death penalty in that state.  Nebraska is not considered, by any stretch of the imagination, to be a hotbed of liberal activism (the state has voted Republican in every presidential election since 1976 and has two Republican senators), so the decision of the…