The US Represented MUSE-Letter for October 30-November 5, 2016

Sunday, October 30: Habitually Distracted

“Praying for a Righteous Smack Down: The Amazing Adventures of Smitey Man” – Gary Walker

smiteyYou’ve probably seen folks like this, the ones who get a kick out of believing someone is on the verge of a major smiting, whether it’s a person, religious group, city, country, political party, or football team. Yes, bad things are happening to others, but they’re happening because God doesn’t like them.

“Free Falling”- Suzanne Calvin-Yim

speed-dating-2So… this woman walks into a door…” Not exactly what anyone expects at a speed dating event, but sometimes with chaos comes compassion… And if compassion comes with a set of baby blues, what’s a girl to do?

Tuesday, November 1: “Halloween Trickery” – Jerome Parent

punkinJerome Parent writes about his confusion concerning the holiday. Is it a pagan ritual, or Christian tradition? And why did my son get creationist literature instead of candy from a neighbor’s house?