Kathie’s Roman Digs (Week 27-Romans 13)

There’s a fight in America about who’s going to be “king of the hill:” democrats, republicans, progressives, socialists… Many are stridently declaring they’re right and everyone else is stupid or misled. Others have decided that all authority has to go–they’re going to be the law unto themselves. Others have taken advantage of chaos to kill,… Read More

Dig into Romans with Me (Week 27-Romans 13)

As we look around our country, we realize that this chapter could have been written just for us at such a time as this. Remember that Paul was writing to the Jews living in Rome, under Roman rule, paying Roman taxes, and being persecuted, tortured, and denied their rights. How are we to live in… Read More

Taxes and Public/Private Education

“Tax money for schools” was the subject of a recent radio discussion.┬áIt is my understanding that the Iowa state legislature included a tax break for those who give donations to scholarship fund for those who wish to attend Christian or parochial schools. To my sorrow, the opinions of those who called in often revealed an… Read More