Author Archives: W. David O. Taylor

Open and Unafraid: Justice

Open and Unafraid: Justice

  Give justice to the weak and the orphan; maintain the right of the lowly and the destitute. — Psalm 82:3 “Cursed be anyone who deprives the alien, the orphan, and the widow of justice.” All the people shall say, “Amen!” — Deuteronomy 27:19 Injustices in the World On October 2, 2006, a dairy-truck driver

God can handle our broken hearts

Sadness: The Psalms as Prayers of Lament

Blessed are you who weep now. — Luke 6:21 Unless those who proclaim the Gospel acknowledge honestly that darkness… they might as well save their breath for all the lasting difference their proclaiming will make to anybody. ~ Frederick Buechner1 A Broken World We live in a broken world. Divorce fractures a family, a child