The Hope of the Christian in Times of Unrest
One weekend recently, I made the seemingly simple decision to go to a chain store to shop for a swimsuit.
"Oh, wait," my husband said, and pulled out his cell phone. "Okay, so you shouldn't go to the one on State Street, because that's where the protestors are tonight."
No problem. There's another one. I got in the car. My husband appeared at the door to the garage, holding up one finger while again looking at his phone. "Don't take North Main, either," he warned. "There was just a shooting there."
Good grief, I thought to myself. This is getting ridiculous. But I complied, made it to the store, parked, and started walking in.
That's when I...
is the managing editor of the Howard Center's quarterly journal, The Family in America: A Journal of Public Policy.This article originally appeared in Salvo, Issue #54, Fall 2020 Copyright © 2020 Salvo | www.salvomag.com https://salvomag.com/article/salvo54/always-burning