By Larry Robertson
Pastor, Hilldale Baptist Church, Clarksville
CLARKSVILLE —“It all started when he hit me back!” That’s what the little boy told his mother when he got in trouble for fighting with his brother. Isn’t it interesting how easily we can excuse our own behavior by blaming others?
Unless your name is Rip Van Winkle and you just woke up from a long nap under a tree, you know that our nation is in desperate turmoil. Civility has been dismissed as passé, and angry rhetoric has been normalized. Our blessed nation should be ashamed, but it’s not.
“It all started when he hit me back!” Of course! It’s always the other guy’s fault, right? [Read more…]