Guest columnists

February 2, 2011

President Barack Obama’s ‘new economy’ paradox

In my column last week, I dwelled on how desperately President Obama wants a renewable energy bill as part of his legacy – perhaps the defining […]
February 2, 2011

Darkness must be named ‘evil’ if we are to overcome it

Sometimes, when I am teaching a class, I give my adult students an oral quiz about where Jesus spent his life on earth. The first question […]
February 9, 2011

President Obama taken to the judicial woodshed

It was not a good week for the Obama administration in federal courts. In two high-profile issues, two different federal judges took Team Obama to the […]
February 9, 2011

Local woman’s story teaches us how to live life to its fullest

I am presently employed as a part-time chaplain for Journey Hospice whose office is in Houma. In this capacity, I help people with life-limiting illnesses to […]