Tag: gun control

Protecting Children and Ending the Culture of Death

The focus and debate on the larger implications of Parkland has continued over the past week.  In my last post, I contended that spiritual renewal and providing real community to people would be the best ways to prevent future tragedies.  While I continue to believe this, I’d like to discuss some other causes and solutions…

There Really is a Way to Prevent Gun Violence

We are all heartbroken by the brutal shooting this week in Parkland, Florida.  17 precious souls lost.  The story is a depressingly familiar — a lonely, probably mentally ill young man obtains a semi-automatic weapon (in this case, like many others, an AR-15) and enters a school with the intent to kill as many kids…