Tuck’s Blog

Super Tuesday

Virginia was one of those states that held primaries or caucuses on that multi-primary event called “Super Tuesday.”  Except it didn’t seem all that super, did it?  Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump now seem well on their way to an inevitable meeting in November as the nominees of their parties.  OK, maybe that isn’t necessarily…

Legal Technicality

We’ve now started our favorite part of our Old Testament reading— the legal fine print.  The ending of Exodus reminds us that Leviticus is coming… where daily Bible reading plans go to die.  Some people thoroughly enjoy sifting through intricate detail and minute instruction of this legal material of the Old Testament.  But many have…

Praise and Worship and Life

The expression “praise and worship” is usually our “church code” for “singing.”  If you see “Praise and Worship” listed in an Order of Worship, you pretty much know that is going to be a time of singing, right?  The Bible, of course, never uses the expression only in that way… or at all.  In fact, the…

Should We Be Offended?

This blog isn’t about politics.  I know that because I don’t write about politics.  And I’m writing about this, so this must not be about politics.  Follow my convoluted logic so far?  Convoluted logic is something I write about, so I’m on familiar ground there.  Comedian Jimmy Kimmel recently did a bit where he put…