I contend that, in spite of all that might be said about Watergate, Richard Nixon was good for the poor people of America.
While a case can be made for intelligent design, I can't figure out why some Christians are so thrilled about that possibility. First of all, it doesn't prove there's a God. If anything, intelligent design lends support to some form of pantheism that defines God as immanent within nature.
In baptism, new Christians become part of a body of fellow believers who are called to spiritually encourage one another and hold one another responsible for consistent Christian living.
The Gospel is about grace and we all know that grace is about us receiving from God blessings that we don't deserve.
Anne Wilson Schaef