A Ship Named Harvey Milk

A July 14, 2016 notification signed by Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus indicated that he intended to name a planned Military Sealift Command fleet oiler the USNS Harvey Milk. The ship would be the second of the John Lewis-class oilers being built by General Dynamics NASSCO in San Diego, Calif. You may have seen […]

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Dialogue With A Pastor’s ‘Gay’ Son – #9: Same-Sex Attraction and Assurance

(This is the 9th dialogue in this series. It’s an edited and reconstructed version of the actual talk, but it accurately represents the essence of what was said. This is done with his permission, provided all personal references are omitted. I pick it up as usual after the opening chit-chat.) Me: So what’s on your […]

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A Talk With Andrew – 06/17/16

  (My friend Andrew is going through a very difficult time. This is a summary of our recent conversation.) Me: Hi, Andrew. Good to hear from you. How’s everything? Andrew: Depressing. Me: I’m really sorry to hear that. What’s going on? Andrew: Nothing good. My spiritual life is cold and distant. My marriage is about […]

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