It’s Finally Over and Being Proud to Live in the Washington, D.C. Area

Watching a video before bedtime brings this quick post about. I’m grateful that the Trump era is over and am looking forward to a fresh start. These past four years were painful for a traditional conservative like me. Bridges were crossed and in some cases burned and there is no going back. But seeing the corruption by evangelicals on display during the Trump era was staggering. These past four years were a defining time and I realized that I could not be an evangelical at all.  Continue reading

Happy Festivus Everyone! The Annual Airing of Grievances Commences at The Wondering Eagle

Happy Festivus! Today at the Wondering Eagle, in honor of D.A. Carson (it’s his birthday today…) we are going to celebrate Festivus! While Don celebrates his birthday its going to be a “Festivus for the rest of us!” I will start in the annual airing of grievances and then readers are encouraged to participate in the act. This year I also challenge Jerry Falwell Jr to a Feats of Strength! Continue reading

Vote! This Blog Wants You to Be Civically Inclined and Vote

Today is election day. Its an important day in the history of the United States. This blog remembers those who died abroad in military service who gave their lives in support of our democracy and Constitution. And this blog is asking you to get out and vote. Vote for those who gave their life and were not able to engage as much in this practice of democracy. Vote to honor those who gave their life.  Continue reading

The End is in Sight for Chaplain Mike and A Note to the Internet Monk Community

Yesterday at The Internet Monk Chaplain Mike notified the community that the end of the blog is in sight. I read that with a heavy heart as I love The Internet Monk. I will always appreciate The Internet Monk as my life has a history with that blog. Its with that in mind that this blog wants The Internet Monk community to know that they can publish and carry on discussions here on The Wondering Eagle. No pressure in such an invitation but the door will always remain open.  Continue reading

When this Pandemic is Over and a Vaccine is Found This is What l am Going to Do

One day this COVID-19 pandemic will be over. One day it will be a part of the history books. One day life will resume and things that I once took for granted will occur again. Until that time one has to have dreams that they can cling to. This post is a road map of what I plan to do when this pandemic is over because there is a medical way to deal with this virus. After all a life that has no dreams is one that is in the process of dying. Continue reading