‘They Came for Alex Jones, And I Did Not Speak Out Because I did Not Like Alex Jones’
“We know that no one ever seizes power with the intention of relinquishing it.” — George Orwell, 1984. Civil discourse is nearly dead in the United States. Men and women are being verbally attacked in restaurants, movie theaters, and elsewhere. Maxine Waters, a United States Congresswoman has been telling her supporters
Let’s Stop Celebrating “The Fourth of July”
Many (most?) churches are not equipped theologically to deal with Christian resistance against tyranny. Too many pastors instruct their parishioners to “submit” no matter what the demand.
What About Whoopi Goldberg’s Claim that Adolf Hitler Was a Christian?
Not only is Whoppi Goldberg the resident Bible scholar on “The View,” but it seems she’s also the resident historian. She declared on “The View” that “Hitler was a Christian.” He was a Christian in the same way that Judas was a follower of Jesus. The apostle John describes people
Is It Ever Right to Resist the Government?
Since the courts have ruled that states can’t bar homosexuals from marrying, it has had an effect on businesses that offer wedding related services. Civil officials are mandating that these business owners serve same-sex clients. Because of their personal beliefs, some have refused. All of them are Christians. A number
Nazi Tactics Being Used Against American Churches
In a previous article, I reported on how the IRS has teamed up with the anti-Christian organization the Freedom from Religion Foundation to monitor churches to make sure they don’t speak out on the subject of politics in a way that seems to be “partisan.” As I showed, there is
If We Don’t Speak Up They’ll Shut Us Down
A Christian professor of philosophy posted the following: “Phil is back on a meaningless show. The Republic is saved.” It’s been said that “culture is upstream from politics.” Duck Dynasty is not high culture, but it’s become the flashpoint of what’s been lacking among conservatives. Not only are the schools,
For Those Who Say the Duck Dynasty Controversy Doesn’t Affect Them
I’m reading posts and blogs that are trivializing the Duck Dynasty controversy as being just about a silly TV show. There are more important things in life to worry about. Remember when people said that the homosexual marriage issue didn’t affect them, so why get involved in opposing it? “Live
Americans United for Separation of Church and State Uses Gestapo Tactics against Priest Who Criticized President Obama’s Policies
The Washington-based Americans United for Separation of Church and State claimed that the homily that Bishop Daniel Jenky of Peoria, Ill., gave in November of last year violated federal law. Here’s some of what Bishop Jenky said: “Hitler and Stalin, at their better moments, would just barely tolerate some churches
Why are Pastors Afraid to Speak about Politics?
An untapped resource to turn America around is found in the tens of thousands of churches in America. Many Christians don’t vote and their pastors encourage them to avoid politics. Then there are other churches where pastors are fearful of government reprisals, mostly from the IRS at the prompting of