Should Christians Stop Voting Because Jesus Never Voted?
“Then 3,000 men of Judah went down to the cleft of the rock of Etam and said to Samson, ‘Do you not know that the Philistines are rulers over us?’” (Judges 15:11). You’re a “fake Christian” if you vote. That’s the opinion of a post I read on Facebook. She
How to Stop Illegal Immigrants From Voting in National Elections
States are making it easier for illegal immigrants to vote. I should say that Democrat states are doing this since the general consensus is that illegal immigrants will vote for Democrats. A lawsuit is charging that Pennsylvania has been permitting noncitizen to vote. It’s already difficult for Republicans to win
Why Do Millions of Christians Ignore Politics?
Let’s get a few preliminaries out of the way. First, there is no doubt that there are few differences between the two major parties. With both Houses of Congress owned by the Republicans, one would think that the claimed differences would have come out and the GOP would have fought
“If You’re a Felon, You Might be a Democrat”
Comedian Jeff Foxworthy has become famous with “You might be a redneck” humor. We can add to his repertoire with this one: “If you’re a felon, you might be a Democrat.” Of course, for me, if Democrat politicians were taken to court and questioned on whether they upheld their oath
The Theological Schizophrenia of Franklin Graham
Franklin Graham has come out with a broadside against pastors. He describes some of today’s pastors as “cowards” for not addressing the social evils of our day. “Graham told a large gathering of pastors on [May 22] to address controversial issues from the pulpit, declaring that ‘God hates cowards.’” Ouch!
States Have the Right to Tell UN to Get Out
For decades you’ve seen the bumper stickers and signs: “Get US out of the UN.” Within the conservative movement, the United Nations has been a sore spot. We pay millions of dollars, billions if you count foreign aid, to nations that despise us and vote against us every chance they
Christian Vote Divided In Iowa
Last week I received a phone call from a long-time friend and political operative from Texas. He told me about a meeting that was taking place in Memphis. A group of evangelical leaders were meeting in order to get behind a single Republican candidate. The momentum was moving toward Newt