Month: January 2019

Mirror, Mirror on the Wall

Do you remember the story of Narcissus, that handsome Greek fellow  punished by the gods for his indifference and disdain toward others? Narcissus fell in love with his own beauty, and unable to tear himself away from his own reflection in…

President Donald Trump’s Crime

Elliott Engel (D-NY), the new Chair of the powerful House Foreign Affairs Committee has decided that harassing our President is more important than protecting the nation from terrorism. To that end, he has abolished the Sub-Committee on Anti-Terrorism and replaced…

The Danger of Good Intentions

“Good intentions will always be pleaded for every assumption of authority. It is hardly too strong to say that the Constitution was made to guard the people against the dangers of good intentions. There are men in all ages who…

Is DNA Edited Meat Safe?

The next generation of biotech food is headed for the grocery aisles this year.  While the first up may be salad dressings or granola bars make with soybean oil genetically tweaked to be good for your heart,  DNA edited foods…

Julian Assange, Good Guy?

Julian Assange, WikiLeaks founder, either a transparency hero or a Russian pawn who helped elected Donald Trump, depending on whom you ask, has been living inside the Ecuadorean embassy in London for the past six years.  Assange has been afraid…

Normalcy within the Context of a Miracle

Robert Danin of the Council on Foreign Relations was interviewed by BBC World News about the stalled peace process between the Palestinian Arabs and the State of Israel. His comments could be applied to anytime in the past 71 years.…

Do Not Be Conformed To This World

We are “to present our bodies a living and holy sacrifice, acceptable to God….” (Ro 12: 1) This is a reversal of the tabernacle and temple system of the Jews where sacrifices were made of animals. With the coming of…

Health Care Is Not A Right

Most proponents of universal health insurance coverage believe health care is a right. Nothing could be further from the truth. Of course people have a right to seek healthcare but they don’t have a right to healthcare.  There is a…

PRC Birth Policies Attack Liberty

In 1979 Deng Xiaopeng, instituted the one-child policy in the Peoples’ Republic of China. Deng is sometimes lauded by “liberals” who are soft on communism for eliminating collective farms and for opening empowerment zones in China where “private enterprise” could…

Mass Murder, Guilt By Association

Before the 1960s there were almost no mass shooting incidents in the United States, but the trend has increased ever since then. Why? The number of homicides has decreased significantly. There must be another cause. Perhaps society’s focus on the…

The American Church Is Clinically Dead

“Christians must vote for honest men and take consistent ground in politics.  God cannot sustain this free and blessed country, which we love and pray for, unless the Church will take right ground.  Politics are a part of religion in…