Author: Rretta

Destroying Religious Freedom

Just as the Equality Act (HR 2282), that passed the House in March of this year, was about pushing a leftist agenda, so too is the Do No Harm Act (HR 1450) introduced by Rep. Joseph Kennedy of Massachusetts in…

Mocking Christianity

Mocking Christianity is the latest American sport. Everywhere one looks, there are articles espousing the evils of faith, laughing at the irrationality of belief, and belittling Christian thought. To be a serious Christian in modern Western culture is to be…

Apathy and Enslavement

“Great nations rise and fall. The people go from bondage to spiritual truth, to great courage; from courage to liberty; from liberty to abundance; from abundance to selfishness; from selfishness to complacency; from complacency to apathy; from apathy to dependence;…

The Demographic Winter.

Everybody likes a good apocalypse. The thought of an imminent end of the world gives a certain pungency and urgency to life.   For some Protestants Christ is going to return in glory and all the true believers will be raptured…

When Life Has No Meaning!

Death means the end of life as we know it. To Christians it is only a step into eternity. To the medical profession, it means the heart has stopped beating and the brain is no longer functioning. To a few…

The Left Embraces Satanism

The left has always looked down their nose at the religious right who they believe should never be involved in politics. They become enraged at the sight of those who fight abortion with prayer.  All political appeals to God and…

Even Satan Can Quote Scripture

Dr. Bart D. Ehrman, a New Testament scholar, and I use that term loosely, is the James A. Gray Distinguished Professor of Religious Studies at the University of N.C. at Chapel Hill.  He has written 20 some odd  books to date including,  “Misquoting…

On Becoming Public Enemy No. 1

“Who needs direct repression when one can convince the chicken to walk freely into the slaughterhouse?” Slavoj Zizek In an Orwellian age where war equals peace, surveillance equals safety and tolerance equals intolerance of uncomfortable truths and politically incorrect ideas,…

Without Moral Certainty Freedom is Lost

“Our free civilization was built upon the moral certainty that there exists in the scheme of life a great ideal of ‘right action,’ a Natural Law of proportion and sanity that permeates existence,’ an order in the universe which [we]…

Democratic Socialism 101

In his 1991 essay, The Virtue of Civil Society, sociologist Edward Shils describes civil society as a community of free individuals who associate voluntarily for commonly shared values, purposes, and ends.  This personal liberty implies the freedom of an individual…

Trump Impeachment Addiction

Impeachment has been the subject of “national conversation” for three years now.  It isn’t going away. There is no escaping the impeachment talk. It probably won’t go away even after Trump gets reelected.  For the next six years, it is…

We Speak Your Name

Paul writes in 2 Cor 12: 9-10:  And he said unto me, My grace is sufficient for thee, for my strength is made perfect in weakness.  Most gladly therefore will I rather glory in my infirmities, that the power of Christ…

Some are Born Blind, Others Choose Blindness

An individual commented on an article I posted saying that “in order to truly fight the demogogues I (the site) must be bipartisan.”  He then accused us or me in particular of being a “poser, propagating an agenda, the pot calling the kettle black.”  I prefer to…

The Cowboy Spirit

There are two Americas.  And yes, it is possible to live in one and not even know the other exists thanks to the plethora of niche media.  Since the middle of the last century, from both  domestic and international perspectives, there…