Tag: Christianity

Does Your Work Matter to God?

Since many of us spend so much time and energy in our work, it’s good to reflect on vocations (and avocations, that is, voluntary work) – since we recently celebrated Labor Day. This pandemic has caused many to not be able to…

The Cancel Culture

Now that the Pandora’s Box has been opened and the cancel culture has been turned loose, there is no hiding its scope. It is unrestrained and unrelenting. If you dare cross it, even in the slightest, you will be targeted…

Losing Security, Comfort, and Freedom

“It is not our duty to leave wealth to our children, but it is our duty to leave liberty.” John Dickinson Imagine if you will a country, that in the first two paragraphs of its founding document, implemented a nation…

It’s the Morality, Stupid

Everyone is scratching their heads trying to figure out what has gone wrong when disturbing stories break of more attacks by young men killing strangers at random. We are reeling as a nation in the wake of these mass shootings…

When honesty is outlawed

Words that reference the last days, the end times, the latter days or, times of the end, number well over thirty. Details of these events take up nearly a quarter of the entire Bible. For most people it is easier…

Has Socialism Harmed No One?

 JERRY NEWCOMBE APRIL 23, 2021 George Santayana famously said that those who don’t know history are doomed to repeat it. That was demonstrated when a Florida representative made a remarkable claim last week on the floor of the state House of…

Can One Be Good Without God?

Atheists have always resented Christians binding goodness to God although we insist that there is a necessary connection. In fact, atheists adamantly insist that they are as decent, kind, good, and altruistic as Christians are. I don’t believe that for…

Grateful to Be an American

I’m not proud to be an American – I’m grateful. I didn’t do anything to become a citizen of this country. I was just born. But in appreciating America today, I feel like I’m a freak or something. So many…

The Moral Fall of Civilization

“Our Constitution was made only for a moral and religious people.  It is wholly inadequate to the government of any other.” John Adams Civilizations fall slowly due to a moral catastrophe. A moral catastrophe is not a failure of arms…

The War Against Christianity Has Begun

Mark this date – January 20, 2021 – the official start of the war on Christianity. According to The Secular Democrats of American (SDA), “Christian Nationalists have been perpetuating the myth of the Christian nation and waging culture wars…in their…

Without God, Man is Doomed

Modern man thought that when he had rid himself of God, he had freed himself from all that repressed and stifled him.  Instead, man discovered that in killing God, he had killed himself.  For if there is no God, than…

All Roads Do Not Lead To God

“If you believe what you like in the Gospel, and reject what you don’t like, it is not the Gospel you believe, but yourself.” Augustine of Hippo Anyone who “thinks” they are a Christian, or “hopes” they are, probably isn’t…

Education Was A Gift From Christians

Whether we look at the Puritans…  of the seventeenth century, or their descendants of the eighteenth century, or those who framed the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution, we see that their political programs were the rather clear reflection of…