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Bringing Sin to Light Is Not a Distraction from the Church's Mission
Tuesday, May 24, 2022
Let us put this simply – when there is rampant sin in the Lord's house, it is not a distraction from the church's mission to deal with it. Sin hinders the mission. Women and children suffering...
What Campaign Ads Say about Us
Tuesday, May 3, 2022
Our only choice in this election year is to get proactive. When candidates hold town hall meetings in your community, ask them tough questions about specific policies that affect people in your...
Why Is it So Hard to Get an Innocent Man Off of Death Row?
Friday, April 29, 2022
For the past four decades, conservative Christians have flocked to vote for politicians who promise to be tough on crime. That is understandable since we believe that people should be held...
The Healing Power of Singing the Psalms amid Suffering
Thursday, March 31, 2022
The Psalms explore the full range of human emotions from a God-centered perspective. Some Psalms leap off the page as they call worshippers of the one true God to lift their voices up to him with...
Freedom Is Worth Fighting For
Monday, February 28, 2022
Our founders sat down in the summer of 1776 and listed a few self-evident truths – namely that all men are created equal and that the Creator endowed them with rights the government ought to...
How We Can Restore Faith in Our Representative Government
Wednesday, February 16, 2022
Democrats and Republicans agree on very little these days – taxes, abortion, immigration, LGBT issues, or education. However, Democrats and Republicans are united in their assessment that our...
Why We Need to Support Local Journalism
Monday, January 31, 2022
Christians care about good journalism because we believe that the truth matters. We also know that human beings have a propensity to abuse power and need to be held accountable. Because of this, we...
How We Can Recover Our Understanding of American History
Tuesday, January 18, 2022
We need to recover an accurate and true understanding of American History. This will not be accomplished by reading hot takes on Twitter or viewing brief YouTube videos. Instead, there are some...
Some Potential Resolutions for Our Government Agencies and Elected Leaders
Wednesday, December 29, 2021
As we close out 2021 and get ready to start 2022, I would like to suggest some new year's resolutions for some of our government leaders and agencies. If they follow my advice, I think they – and...
The Conservative Movement Faces a Critical Decision
Thursday, December 23, 2021
Even though progressivism has taken hold in most of America’s institutions, it remains extremely unpopular with most people. Conservatives have an excellent opportunity to make gains in the next...
Should Christian Missionaries Go to Dangerous Places?
Monday, December 13, 2021
Why are we willing to risk life and limb so that others can hear about Jesus? We know that the lovingkindness of God is better than life. We know that our Savior took up his own cross to give his...
Why Every Engaged Citizen Should Read Presidential Biographies
Tuesday, November 30, 2021
A good goal for engaged citizens would be to read a biography of all of the major U.S. presidents and one on a couple of the more obscure presidents. By major presidents, I refer to those who have...
All Christians Should Oppose a State Religion
Friday, November 19, 2021
Christians have historically stood against an official state religion, especially those of the Baptist tradition, which is my denominational home. Leaving aside the obvious Constitutional issues...
'Let's Go Brandon' Undermines Everything Conservatives Stand For
Monday, November 8, 2021
We live in serious times. Many Americans are paying more money for groceries than they were two months ago. The national debt has reached an alarming level, and the current Administration wants to...
UK Christians Worried Conversion Therapy Ban May Punish Some Forms of Prayer
Wednesday, November 3, 2021
Some Christians are worried that a ban on conversion therapy in the U.K. may also place restrictions on some kinds of prayer.
You Need to Slow Down
Friday, October 29, 2021
Each of us needs to look at ways that we can slow our lives down. We should find one activity to cut out and learn to use the word “no” more often in the future. We need slower lives so we can...
How the Church Can Help with the Loneliness Crisis
Wednesday, October 20, 2021
According to some recent studies, most Americans have fewer friends and are lonelier than at any point in our nation’s history. The effects of loneliness are catastrophic. Here is how the church...
What the Next Generation Needs to Know about American Government
Thursday, September 30, 2021
Many are saying that American democracy is slipping away. Here is what we need to teach the next generation in order to preserve our nation:
Christian news headlines from the United States and around the world
Candace Cameron Bure: Marital Sex Shouldn't Get 'Such a Bad Rap,' It's a 'Gift from God'
John MacArthur Condemns California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s Abortion Billboard Campaign in Open Letter
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Longest-Serving EFCA President Dan Busby Passes Away from Cancer at 81
Newsom Signs Bill That Removes Children from Parents Who Oppose Transgender Treatments
Parents Need to Know What’s Happening at School
How Can We Speak Truth in Love When Such Truth Is so Unpopular?
Faraday Recognized an Authority Greater Than Science
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