Allen Hunt

Posted August 10, 2009

A “crisis” would have occurred if my daughter had passed out and there were no medics to call. In much of the world, that is a reality, and it is a true crisis. A “crisis” would have occurred if my daughter had fallen, and the medics had refused to treat her until I could demonstrate 100% ability to pay.

Posted August 03, 2009

I had hoped that President Obama would have read my words from last week by now.

Posted July 27, 2009

Powerful words, those: I do not know. Important when presenting data upon which key decisions will be made. Crucial when answering questions when one is not clear on the answer.

Posted July 20, 2009

One can only imagine what would happen if any passionate Christians still remaining at Yale demanded a Christ Month, with full staffing and funding from the university?

Posted July 13, 2009

Only three people have I ever met in person and felt small.

Posted June 29, 2009

As Neda Soltan lay dying in the streets of Tehran last week, my mind turned to the memory of Jane McCrea, the young woman whose death is credited by some historians with helping the Americans defeat the British at the Battle of Saratoga in 1777.

Posted June 21, 2009

The absence of a specific request for forgiveness leaves the wound open.

Posted June 15, 2009

For two weeks, I have been struggling to process President Obama's Cairo speech to the Muslim world.

Posted June 08, 2009

Conway, Arkansas has now produced two remarkable 20-somethings in the same year. The first: Kris Allen, the newest American Idol. The second: Private William Long. Sadly, you know a lot more about the former than the latter.

Posted May 25, 2009

Guantanamo is no threat; the prison in your own community is. Have I got your attention?

Posted May 11, 2009

To be honest, I could never do it. If my wife cheated on me, I just cannot see myself mustering the spiritual strength to forgive her and keep the relationship together.

Posted May 04, 2009

or a moment, President Barack Obama stepped over the carnage of his misguided philosophy of encouraging death.

Posted April 27, 2009

Three times in the same week! I had to rub my eyes in disbelief. Bankruptcies keep piling up. On three separate occasions in the past week, bankruptcies became front of mind.

Posted April 20, 2009

Last week's release of the Bidens' tax returns reveals a troubling character weakness. Stinginess. Unrelenting shameless stinginess.

Posted April 13, 2009

urely, the President's speech on nuclear disarmament was meant as irony. Does Mr. Obama seriously intend to lead us back to the 1930's? A pre-nuclear age?

Posted April 06, 2009

Grace can be taught. And the lesson can often be painful to learn.

Posted March 30, 2009

The university has an opportunity to live up to its name or into its shame.

Posted March 23, 2009

Assaulting the very idea of marriage is exactly what is occurring at every turn. Consider just four examples from the past week:

Posted March 16, 2009

The leading source of information for the Church's obituary came from the American Religious Identification Survey (ARIS), a survey which revealed a deep shift in America's faith life since 1990.

Posted March 08, 2009

Death has ripped off a winning streak in March not seen since the days of Chairman Mao or Pol Pot. Death just may prove to be the growth industry to lead us out of America's recession.