Will the last true Christian in America please turn out the lights on the way out? A recent study on religion and America that has received much attention has been interpreted by some to indicate that Christianity is on its virtual deathbed.
By now, gallons of ink have been spilled on the recent meeting (over the May 2-3 weekend) in the Dallas area where the contest was held on who could draw the best picture of Mohammed.
On Saturday, March 28, 2015, thousands marched in Indianapolis in favor of same-sex marriage rights. On Saturday, April 25, 2015, thousands marched in Washington, D.C. in opposition to same-sex marriage.
The other day I was with a group singing the National Anthem. When we got to the part about the land of the free, the word didnt come out. I got as far as the land of the---. But I froze with the word free on my lips.
April 2015 marks the 150th anniversary of Robert E. Lees surrender to Ulysses S.Grant, effectively ending the U.S. Civil War, the bloodiest conflict our nation has ever witnessed.
If it werent for a short video-clip captured on a cell phone, the recent shooting of an unarmed, fleeing black man by a white police officer in South Carolina might not have been reported and acted upon. The man who videotaped the incident even considered deleting it.
Recently, we have seen many lies told in and about Indiana.
Have you ever heard of Theudas? How about Judas of Galilee? They were would-be messiahs in the first century. How many followers do these men have today? Zero, zip, nada.
There is a great hunger to be forgiven---it is a universal need.
This month, March 2015, marks the 150th anniversary of Lincolns classic Second Inaugural Address. Historian, author, and college professor Daniel Dreisbach has written a wonderful piece on how the Bible played a key role in that address, which is chiseled in stone on the wall of the Lincoln Memorial.
The Supreme Court is slated to rule on the subject of same-sex marriage this term. Here are four questions I want to ask same-sex marriage supporters.
On Friday morning, February 27, 2015, I saw Chris Cuomo pontificating on TV with a fellow CNN host, Michael Smerconish.
In my career as a TV producer for D. James Kennedy Ministries, Ive had the privilege of interviewing all sorts of movers and shakers within modern Christendom. Ive seen them on camera and off camera.
Osama bin Laden, meet Mother Teresa. Salvation Army, meet the Taliban. After all, youre just different sides of the same coin anyway, or so says President Obama essentially
A great quote attributed to George Orwell, author of 1984, is, "During times of universal deceit, telling the truth becomes a revolutionary act."
Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal did something supposedly controversial. He called for a national revival.
I try to make it a practice to vet the circulating-emails I receive before I forward them on. I think one of the best sources to vet email rumors is truthorfiction.com. They seem to lack a political bias one way or another, and they are discerning in terms of religious rumors. They don't throw the baby out with the bathwater---particularly the baby in the manger.
In the Bible is a remarkable statement: Vengeance is Mine, says the Lord, I will repay. This means that Gods honor is not up to us to defend in the ultimate sense---not that we should not lovingly, graciously speak out when we can, if He is dishonored.
Recent events have raised the issue, Should the pulpit always avoid politics?
Many years ago, my wife and I wrote a book on the subject of the 7 deadly sins. It was called "A Way of Escape."It was not a bestseller, but we did get many requests from prisoners for the book. Perhaps that had something to do with the title.