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What Makes You an American?

american-flag-bible-public-domain Are you an American? If you are, can I ask you a question? In your way of thinking, what makes you an American? Is it where you were born? Is it because of where you presently live? Does a Social Security Number make you an American? Or a passport or driver's License? If we think […]

Obama Asks Boehner to Repeal Iraq War Authorization

100907_obama_boehner_ap_328 The Obama administration has asked Congress to fully repeal the war authorization known as the Authorization for Use of Military Force in Iraq (AUMF). The request came in the form of a letter from National (in)Security Adviser and known liar Susan Rice to House Speaker John Boehner on Friday. The letter comes as the House […]

Voodoo Christianity

Voodoo I just returned from some street ministry in the voodoo capital of America, New Orleans. I couldn't help but notice some similarities between Bourbon Street and Voodoo Christianity. Voodoo--Based on unrealistic or delusive assumptions: Deceptive or delusive nonsense. For the mystery of iniquity doth already work: only he who now letteth will let, until he […]

Armed Citizens Save Lives

Screen_shot_2010-08-05_at_10.36.49_AM Recently, Garen Wintemute, director of the UC Davis Violence Prevention Research Program, was quoted saying: "I think most people don't want to be in a society where people have arms everywhere, particularly since there is no evidence that being armed is a benefit." Well, possibly to the surprise of some, I agree with Mr. Wintemute […]

Rand Paul vs. Rick Perry on Foreign Policy: A 2016 Preview

gty_rt_rick_perry_rand_paul_jc_140714_16x9_608 There is no debate we're a country in transition. The only debate is what we're actually transitioning to, and whether we'll be better or worse as a people for it. Such transitions challenge trusted traditions to prove they're still relevant. Old alliances are tested. And folks tend to gravitate to new ideas quickly before they're […]

‘Christian’ Leaders Fail to Bring the Truth

261840-Joel_Osteen_at_Dodger_Stadium "There is a common, worldly kind of Christianity in this day, which many have, and think they have enough – a cheap Christianity which offends nobody, and requires no sacrifice – which costs nothing, and is worth nothing." – J. C. Ryle The more I learn about this nation's leadership in the church and in […]

Second Amendment Gun Groups Go After Connecticut Gun Ban

CT Gun Rally AP Protectors of the right to keep and bear arms, Gun Owners of America, filed an amicus brief in the US Court of Appeals for the Second Court at the end of May, supporting Connecticut gun owners who have an unlawful ban on their semi-automatic rifles and large capacity magazines. Following the mass hysteria surrounding the […]