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Why the Supreme Court Is Not Supreme

Supreme-Court-not-the-Supreme-Being "Judicial activism occurs when judges write subjective policy preferences into the law rather than apply the law impartially according to its original meaning." – The Heritage Foundation To vocal opponents of judicial activism, this comes as little surprise. The U.S. Supreme Court has suffered a major credibility blow in the wake of its politically motivated […]

A Tale of Two (Homosexual American) Cities

tale Yesterday, I encountered another version of something that I must have experienced - and I suspect that you've also witnessed - a million (or more) times before. In the aftermath of the Supreme Court's suicidal (re-)declaration of war on God, I heard the story of a professing Christian who, when asked what the court decision meant to him and how he was going to […]

Why Empires Fall

constitution-660x400 Although the generalization is usually applied to republics, according to Sir John Glubb, a British author and lecturer, most empires don't last longer than 250 years. Or as Sir John said in summation: As numerous points of interest have arisen in the course of this     essay, I close with a brief summary, to refresh the […]

How's that Pagan "Conservatism" Workin' out for Ya, Christian?

ADRU9R1 So how is our Pagan "conservatism" and America worship working out for us? How's that 40+ year "pro-life commitment" from the GOP panning out? (See: Note to 'Merica: There is no "God-given right" to murder children. Repent accordingly.) How's that GOP/"conservative" defense of "family values" playing out? (See: Of course Jeb Bush is "fine" with […]

The Road to Moral Anarchy

why-islam-fights-immorality This past week our family has enjoyed berry picking. The wild raspberry harvest came in this week, and they are delicious. When the sun strikes them, they look like ruby jewels hanging in groups from the raspberry bushes. You can tell from the colors which are the ripest--a deep burgundy instead of candy apple red. […]

Seceding From Sodom

1280px-john_martin_-_sodom_and_gomorrah This past weekend, we attended my nephew's wedding in the mountains west of Wenatchee, Washington. It was a beautiful mountain setting but that outside ceremony was intensely hot. As we departed and descended the mountain, I could smell smoke. I didn't see any fire burning, but for mile after mile I smelled the smoke. I […]

Christian County Clerk Refuse Orders to Issue Sodomite “Marriage” Licenses: "I Will Lean on the Lord"

Casey_County_Clerk_-Casey_Davis-1200x700_c Since the ruling of the Supreme Court declaring sodomite "marriage" as a constitutional right, more county clerks, who are Christian, have come under fire for refusing to issue a marriage license to same-sex couples. Most recently, Casey County Kentucky clerk Casey Davis received an order from Democratic Governor Steve Beshear to issue marriage licenses to […]

When Injustice Looks, Smells and Has the Color of Law

Clarence Thomas, Antonin Scalia, John G. Roberts, Anthony M. Kennedy, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sonia Sotomayor, Stephen Breyer, Smauel Alito Jr., Elena Kagan "To consider the judges as the ultimate arbiters of all constitutional questions; a very dangerous doctrine indeed, and one which would place us under the despotism of an oligarchy." –President Thomas Jefferson There are many in America, who are acting as if they were surprised to see what decision the Supreme Court would come out […]