Category: Politics

God and Government

When a major shift in society occurs (some law or court decision) people ask: “How will this change the way you teach the Bible?” The answer isn’t hard, but the reason behind it is complex, but it’s something which reveals the key between God and Government.

Kentucky: It’s NOT Alison Lundergan Grimes versus Mitch McConnell

The Senate race in Kentucky reveals a deep dark secret very few know.

Why the End is Near, and What You Can Do

Unless you just crawled out from under a rock, you’ve heard the recent NSA revelation they’ve been spying on Americans for years. Some hail the latest technique to keep the Fatherland secure, others see a creepy…

5 Reasons Disgust with Washington Won’t Be Solved

We normally don’t discuss politics for politics sake. However, when the majority of people—of *all* political stripes—are hugely unhappy with Washington, it’s time to peel back the curtain and reveal *why* Washington is so broken, and…

It's 1984, not 2013

Orwell’s “1984” probably isn’t on too many High School reading lists anymore, for the simple reason it’s too close to reality — a future where “news” is edited to fit official narratives, massive government surveillance exists, after-birth abortion, and if you recall “Logan’s Run”, when your usefulness runs out, your life ends as well (at the hands of the government).

What Famous Quotes Teach About The Reality of Evil

Way back — a decade ago — when the events of September 11th were still fresh, everyone waited for the President’s State of the Union speech. What would he say? How would he handle tragedy? During…

Truth-Lie: Social Security as Cause of the Deficit

Let’s consider a front-page problem today — Social Security as part of the Federal government deficit. The **discussion illustrates something vital in your spiritual life — understanding truth-lies** and the methods people use to deceive you…

Yes, Virginia, There Really is an Israel

It’s trendy to blame Israel for everything. Of course, this runs counter to Israel as God’s people, so what must be done? Simply say Israel isn’t really Israel — then you can do to the Jews…

Being Offended Verses Truth

As the last political convention concludes, we’ve seen various politicians, speakers, and pundits declare they’re “offense” at something someone else said. The underlying idea: those people shouldn’t be allowed to say what they did. What happened to free speech?

Integrity and the Peer-Group Shift

How many will watch political National Conventions? Blah, blah, blah — elect me and the rise of the oceans will slow and the planet will begin to heal, elect the other guy and baby kittens will die.

After Birth Abortion

Abortion will always remain a hot-button topic because it isn’t possible to craft a compromise. You either terminate a pregnancy or you don’t. No middle ground can exist. However, the “Journal of Medical Ethics” came up with A Modest Proposal concerning babies with Down’s syndrome or other problems.

What You Need to Know About The Free Lunch

It’s not the search for the Holy Grail man has obsessed with over the centuries, it’s the search for the free lunch — the idea you can have your cake and eat it too, weight loss…

What Politics can Teach You About Witnessing

Politics will always be a rough-and-tumble business with heated debates and strong emotions. However, if you’re going to engage in political discussion (and you *should* as a steward of the country), you must be prepared to…

Casey Anthony Trial - Did the System Fail?

We’ve heard much about the Casey Anthony trial, but if you’ve read our about page you know we’re not interested in news per se, but how that news applies to you. In this incident, we’ll draw some conclusions about the legal system — good or bad — instead of continuing other discussion you’ll find elsewhere.

6 Steps to Solve the Federal Deficit

Like everything in Washington, spending and the deficit is political. No sane person denies the Obama deficit is a staggering problem and must be dealt with, the difference is some people want to deal with it now, others want to ignore it until later. Who understands the seriousness of the problem?

Obama's Deficit: Reality Votes Last

Obama's legacy will be simple: debt. Massive, huge debt.

A Nobel Prize Winner gets it VERY Wrong

Paul Krugman doesn’t hide his far-left leanings (calling his blog the “conscience of a liberal”), perhaps why his economic policies frequently come out rather bizarre and slanted.

Thoughts on the Republic and Elections

It’s been a week since the election; if you’re a political geek you’re likely stuffed with all the pundits proclaiming this and that. But two issues the media left unexplored: - The Filibuster — how to…

Buzzword Alert: Quantitative Easing

Today’s drama stars Mr. Banker and Mr. Fed, and our hero Quantitative Easing. It’s a production you won’t want to miss, because you’re one of the cast! Will our hero be able to save the masses from economic calamity? Or will the hero turn out to be a zero? Join the cast of millions as our hero burns through Billions in cash like he created it out of thin air! A must-see drama! Gripping! Thrilling! Suspenseful!

Homeschooling vs Public Education

Homeschool verses government education creates battle lines. In the end we know what kind of education works the best, the only question is will we use it?

It's the Deficit, Stupid

Remember James Carville’s famous slogan for the Clinton campaign—“it’s the economy, stupid”? It was meant to remind staffers to always stay on message. Today it’s massive Federal debt, and the yearly deficit topping a Trillion dollars.

The Cloward-Piven Strategy

Perhaps you’ve heard the “Cloward and Piven strategy” mentioned. What exactly is it? And how does it play into the wildly increasing Federal debt, failure to act on a number of issues, and general political philosophy (“Never let a crisis go to waste”)?

Truth-Lie: Stimulus and Jobs "Saved or Created"

Coming on the heals of debunking the Myth of the Surplus, deficit-deniers are back at it again with the sequel “Myth of the Stimulus”, touting a CBO report (May 26, 2010) claiming millions of jobs created—but…

Truth-Lie: Myth of the Surplus

Christians (and it’s good advice for everyone else) are called to be skeptical—several places in the Bible it states check things out for yourself and don’t believe something just because it came from an “authoritative” source;…

The Increasing Federal Deficit

Contrary to what you've been told, the increasing Federal debt will cause massive problems for the country. You can't get something for nothing, and in the economic sense, you can't continue to spend borrowed money.

Independence Day

July fourth isn't just about hot dogs.

The Real Financial and Political Crisis

The real problem isn't what you hear on TV. It's not AIG, Lehman, or even Enron. The problem is simpler, but runs deeper, than that.

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