Monthly Archives: October 2014

Professor battles bible illiteracy with new website

Here’s how the article begins: “Sing it, see it, study it,” is the key to Bible professor Kenneth Berding’s new program “Bible Fluency,” designed to combat biblical illiteracy. The website launched on Sept. 28 and received about 6,000 views as … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to Mick Mooney

To Mick Mooney: Having read your post – WWJD: What Would Jesus Do? Do You Really Want to Know? (link below) – I feel the responsibility to rebuke you.  And since your post was public, my response is public. It is, … Continue reading

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A Nation That Rejects Judeo-Christian Values Is Not Going to Promote Religious Liberty

Do you think it coincidence that our society’s departure from Judeo-Christian moorings has been accompanied by a diminishing of religious liberty?  It is no coincidence at all.  Religious liberty is a Judeo-Christian value. Do Al Mohler, Russell Moore, and the … Continue reading

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Government: Conduct Same-Sex Wedding or Go to Jail | Ryan T. Anderson

Ryan Anderson reports:  Just this weekend, a case has arisen in Idaho, where city officials have told ordained ministers they have to celebrate same-sex weddings or face fines and jail time. Given the evidence in recent months, it has become … Continue reading

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Miscellaneous Notes for October 17, 2014

Al Mohler, Russell Moore, Eric Metaxas, and other Christian leaders are continuing to complain about the city of Houston issuing subpoenas for pastors’ sermons.  Don’t they realize that we demand our rights to religious liberty that we are behaving as … Continue reading

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North Carolina Magistrate Resigns His Office Rather Than Violate His Conscience

From Yahoo News [Editorial note January 4, 2017: Unfortunately, Yahoo News is no longer maintaining this page.] today: A county magistrate has resigned a day after North Carolina officials were warned that refusal to perform gay marriages could lead to their … Continue reading

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Miscellaneous Notes for October 16, 2014

Most preachers would love it if more people were curious about what they preached.  Why then are preachers in Houston, and elsewhere, bothered that the government there wants to subpoena sermons?  Granted, the interest is hostile and not friendly, but a … Continue reading

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The Victims of Artificial Reproduction

The site to which I refer below is the creation of Alana S. Newman.  Here’s a Huffington Post article critical of her (which is the equivalent of a badge of honor).  I have heard Dr. Jennifer Roback Morse of the … Continue reading

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Attention City of Houston: You Can Subpoena My Sermons

The city of Houston, Texas is demanding that its pastors turn over any sermons that have to do with homosexuality, gender identity, and related issues.  (There’s a controversy about a local ordinance involving bathroom usage.)  Some Christians are objecting to … Continue reading

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Facebook and Apple Now Pay for Women to Freeze Eggs

Excerpt: “Not since the birth control pill has a medical technology had such potential to change family and career planning,” wrote author Emma Rosenblum. I could not discern anywhere in the article or the two related videos a sense that … Continue reading

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