There seems to be a misunderstanding of what the mission of Jesus' Church is, and this misunderstanding is not limited to non-Christians. Many think that the mission of the Church is to combat poverty and help the poor, but this simply isn't true. … [Read more...] about Welfare: Undermining God
Archives for December 2013
Western Journalism: "Of all the dispositions and habits which lead to political prosperity," declared Washington, "Religion and Morality are indispensable supports. In vain would that man claim the tribute of Patriotism, who should labor to subvert these great pillars of human happiness, these firmest props of the duties of Men and Citizens. … [R]eason and experience both … [Read more...] about Did George Washington Predict America’s Fall?
When I first approached this topic in [Three Kinds of Poor](http://www.jalandoak.com/2013/11/three-kinds-of-poor/), I knew what I wanted to say, but really didn't know the best way to go about it. The result was an article that I thought was weak. The original intent was to provide an extended definition of who the poor were and weren't as opposed to an argument supporting a … [Read more...] about Is Giving Always Good?