The NFL is coming out against President Trump’s “divisive” comments, but he didn’t say anything that half of the American people weren’t already saying. Yes, he was more abrasive in his approach than most, but not all. I have heard worse! He simply echoed what many fans have been saying all along, but the NFL was too engrossed with themselves to pay attention. If … [Read more...] about Who’s To Blame For the NFL Anthem Fiasco?
Jesus Doesn’t Care About Your Happiness. Okay, that might be a little bit of an exaggeration, but the concept is true. What He cares about is your joy, and there’s a big difference between joy and happiness. We Care About Happy We, as human beings, tend to care about happiness. We care about being financially secure, finding a spouse that we can be happy with, and … [Read more...] about Does Jesus Care About Your Happiness?
Apparently there are several liberal leaders, pastors even, that have condemned praying for President Trump. One has even called it “theological malpractice1.” But is this true? Is it Biblical? Pray For Your Leaders First of all, let’s make this clear: God says we are to pray for our leaders: First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and … [Read more...] about Is Praying For Trump Bad?
“one by one, the memories you used to harbor decided to retire to the southern hemisphere of the brain, to a little fishing village where there are no phones.” This is an excerpt from a poem called Forgetfulness by Billy Collins, and just as we forget the details of things we’ve learned, we will be forgotten. This isn’t the point of the poem that Collins wrote, but that’s … [Read more...] about The Forgotten
A lot of people think hate speech is not protected by the First Amendment, but it is. Unfortunately, so is their ignorant speech. Actually, I think protecting “hate” speech is the reason the First Amendment exists in the first place. The very idea is to protect unpopular speech from government harassment and censorship, especially since a lot of what qualifies as hate speech … [Read more...] about Hate Speech and the First Amendment