Shouldn’t the Church be more concerned with making America good again, rather than making her great again?
Pastor and teacher Samuel Whitefield penned an article this summer that is, perhaps, one of the best treatises written directly to members of the Christian faith that I have seen this election cycle. Continue reading
This election has been one of the most polarizing in recent history. Rife with insults, name-calling, and scandal trading, it has gone much deeper, creating schisms within the Republican and Democratic parties themselves. Continue reading
“If we must have an enemy at the head of government let it be one whom we can oppose, and for whom we are not responsible.” – Alexander Hamilton
A friend sent me a recent article by Dr. Jim Garlow, pastor of San Diego’s Skyline Church, addressing the reasons one might vote for Donald Trump, and the reasons he believes it is imperative that we do. What follows are the points Dr. Barlow makes in his article, and my responses to them.
Over the last several months I, and many others, have worked to bring conservatives together. Those who supported the presidential bids of Marco Rubio, of John Kasich, of Ted Cruz, and of many others, have coalesced into a movement Continue reading
The other day, I took my daughter to her volleyball lesson and ended up getting a lesson of my own. Continue reading
The Black Lives Matter movement, and the history of the Democratic Party with regard to black Americans has long troubled me. However, I haven’t written about it. Now, a man I greatly respect, Lt. Col. Allen West, has written a superb piece in the form of a commentary on Hillary Clinton’s comments following the race-motivated attack on police officers in Dallas. Continue reading
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Throughout all of Christian history, the question of why God allows suffering has been wrestled with, prayed over, and addressed by Christian laymen and scholars. In Why God Allows Us to Suffer, author Kevin Tewes tries his hand at this age-old question. Unfortunately, his treatment of the issue is dissatisfying on aesthetic, literary, and theological grounds. Continue reading
There has been a lot to follow in the news lately, from the debacle that is the Trump presidential run, to the criminal case against Hillary Clinton, to terror attacks around the world. During the last week of June, there was another important news piece that flared up briefly, only to quickly become lost in the never-ending blogroll that is modern media reporting. Continue reading
Well, if you tuned in this evening to Gator’s Radio Experience on 1430 KYKN, you got to hear our lively discussion of fireworks, politics, and my article “The Party Left Me.”
If you didn’t, here’s the audio from that show. The whole show was a blast and is definitely worth listening to, as is Hour 2, available here, but the discussion of my article begins at 17:55. Enjoy!
Christopher Ray on Gator’s Radio Experience