Christianity and Government: By Which Standard?

Government in America is changing, a fact that is readily apparent by the shenanigans in which the federal government is routinely involved. As Americans become increasingly disenchanted with the godless enactments of state and federal governments, they naturally seek to hold their leaders accountable to a higher court of appeal. Unfortunately Americans have difficulty figuring […]

America’s Skewed Attitude Toward Justice

“I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and fairness (???) for all.”[1] A reading of pre and early American history reveals the normalcy of law having its foundation properly set in Scripture. In fact, law […]

American Freedom?

Here are the notes to the speech I gave on freedom during the annual Hurd Compound 4th of July Party: Because this is the week of July 4th patriotism has been on a predictable up-tick. During the week my attention was drawn to the words of a popular song whose distinctive line goes, “well I’m proud […]

Hidden Consequences of the American Dream

“…Surely You have driven me out this day from the face of the ground; I shall be hidden from Your face; I shall be a fugitive and a vagabond on the earth, and it will happen that anyone who finds me will kill me… Then Cain went out from the presence of the Lord and […]