Category Archives: Timeless Principles

We need more courage in our pulpits

Here’s another good one from Dr. Michael Brown that gets at the heart of what’s troubling so many American churches.   The Johnson Amendment (named for then Sen. Lyndon B. Johnson) passed by progressives in 1954, made it illegal for … Continue reading

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Founding Wisdom [Flouted by the Foolish]

  The propitious smiles of Heaven can never be expected on a nation that disregards the eternal rules of order and right, which Heaven itself has ordained.   George Washington

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Whack-a-Drone #28 [Re-post]

In a sincere effort to do my part to enlighten our well-intentioned, but incredibly naive gangs of “Let-them-in!” protestors, I’m re-posting this edifying message from December 2015 ~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~  

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Why are Arabs still stuck in the past?

Bret Stephens, Global View columnist for the Wall Street Journal, has answers to some very good questions ~ What’s holding the Arab world back? Why, by nearly every measure, are Muslim nations so far behind the West economically, culturally and … Continue reading

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“Humanistic” philosophy devalues humans

While “humanism” sounds like it represents a warm and fuzzy, human-centric view of the world, in reality it regards people as of no more worth than meerkats or mushrooms. It’s a secular philosophy that denies a God-ordained hierarchy in creation. … Continue reading

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Founding Wisdom [Flouted by the Foolish]

  Be at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let every new year find you a better man.     ~ Benjamin Franklin

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Founding Wisdom [Flouted by the Foolish]

“I have lived, sir, a long time; and the longer I live, the more convincing proofs I see of this truth, that God governs in the affairs of men. And if a sparrow cannot fall to the ground without his … Continue reading

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Why the U.S. really was founded as a Christian nation

With Thanksgiving just a couple days away, let’s review a bit of history about our country’s founding with this illuminating video from David Wood (Acts 17 Apologetics) ~     During the presentation, Wood mentions John Adams’ rather famous declaration … Continue reading

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Hey, let’s ditch the Electoral College and turn the U.S. into a mobocracy!

 Here we go again. As reliable as December following November, whenever the Left loses a presidential election the drumbeat demanding the demolition of the Electoral College begins. But before we concede to mob rule, and let them toss it in … Continue reading

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Founding Wisdom [Flouted by the Foolish]

We have staked the whole of all our political institutions upon the capacity of mankind for self-government, upon the capacity of each and all of us to govern ourselves, to control ourselves, to sustain ourselves according to the Ten Commandments … Continue reading

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Gender Deconstruction

Dr. Michael Brown exposes the surreal nature of the gender-bending movement and what it implies for every other aspect of our culture ~   Source: Line of Fire   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Related: That moment when you realize the gender-bender nonsense is … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday William Penn!

This is a re-post of a piece I wrote five years ago. Our country is in even worse shape today. America is dying for lack of wise and principled Christian readers like Penn.     William Penn (1644-1718), founder of … Continue reading

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