Ben Carson is Right: A Muslim Should Never Be the POTUS (Part 1)

Recently, Republican Presidential hopeful Dr. Ben Carson has come under severe attack from the left. In a question posed to him from the press, Carson articulated his personal reticence that he would ever vote in favor of a Muslim to occupy the Oval Office. Responding to a question on “Meet the Press,” the retired neurosurgeon […]

The New Intolerance (Part 8)

Leftist Intolerance Ever since I can remember, the political left in general and the gay rights movement in particular has always cloaked itself in arguments and language calling for greater diversity, tolerance, and pluralism in American society. My, how times are changing! Now, as the left is inching ever closer to winning the culture war, […]

The New Intolerance (Part 7)

Freedom on the Altar: American Religious Freedom in the Wake of the Supreme Court’s Recent Same-Sex Ruling   Judges Inventing Rights In writing this week’s post, I feel a little like Job, when he said, “For what I fear comes upon me, and what I dread befalls me” (Job 3:25). In prior posts, we have […]

The New Intolerance (Part 6)

Leftist Intolerance Ever since I can remember, the political left in general and the gay rights movement in particular has always cloaked itself in arguments and language calling for greater diversity, tolerance, and pluralism in American society. My, how times are changing! Now as the left is inching ever closer to winning the culture war, […]

The New Intolerance (Part 2)

Leftist Intolerance Ever since I can remember, the political left in general and the gay rights movement in particular have always cloaked themselves in arguments and language calling for greater diversity, tolerance, and pluralism in American society. My, how times are changing! Now as the left is inching ever closer to winning the culture war, […]

The New Intolerance (Part 1)

Leftist Intolerance Ever since I can remember, the political left in general and the gay rights movement in particular has always cloaked itself in arguments and language calling for greater diversity, tolerance, and pluralism in American society. My, how times are changing! Now as the left is inching ever closer to winning the culture war, […]

Religious Freedom Under Fire

I feel somewhat akin to what Jude expressed in verse 3 of the New Testament book that bears his name. I originally wanted to write a happier post about the Resurrection of Christ, since Easter Sunday is rapidly approaching. However, the breath-taking reaction by the homosexual lobby to Indiana Governor Mike Pence’s signature on the […]

Shades of Totalitarianism in Houston

The recent actions of the Houston city government surrounding its passage and protection of HERO (“Houston Equal Rights Ordinance”) borders on what one would expect of a third world banana republic dictatorship rather than what we would expect to find in the land of the free and the home of the brave.   Pastor Dr. […]

Are Civil Rights for Gays Morally and Legally Right?

A May 13th Houston Chronicle editorial accused and characterized those who oppose Mayor Annise Parker’s recent attempt to expand civil rights protection for “gays, homosexuals, lesbians, bisexuals, and transsexuals” as mere haters and “hateful.” In fact the subtitle of the article reads, “There is little value in spreading hatred about the transgender community.”1 Now that […]

Should Government Be In Charge of My Child’s Education?

Part 6 in the series: “Who Should I Vote For In the 2016 Elections?” Although we are not currently in a major election year, the election cycle will soon be upon us. Before we are unduly swayed by intense campaign ads, now is the time to develop a biblical philosophy of governance. Now is the […]