It's all in the worldview!

by Dave Welch -- While the wealthiest nation on earth struggles through what our leader who ran on "hope and change" repeats incessantly is a "crisis," the World Council of Churches, or more…

Making a monkey out of Christians

by Dave Welch -- I recall being somewhat taken aback some years ago as I sat with a group of pastors in a large Midwest city, after a pastor of a large more…

The pulpit is responsible

by Dave Welch -- For thousands of years, prophets, priests and pastors have served as the voice of spiritual, moral, cultural and governmental accountability to the laws and sovereignty of God. The more…

How to reverse Obama's culture of death

by Dave Welch -- As pro-life organizations, elected officials and ministries galvanize to stand against President Obama's pro-abortion policies – already committed and those to come – we also face the question more…

Ted Haggard should stay silent

by Dave Welch -- While most of the current spotlight is on the first rush of policy decisions of the new Obama administration – and justifiably so – there is occurring another more…

Obama's 'god of our many understandings'

by Dave Welch -- It was predictable and inevitable that President-elect Obama would have to placate his outraged GLBTQIA (Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning, Intersexed, Allies) base that was in an uproar more…

Will pastors emulate Jeremiah in '09?

by Dave Welch -- In one of his classic works, "The Church at the End of the 20th Century," theologian and scholar Francis Schaeffer noted, "…we must not forget that the world more…

Pastors and politics

by Dave Welch -- Pastor Rick Warren conducting the inauguration prayer for Barack Obama, Chicago pastors praying with Gov. Blagojevich, Rev. Tony Campolo serving as then-President Bill Clinton's spiritual adviser … Pictures more…

The Bible not literal?

by Dave Welch -- "Is the Bible literally true?" interviewer Cynthia McFadden of Nightline queried President George W. Bush recently. "Probably not. … I'm not a literalist. But you can learn a more…