The other side of the Vietnam story

by Jerry Newcombe -- Another Memorial Day is upon us. Interestingly, President Obama just visited Vietnam to help solidify our formerly strained relations. The Vietnam War still brings up many painful memories more…

My friend Charlie and Bible meditation

by Jerry Newcombe -- We have lost the great art of Bible meditation today, and we are the poorer for it. In 1987, newsman Ted Koppel gave a classic commencement speech at more…

'Christian hegemony'? Guilty as charged

by Jerry Newcombe -- Recently, I wrote a column about a presentation at the White Privilege Conference in Philadelphia last month. In response to that piece, I was accused of setting up more…

Before the ACLU comes knocking

by Jerry Newcombe -- In America, you should be free to disagree. But under a new form of tyranny, that is no longer the case. The left is saying, in effect, "Do more…

Is Christianity to blame for everything bad?

by Jerry Newcombe -- Earlier this month in Philadelphia, there was the 17th annual "White Privilege Conference," which a friend describes as a "liberal confab devoted to self-abnegation." One of the speakers, more…

The war on the cross

by Jerry Newcombe -- There is a war being waged against a major symbol of Christianity – the cross. In 1925, a large cross was erected in Bladensburg, Maryland, to honor fallen more…

My interview with Rafael Cruz

by Jerry Newcombe -- Nowhere is it written that America will always remain free. In fact, Thomas Jefferson and other founders warned about threats to our freedom. Jefferson noted that the price more…

Are the unborn 'less than human'?

by Jerry Newcombe -- Leading Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said over the weekend, "The unborn person doesn't have constitutional rights." She made her remarks on NBC's "Meet the Press." I'm amazed more…

The answer to Muslim violence: Jesus

by Jerry Newcombe -- Virtually a week does not go by without some headline of a Muslim attack somewhere in the world. The latest stories involves the alleged crucifixion of a Christian more…