California's ironic ousting
of campus Christian groups

by Jerry Newcombe -- A disturbing story came and went, barely noticed a few weeks ago. InterVarsity Christian Fellowship is being unceremoniously booted off the campuses of California's 23 state universities. This more…

The root of 9/11: Bad theology

by Jerry Newcombe -- Did you know that since 9/11, there have been 23,780 separate deadly terror attacks carried out by Islamic extremists, according to thereligionofpeace.com? The 13th anniversary of 9/11 is more…

Charles Darwin and World War I

by Jerry Newcombe -- Quick quiz: What started World War I? An anarchist in Serbia shot and killed a visiting Austrian leader. But why would that shooting trigger the killing of millions, more…

Maria Von Trapp, RIP

by Jerry Newcombe -- Earlier this year, an event happened that did not receive wide notice. The last of the Von Trapp Family Singers, the last of the children – the real more…

A Christian response to Ferguson

by Jerry Newcombe -- When will the rioting in Ferguson, Missouri, stop? There has been much mayhem – including the police using tear gas – and much looting in the St. Louis more…

Sickening barbarism toward children

by Jerry Newcombe -- There have been numerous and sometimes contradictory stories and images of anti-Christian slaughter coming out of Iraq and Syria right now. They cannot all be confirmed. But there more…

50 years of a failed War on Poverty

by Jerry Newcombe -- This year marks the 50th anniversary of the War on Poverty. It appears that poverty won that war. Jesus said you will always have the poor with you. more…

Bill Maher's drugs vs. religion claim

by Jerry Newcombe -- Americans are accepting pot in seemingly unprecedented ways. Even as it is becoming legal in more places, such as Colorado by an act of the voters a couple more…

Our lawless president opens the borders

by Jerry Newcombe -- Our founders based our nation on the rule of law. But now lawlessness is becoming the rule. One of the Bible's definitions for sin fits here: "Sin is more…