Hope for sex/porn addicts

by Jerry Newcombe -- This culture is obsessed with sex. Even burger ads sometimes use sex to sell their product. Pornography is rampant. Gender confusion rules the day. Some even want laws more…

Shakespeare and 'death with dignity'

by Jerry Newcombe -- Recent events have brought the debate on so-called "death with dignity" and assisted suicide into the spotlight again. And yet, the argument is not really a new one. more…

Columbus Day or Indigenous People's Day?

by Jerry Newcombe -- Political correctness infects virtually every aspect of our culture, our thinking, our heritage. When I grew up (and I'm only 58), Christopher Columbus was a great hero. Now, more…

I agree with Bill Maher – on Islam

by Jerry Newcombe -- I opened a recent Time magazine (Sept. 29, 2014) today and saw in big bold words a quote from British Prime Minister David Cameron on ISIS: "They are more…

Entrepreneur wants to find 'cure' for death

by Jerry Newcombe -- The man who co-created PayPal helped solve a big problem, how to make trustworthy payments on the Internet. This successful solution has enriched the lives of everyone – more…

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…