Churches kicked to the curb in Big Apple

by Jerry Newcombe -- A new court ruling has determined that churches can no longer rent public school facilities. Churches in New York City can be evicted from the schools. Despite the more…

How wedge issues secularize society

by Jerry Newcombe -- What happened last week with World Vision should make us all take notice. The billion-dollar evangelical charity announced they would accept same-sex marriage when hiring employees. The reaction more…

Great new movie: 'God's Not Dead'

by Jerry Newcombe -- There's an old joke in Christian circles that goes like this: Someone had written in graffiti the famous quote from the 19th century atheist philosopher: "God is dead. more…

The Lord is not a 'psychotic mass murderer'

by Jerry Newcombe -- Comedian and leading skeptic Bill Maher called God a "psychotic mass murderer." He said that in the upcoming "Noah" movie, God – not Russell Crowe (playing Noah) – more…

'God's work' is killing babies?

by Jerry Newcombe -- Is it "God's work" to kill the unborn? President Obama seemed to say so recently. Steven Ertelt wrote an article, "Obama Says His Pro-Abortion Supporters are 'Doing God's more…

What changed the Vikings?

by Jerry Newcombe -- I saw an advertisement recently for a series on the History Channel on the Vikings. A viewer's guide blurb reads, "Chronicling the medieval adventures of a band of more…

Church – antidote to loneliness?

by Jerry Newcombe -- I've often wondered why the studies show consistently that going to church lengthens your life and even enhances the quality of your life. One time I had the more…

Is romantic love just a myth?

by Jerry Newcombe -- With Valentine's Day upon us once again, we are flooded with reminders of romance and romantic love. But with so many broken hearts today, one wonders: Is romantic more…

Obama's big lie, or just a pronoun mix-up?

by Jerry Newcombe -- A majority of Americans are now opposed to Obamacare (which has the euphemistic title of the "Affordable Care Act"), even those who supported it earlier. Once the program more…