Away with the manger?

by Jerry Newcombe -- Manger scenes were routinely shown in public places before the anti-Christian crusade that the Supreme Court unleashed, starting in the 1960s and 1970s, with its anti-God-in-public type of more…

From St. Nicholas to Santa Claus

by Jerry Newcombe -- I recently asked my 3-year-old granddaughter – a major joy in my life – whose birthday we celebrate at Christmas time. "Uh," she responded, "Santa Claus?" D'oh! Some more…

10 rebuttals to the left's Trump meltdown

by Jerry Newcombe -- A month after the left's meltdown over the Trump-Pence victory, it doesn't seem to slow down. For example, the Drudge Report declared this week: "Madonna still can't cope more…

Fidel Castro before the judgment seat

by Jerry Newcombe -- It is appointed once for a man to die, and after that comes the judgment. So declares the Bible. As everyone knows by now, Fidel Castro's time to more…

Religious right waning? Not after Trump win

by Jerry Newcombe -- "Clinton's loss at the hands of Donald Trump amounted to the most surprising outcome in the history of modern electoral politics." So writes David Catanese for usnews.com. Many more…

Does our nation have a prayer?

by Jerry Newcombe -- This has been a very divisive election campaign. They usually are, but this one has seemed to be more cantankerous than previous ones. I feel like we are more…

Does your 1 vote count?

by Jerry Newcombe -- Polls, shmolls. The only poll that counts in this highly fluid election is your vote. How important is your one vote? If we show up, values voters could more…

3 critical voting issues: Check the platforms

by Jerry Newcombe -- When I consider this never-ending campaign, all I can think is: I need a bath. The current election is like a soap opera. We're becoming shell-shocked by allegations more…

Hillary: A 'flat-out abortion fanatic'

by Jerry Newcombe -- Recent revelations through the WikiLeaks hacked emails show an anti-Catholic and anti-evangelical bias on the part of some of Hillary Clinton's campaign staff. For instance, Sandy Newman, president more…