Who owns your children?

by Jerry Newcombe -- There was a recent decision in a German court that ought to give every freedom-loving American the willies – especially because the same mentality can be found here. more…

'Hand of God'? Just ask Newton

by Jerry Newcombe -- Recently, a picture from outer space was posted that some thought looked like the "Hand of God." Writing about it for space.com (Jan. 9), Tanya Lewis said, "The more…

Overcoming the sin of sloth

by Jerry Newcombe -- At the start of the New Year, it's often good to review our life's direction and goals. One thing to consider is how much any of "the Seven more…

Christmas can be dangerous – in Egypt

by Jerry Newcombe -- Our Christmas has come and gone. But for the Coptic Christians in Egypt, Christmas is commemorated on Jan. 6, the day tradition holds the wise men (the Magi) more…

The most successful enterprise ever

by Jerry Newcombe -- Imagine two men engaged in a conversation on an international flight. These two men, presumably businessmen, are strangers to each other. As they talked with each other, it more…

Children: A blessing or a curse?

by Jerry Newcombe -- If we asked the question, "Are children a burden or a blessing?" of course, the answer would be "a blessing." The Bible says so. But you wouldn't necessarily more…

So much for the right of conscience

by Jerry Newcombe -- The ACLU is busy chipping away at religious freedom in our country again. They have successfully brought suit in the Denver area to force a Christian cake-maker to more…

'Tis the season to attack the Gospels

by Jerry Newcombe -- Every year at Christmastime, like clockwork, you can expect the mainstream media to come out with some sort of "fresh" perspective on Jesus. We see this on TV more…

Thanksgiving's history

by Jerry Newcombe -- One of my favorite times of year is Thanksgiving. What a great tradition – where we gather together to recount the Lord's blessings. I love the statement from more…