Criminalizing Christian expression

by Jerry Newcombe -- Virtually every week there is some outrageous story of an alleged violation of the separation of church and state. They're becoming so frequent that they are often met more…

When 'saints' don't persevere

by Jerry Newcombe -- Well, it's happened again. Another prominent person in ministry has apparently fallen away from the faith, and he renounces what he once was a part of. This isn't more…

Does America have a prayer?

by Jerry Newcombe -- Thursday, May 2, 2013, is the National Day of Prayer. Yet things are not right in the land. We pray, "May God bless America." But perhaps it should more…

Post-bombing 'moral equivalence' nonsense

by Jerry Newcombe -- Last week, when it became clear that some radical Muslims were behind the Boston bombing, the question came up as to why. What was the motive? It's the more…

Would SPLC label Dr. King a 'hater'?

by Jerry Newcombe -- Terrorism is in the news again as seen in the tragic bombing at the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday. This manmade disaster gives a time more…

Is heaven just a 'false hope'?

by Jerry Newcombe -- It's an incredible tragedy that mega-pastor Rick Warren's son committed suicide recently. Our prayers are with the family through this difficult time. His son was 27 and struggled more…

Go to church, live longer

by Jerry Newcombe -- The quest to live longer is an old one. Around this time, we celebrate the 500th anniversary of the first known European discovering Florida – Ponce de Leon. more…

The unstompable Jesus Christ

by Jerry Newcombe -- By now, it seems most everyone has heard about an inane assignment that boggles the mind. Earlier this month a professor at FAU, Florida Atlantic University (the Davie more…

A pope named Francis – it's about time

by Jerry Newcombe -- One thing amazed me about the new pope being appointed last week. For the first time in Church history – after about 800 years – a pope chose more…

Adam and Eve – just an allegory?

by Jerry Newcombe -- How is it that the Bible is so controversial? The recent series on the History Channel, "The Bible," has sparked many water cooler and media conversations on various more…