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…

Church for atheists?

by Jerry Newcombe -- There's an old joke that says: How do you describe an atheist at his funeral? "All dressed up with no place to go." Now, all jokes aside, there more…

Does the pro-life movement have a prayer?

by Jerry Newcombe -- If you've been pro-life for any length of time, you know it's easy to develop battle fatigue. Last week's election saw a strongly pro-abortion-rights candidate beat the pro-life more…

The non-Jesus religion

by Jerry Newcombe -- The Supreme Court will be hearing arguments this week about whether prayers at government meetings, for example, a town council, can include the name of Jesus. The case more…

Secular Ten Commandments?

by Jerry Newcombe -- There was a story last week that got my attention. Lech Walesa, former president of Poland and a great hero in my book (but not on this point), more…

Obamacare and 'Animal Farm'

by Jerry Newcombe -- Now that we've had just a few weeks of the mess that is Obamacare, it brings home how grossly unfair it is for the political class to impose more…

What's in your wallet?

by Jerry Newcombe -- There's virtually not a week that goes by without some sort of lawsuit or complaint against a reference to God or Jesus in the public arena. Often times more…

Abortion can make the heart callous

by Jerry Newcombe -- I once read that part of the education for the would-be members of the infamous Nazi SS involved giving the aspiring men a puppy each, at the beginning more…

Killing Christians with impunity

by Jerry Newcombe -- Next month will mark the International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church. The official date is Nov. 10, 2013. However, the website states: "… you are free more…