New study validates this ancient book

by Jerry Newcombe -- I enjoy collecting information about studies that relate to some aspect of the Bible. Over and over, social science data tend to confirm the Scriptures. A new study more…

The $9 million wedding

by Jerry Newcombe -- Facebook's first president, Sean Parker, who was also the co-founder of Napster, recently got married in Big Sur, Calif. The wedding for 300 guests was estimated to cost more…

Morgan Freeman's on-air nap

by Jerry Newcombe -- There's a hilarious piece of video showing actor Morgan Freeman nodding off while his co-star Michael Caine is talking about their new movie, "Now You See Me." The more…

1st Amendment a military casualty?

by Jerry Newcombe -- On Nov. 21, 1864, President Lincoln wrote to a Mrs. Bixby of Massachusetts, who had lost five sons in the Civil War. He wrote her, "I feel how more…

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…