A preview of America in 2025

by Jim Rutz -- Dr. George Barna is the most quoted Christian authority in America, and this week he has released a brief bombshell of a book, "Revolution" (Tyndale House), that announces more…

Join the W.O.W.: World's Oldest War

by Jim Rutz -- Know the difference between a 2-year-old and a terrorist? You can reason with a terrorist. Every 2-year-old starts off as a tyrant, determined to be ruler of his more…

FEMA: Worthy successor
to Nebuchadnezzar

by Jim Rutz -- The founder of modern saturation advertising, Senator Cato the Elder (234-149 B.C.), had a monomania about Rome's rival, Carthage. At the end of every speech he gave for more…

1 woman and Jesus
change a nation

by Jim Rutz -- Could you change a nation by yourself? Heidi Baker is doing it – without political clout or decent funding. When she arrived in bleak, war-ravaged Mozambique in 1995, more…

'The Championship Game'

by Jim Rutz -- Author's note: At this somewhat depressing point in history, I thought you might like this bit of encouragement, slightly adapted from a favorite poem of mine by S.P. more…

Which church is the best? ... part 4

by Jim Rutz -- The liberal press doesn't know what to do with Christians. In their perennial panic to appear nonpartisan, they always distance themselves from us by their obvious attitudes and, more…

Let's rebuild a better New Orleans

by Jim Rutz -- There was a sea-wall there in Galveston To keep those waters down, But the high tide from the ocean, Lord, Brought water into that town. Wasn't it a more…

A nicer way
to get rid of Mr. Chavez

by Jim Rutz -- We interrupt our four-part survey of the U.S. religion circus to bring you a timely word on how to remove unpleasant politicians from office without bringing in the more…

Which church is the best? ... part 3

by Jim Rutz -- The shift to Republican leadership is heartening, as far as it goes. But any gains for conservatism seem to be matched by losses in economics, education, law and more…

Which church is the best? ... part 2

by Jim Rutz -- Last week, I bequeathed to history my very best "fair and balanced" view on the Catholic Church, and was duly rewarded with a barrage of e-mails wanting to more…