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July 30, 2014
Should the United States pay Koreans $10 trillion in reparations? Is North Korea the victim of “demonization and propaganda”? Participants in an ecumenical roundtable seemed to think so.
June 10, 2014
Florida Megachurch Pastor and Obama Spiritual Advisor Joel Hunter is a non-denominational Evangelical, but you wouldn’t know it from conference photos Hunter appeared in alongside six other American clergy and an assortment of Iranian clerics.
December 21, 2013
The Washington Post ran a troubling piece this week on a D.C. woman struggling to survive on welfare. Age 41, with 5 of her 6 children at home, she spends her time waiting for…
September 6, 2013
It’s an honor to speak at Patrick Henry College, which I have known through friendship with President Graham Walker, who serves on our board, and from which I’ve benefited directly as my last…
September 2, 2013
Amidst dwindling denominational finances and forced cuts to expenses elsewhere, why do United Methodist leaders insisting on maintaining an unsustainably high level of offering-plate funding for the controversial National Council of Churches (NCC)?
August 30, 2013
During this week’s 50th anniversary commemoration, the National Council of Churches recalled its role in the August 1963 March on Washington, most famous for Martin Luther King’s “I Have a Dream” speech. Unfortunately, the…
August 26, 2013
The National Council of Churches (NCC) has released a not bad statement on Egypt’s recent removal of the Muslim Brotherhood regime by the military, expressing particular concern about attacks by Islamists on Egyptian churches….
August 22, 2013
Former National Council of Churches chief Joan Brown Campbell, in her sermon at Chautauqua today, urged that Christians reject the “exclusivity” of their own faith. And in today’s published interview with the Chautauqua, NY…
August 21, 2013
In her sermon this morning at Chautauqua, former National Council of Churches chief Joan Brown Campbell preached on the Prodigal Son. She seemed to liken the parable to Bill Clinton’s Monica Lewinsky scandal and…
August 19, 2013
The Westminster Chimes of the Bell Tower on Lake Chautauqua in New York began playing old hymns early this morning. Very nice, but not entirely welcome, as I had only arrived at 4:30am a…