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60 Hard Truths about “Liberals”

60 HARD TRUTHS ABOUT LIBERALS For those of you who do not know, especially young people, I am compelled to inform you of the generally un-known truth that the word “Liberal” has a proud heritage and was originally a word that described men who were the political opposites of modern “Liberals.” The word “Liberal” was… Read More »

The True Origins of Thanksgiving

November 24, 2016 By Derrick Wilburn Where did Thanksgiving come from? It’s a relatively simple civics question, but an episode of American history that, sadly, few can answer. Friends and patriots, as we approach this most reverent and solemn holiday, I hope this short letter blesses you and that you share it far and wide.… Read More »

Christians ‘Under Caesar’s Sword’ – Responding to Worldwide Persecution Read

One hundred years ago, one-third of the population of Istanbul, formerly known as Constantinople, was non-Muslim. It was home to hundreds of thousands of Jews and Christians. Today, Istanbul, the largest city of the modern state of Turkey, is less than one percent non-Muslim. This did not happen by accident. What’s more, the same forces… Read More »

No, We Can’t ‘Agree to Disagree’ on Marriage: And Here’s Why

For years, a steady drumbeat of Christian pastors, musicians, and authors have announced they’ve “evolved” on the issue of homosexuality. Authors like Matthew Vines and more recently, Jen Hatmaker, musician Nicole Nordeman and Yale philosopher Nicholas Wolterstorff argue that the Bible doesn’t actually condemn same-sex “marriage.” Christians, they say, should bless such unions as “holy.”… Read More »

Christian Persecution Intensifies

  For those of us who live in comfortable homes in safe democracies, persecution of Christians and martyrdom may seem like a cruel historical fact, but nothing could be further from the truth. Sunday the 13th of November marked the International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church in 2016, a date that Christians across… Read More »