A Health Savings Account Could Save Your Life

Marilyn Singleton: We dread the day when “algo-medicine” devoid of human emotion, intuition, or instinct will say Sell! (to the mortician) when the patient hits 70? Buy! if the baby has no problems discerned on prenatal ultrasound?

Becky Tirabassi to Keynote Iowa Prayer Breakfast

Christian author and speaker Becky Tirabassi will keynote the 57th annual Iowa Prayer Breakfast that will be held at the Community Choice Credit Union Center (formerly Veterans Memorial Auditorium) in Des Moines, IA on March 29th, 2018 at 7:15-8:45 am.

Gun Beat Reporter Explains Why Conservatives Mistrust the Media

Lois Beckett, a senior reporter for The Guardian, who covers guns, gun violence, and the far right in the United States, explains why conservatives mistrust the media that is evident in their reporting on the gun debate.

Billy Graham (1918-2018)

The Rev. Billy Graham, a world-renowned evangelist and pastor to presidents, passed away at his home in Montreat, NC. He was 99-years-old.

Physicians Sue over Monopolistic “Maintenance of Certification” (MOC®)

Dr. Alieta Eck: Why should the self-selected experts of the American Board of Medical Specialties have the sole authority to “certify” physician competence and deny patients access to their chosen doctor?

Demons, Halos, and the Nocebo Effect

Marilyn Singleton: The political nocebo effect is a sister of the age-old propaganda tool of demonizing the opposition rather than promoting one’s own position. Today, the demon is a far less discrete group: all men, with a special place in political hell for white men.

President Trump Declares January 22 National Sanctity of Human Life Day

Since January 22 marks the 45th year since the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Roe v. Wade, along with its companion case Doe v. Bolton, that purported to legalize killing a pre-born baby’s life for any reason and at any stage of development, President Donald Trump proclaims today as National Sanctity of Human Life Day.

Planned Parenthood Sees Large Declines Preceding Federal Investigation

Susan B. Anthony List notes that Planned Parenthood’s annual reports show a 5-year-trend of a decline in non-abortion services, a massive loss of clientele, and rapid facility closures, even before a recently announced federal investigation.

Alliance Defending Freedom: 2017 – A Banner Year for the First Amendment

With a critical victory at the U.S. Supreme Court and two other cases in progress there, Alliance Defending Freedom action in defense of freedom of speech, freedom of religion, and freedom of conscience—including artistic freedom—is having far-reaching effects for the good of all Americans.

SPLC Cannot Defend “Hate Tracker” with #MerryChristmas and #Jesus

The SPLC “Hate Tracker” page includes the following social media hashtags: #christmas, #merrychristmas, #merrychristmaseve, #jesus, and #whitegenocide and #ineedwhitesupremacybecause this week.

The Top 7 Victories for Religious Liberty in 2017

Montse Alvarado: Amid the chaos of an historic election and the naming of a new Supreme Court Justice, victories for religious liberty were won across the country, protecting the freedoms of people of all faith, and no faith at all.

Pro-Lifers: Recent Study on Mail-Order Abortion Pills Puts Women’s Health At Risk

Charlotte Lozier Institute experts criticized a recent study purporting to demonstrate the safety of Mifeprex manufactured overseas.

Dr. R.C. Sproul (1939-2017)

Ligonier Ministries announced that apologist, author, and pastor Dr. R.C. Sproul passed away Thursday afternoon in Altamonte Springs, FL. He was 78.

Contributors Wanted: Politics, Culture, or Current Events

Caffeinated Thoughts needs contributors to write on politics, culture, or current events from a Christian and conservative point of view.

Pro-Life Message Receives Icy Reception at Historic Christian College

Berea College says its purpose “to promote the cause of Christ,” but that does not include a pro-life message based on their reception of Students for Life.

Thank A Veteran Every Day

Congressman David Young (R-IA): On this Veterans Day, and every day, seek out those who have donned a uniform and served our country and say thank you.