Adam Graham: More than 200 years after his death, George Washington remains the gold standard for what American leadership ought to be and rarely is.
Grace and faithfulness reflect God’s character in ways that duty cannot. They are not automatic or intuitive, and may be developed in the life of any person.
Governor Chris Christie (R-NJ) in his decision to withdraw his state’s appeal of a NJ court order to undefine marriage failed to demonstrate true leadership.
Pastors, it’s easy to become discouraged in ministry, but let’s take a lesson from San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh in enthusiasm.
It’s back… the day of campaigning is upon us, with the kick off being the first GOP debate for presidential hopefuls. The discussion has begun asking who is “Presidential Material” and of those who participated in the debate, who won. Conversations on talk radio run the gamut from “Who can defeat Obama in 2012?” to “Who […]
Former Godfather’s Pizza CEO Herman Cain spoke at Congressman Steve King’s Conservative Principles PAC in Des Moines, IA. He started off with an appeal to our founding documents. “We don’t need to rewrite the Declaration of Independence, we don’t need to rewrite the Constitution. We need to enforce the constitution.” Life, liberty and pursuit of […]
Kathleen Parker wrote an op/ed piece is The Washington Post called “Obama: Our first female president.” Ouch. That title’s pretty harsh. She recalls that Tomi Morrison referred to President Bill Clinton was our first “black president,” so in turn President Barack Obama is our first “female president.” She says never fear – she isn’t calling […]
Recently I had the opportunity to talk at length with Representative Rod Roberts (R-Carroll) who is one of the seven Republicans competing for the GOP nomination to run against Governor Chet Culver. Representative Roberts has served in the Iowa House of Representatives since January 2001. He also serves as the Assistant House Minority Leader and […]
Monday I had the opportunity to talk at length with Representative Rod Roberts (R-Carroll) who is one of the seven Republicans competing for the GOP nomination to run against Governor Chet Culver. Representative Roberts has served in the Iowa House of Representatives since January 2001. He also serves as the Assistant House Minority Leader and […]
1. Great side by side comparison – Sarah Palin vs. Barack Obama… if the Obama campaign really wants to attack her for “lack of experience” – don’t go there or do because it will be good for the McCain/Palin ticket and make them look very foolish. HT: Hugh Hewitt Here’s another comparison you can look […]
Sorry for the lapse in posting. With my new responsibility of being interim pastor at Grace Evangelical Free Church in Indianola, IA, my work with Serve Our Youth Network and just being a dad and husband I’ve been behind in reading my blog subscriptions and news feeds, so that is why I missed a week. […]
1. C. Michael Patton answers the question – What is Orthodoxy?. He outlines what is considered to be Historical Christian Orthodoxy, Historic Protestant/Evangelicalism Orthodoxy, Roman Catholic Orthodoxy, and Eastern Orthodoxy. This is an interesting post and it will help clarify for some of my readers when I mention historic Christian orthodoxy what that means. Usually […]