The Freedom From Religion Foundation told Iowa State Representative Skyler Wheeler (R-Orange City) that he was violating the constitution by including a Bible verse in the signature line of his legislative email.
Dr. Walter Brasch writing for The Moderate Voice demonstrates the same lack of knowledge of the First Amendment and history that he accuses Christians of.
I lived in Valley Junction in West Des Moines, IA when Hillside Elementary was being built. It seemed like a waste of money to me then as there were already two elementary schools in the area, and one early childhood center. I’m sure there was a good reason for building it as West Des Moines […]
By Dr. Michael A. Milton I was appalled. A sign in front of a Baptist church in Charlotte openly advocates its opposition to Proposition One in North Carolina. The proposition, which is due to go to the ballot in NC on May 8, 2012, reads: “Marriage between one man and one woman is the only […]
The Obama Administration’s answer to the outrage expressed by the Catholic Church over his contraceptive mandate is to change the conversation from a freedom of religion issue to a plain freedom issue. In announcing his “compromise” over the contraceptive mandate announced by Kathleen Sebelius on January 20, the President employed the tried and true “bait […]
Media Matters and PajamaPundit are running a video clip of an interview with Mike Huckabee by Judge Napolitano with the following portion of the transcript highlighted: Napolitano says, “Why should the state be involved [deciding who may, and may not get married]?”, to which Huckabee responds: Well I think that it is an acknowledgement of […]
I’m a Presbyterian. I’m an old fashioned Presbyterian. I’m a hard-core, old-fashioned Presbyterian. That is to say, I take the historic, Protestant position that “holy days” such as “Christmas” are an innovation of the Roman Catholic Church and have no Scriptural warrant. Furthermore, I also take the position that the “Christmas tree” is a Christianized […]
Check out our items of interest for October 30th, some miscellany to help keep you caffeinated.
Don’t count on the ACLU to complain about violations of the separation of church and state on this one. Or should I say mosque and state (how about an infamous mosque and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton?) AP has reported Feisal Abdul Rauf, the Imam planning the mosque near Ground Zero, is being sent to […]
Continuing looking at how the American Evangelical mind has been shaped, Mark Noll in The Scandal of the Evangelical Mind first saw how revivalism made an impact on its development. At the time what the First Amendment accomplished was something that was totally unique. Many came to the American colonies for the purposes of religious […]
Praise God for this wonderful news! This is also good news for faith-based organizations that do similar work and helps to establish our place in providing key social services. Technorati Tags: Prison Fellowship Ministries,Inner-Change Freedom Initiative,Prison Ministries,8th Circut Court,Iowa,Separation of Church and State Share this post :