Category Archives: Constitutional Government

WHY ARE WE BEING LED BY THE BEST POLITICIANS MONEY CAN BUY?

Why are we being led by the best politician money can buy? Are we are just getting what we have earned? Are we just being led by people just like ourselves? Consider how we choose our leaders. Most of us do … Continue reading

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WHY OUR VOTES DON’T SEEM TO MATTER ANYMORE

Today the Supreme Court refused to consider a slam dunk case. Here is one version of the story. Supreme Court Refuses To Hear Same Sex Marriage Cases In a major surprise, the United States Supreme Court has said today that it … Continue reading

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EUROPEAN COURT RULES SAME-SEX COURT IS NOT A RIGHT

Whenever Europe does something that disregards traditional mores, our news media is quick to report. Otherwise, America’s corporate news media shows as much interest as they would if your local paper reported a story about your neighbor’s dog nipping the mailman. Hence … Continue reading

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WHAT QUALIFIES OUR MOST “BELOVED” POLITICIANS?

A bit of humor On September 3rd, the Broom Hilda comic strip by Russell Myers summarized the qualifications of our most beloved politicians in just a few words. If I were a politician, folks would love me. I’d give everybody … Continue reading

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POLITICS, RELIGION, AND THE EXAMPLE OF CHRIST JESUS — PART 2

Here we continue from Part 1 of POLITICS, RELIGION, AND THE EXAMPLE OF CHRIST JESUS. In Part 1, we examined the political system. In Part 2, we will consider how Jesus threatened that system. When modern Christians reflect upon the … Continue reading

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POLITICS, RELIGION, AND THE EXAMPLE OF CHRIST JESUS — PART 1

One of the pages on this website is Citizenship by Pastor Tim Crater of Woodbridge Bible Church. In his article, Pastor Crater provides excellent and soundly biblical reasons why Christians should participate in the political process. Here I would like to do the same by … Continue reading

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HOW DO WE PREPARE A CHILD FOR SPIRITUAL WARFARE?

Recently, “Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia made headlines recently when he declared  his belief that the devil is a real being who has a presence in the world today” (from here). Consider the excerpt below (Jennifer Senior of New York Magazine … Continue reading

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