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Archive for May, 2010

-The Pro-Life Abortion Shift in America

Tuesday, May 18th, 2010

There has been a major shift going on in America for a number of years now concerning opinions on abortion. The popular notion that the majority supports woman’s abortion rights is no longer true. Polls taken by Gallup shows that American opinions have shifted towards the Pro-life view and have stayed there for the last […]

-Texas: Church Can’t Use its Own Building for Worship

Monday, May 17th, 2010

When can a church no longer be used as a church? When the city says so. The Elijah Group of Leon Valley can not use its church building for worship according to city zoning. The Elijah Group had purchased an existing church building that had been used for worship since 1996 but now the city […]

-Pakistan: Muslim Boss Forces Christian to Sell kidney

Sunday, May 16th, 2010

(Coexist? by abocon via Flickr) I doubt that you will ever find any ‘Coexist’ bumper stickers in Pakistan. This weeks worst persecution story comes from Pakistan and features a Christian who was forced by his Muslim boss to sell one of his kidneys. John Gill, a molding machine operator at Shah Plastic Manufacturers, borrowed money […]

-Far Too Many ‘Nazi’ Insults

Friday, May 14th, 2010

(Image via Wikipedia) The last few years it has become fashionable to label political opponents as ‘Nazis’. When Bush was president it was done all of the time naming him and VP Cheney as the left’s favorite Nazis. In the last year, some folks at the popular Tea Party events have carried signs naming President […]

-Franklin Graham and Protestant Pastors vs. Islam

Wednesday, May 12th, 2010

(Image by roberthuffstutter via Flickr) Franklin Graham was recently ‘un’-invited to participate in a service at the Pentagon on the National Day of Prayer because of past negative statements he had made against Islam. The news media made it seem like Franklin was radical in his views but this is not the case at all. […]

-Mojave Desert Memorial Cross is Stolen

Tuesday, May 11th, 2010

The 75-year-old Mohave Desert War Memorial Cross was cut down and stolen Sunday night according to federal officials. The US Supreme Court ruled just last month that the cross could stay. The ACLU and other groups had brought a lawsuit to get the memorial cross taken down since it was on Federal land. Then the […]

-Pope Says Church to Blame for Sex Scandals

Tuesday, May 11th, 2010

(Image via Wikipedia) Pope Benedict XVI on Tuesday said that the church’s own sins caused the clerical abuse scandal and should not be blamed on any campaign mounted by outsiders. He called for profound purification and penitence within the church. Response: This is more like it, finally the church accepts complete responsibility. The church took […]

-UK: Street Preacher in Trouble for Saying Homosexuality a Sin

Monday, May 10th, 2010

(Image via Wikipedia) A Christian street preacher in Britain was arrested and will stand trial for telling a passerby that homosexuality is a sin. Dale McAlpine, a 42-year-old Baptist, was arrested under Britain’s Public Order Act 1986, which forbids “using threatening, abusive or insulting words … tending to and causing harassment, alarm or distress.” McAlpine […]

-New York: Controversial Mosque to be Built Near Ground Zero

Saturday, May 8th, 2010

A huge 13 story mosque is being built near ‘Ground Zero’ where the twin towers came down on 9-11-01. The "Cordoba House" mosque is going up in a refurbished 13-story building that was damaged by debris during that terrorist attack. Relatives of folks who died that day are rather sensitive to the potential mosque and […]

-Comedy Central Developing a ‘Jesus Christ’ Cartoon Show?

Friday, May 7th, 2010

Comedy Central refused to even show Muhammad on its South Park show. Now it is said to be developing a new half-hour cartoon show called- “JC” .  It’s about Jesus Christ living ‘regular’ life in New York city trying escape the shadow of his "powerful but apathetic father". It is only in the developmental stage […]