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Archive for November, 2014

-Is Religion Really the Cause of Most Wars?

Saturday, November 29th, 2014

I can’t tell you how many times I’ve heard someone make the comment that ‘most wars are caused by religion’ like it was self evident. With the rise of radical Islam in the Middle East, 9/11, not to mention past fiascos like the Crusades and The Inquisition, the claim seems rather intuitive and has become […]

-Euro Parliament Tells Pakistan to Dump Blasphemy laws

Friday, November 28th, 2014

Finally the Europeans seem to be waking up to the Islamist threat around the world even if they continue to ignore it close to home in their own countries. The European Parliament is demanding that Pakistan do away with their ‘blasphemy laws.’ Here’s the story from BosNewsLife: The European Parliament (EP) on Thursday, November 26, […]

-Happy Thanksgiving 2014

Thursday, November 27th, 2014

       ("The First Thanksgiving at Plymouth": Wikipedia) Happy Thanksgiving 2014 to you and yours. Our traditional Thanksgiving message follows: Thanksgiving is a uniquely American celebration that began nearly four centuries ago with a deeply religious people, the Pilgrims, giving thanks to God for preserving them though a very hard year and bringing them their first […]

-High School Student Suspended for Sharing His Faith?

Tuesday, November 25th, 2014

A high school senior in Everett, Washington has been suspended three times and faces potential expulsion for sharing his Christian faith. Here’s the news release about this case from the Pacific Justice Institute: A new lawsuit filed this week in Seattle federal court challenges what attorneys are calling “egregious” speech restrictions in an Everett high […]

-Rick Warren: “We Cannot Cave on This Issue”

Friday, November 21st, 2014

          (Picture from Wikipedia) Speaking before a Vatican-sponsored international conference on marriage, evangelical (SBC) pastor Rick Warren spoke out in favor of traditional marriage proclaiming:  “…we cannot cave on this issue” Here’s the story from LifeSite News: Speaking at Pope Francis’ Humanum conference November 17, Evangelical pastor and author Rick Warren talked about God’s plan […]

-Catholic Priests Choose to Disobey DC Circuit Court Contraceptive Ruling

Wednesday, November 19th, 2014

A pro-life group of Catholic priests,  Priests for Life, has chosen civil disobedience rather than compliance to a court ruling to provide birth control and abortifacients through the insurance plans for its employees. Here’s the story from Christianity Today: The United States DC Circuit Court of Appeals rejected a claim from Priests for Life that […]

-7th Circuit: Pastors Can Keep Their Housing Allowance

Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

The 7th Circuit Court of Appeals has overturned a lower court decision that would  have denied pastors their traditional tax exempt housing allowance which is normally a major part of their compensation package. Here’s the story from Christianity Today: Today, the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals overturned a lower court’s high-profile 2013 decision that the […]

-SBC President Pleads for Churches to Pray for Another Great Awakening

Thursday, November 13th, 2014

Dr. Ronnie Floyd, president of the Southern Baptist Convention, is pleading and encouraging and calling the 46,000 churches in his denomination and beyond to “extraordinary prayer” for revival and another Great Awakening. Here’s the message from his blog: <Read the whole message> He has also made available his complete message in an 16 page e-book […]

-National Cathedral to Host a Friday Muslim Prayer Service

Tuesday, November 11th, 2014

The National Cathedral in Washington DC is going to host a Muslim prayer service on Friday. About 100 Muslim leaders are expected to attend the service which will be  closed to the public. Here’s the story from the Washington Post: Washington National Cathedral, known for presidential funerals and other major spiritual services, will host a […]

-Sweden Has 55 ‘No-Go’ Muslim Zones Where Sharia Law Rules

Monday, November 10th, 2014

Political correctness and ‘multiculturalism’ has produced 55 ‘no-go’ zones in Sweden that are essentially Muslim micro-states where sharia law rules. Here’s the story from Investor’s Business Daily: …There are Muslim enclaves where postal, fire and other essential services — even police officers themselves —require police protection. A police report released last month identifies 55 of […]