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The Right to Self-Defense: A God-Given Right

  In the United States, we are granted rights and freedoms that most countries do not offer. One of these rights pivotal to maintaining our freedoms as Americans can be found in the Second Amendment: the right to keep and bear arms. Our founders knew that only a people who were armed could protect and...

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Senators defend Amy Coney Barrett against attacks on her faith

  Sens. Josh Hawley, R-Mo., and Ben Sasse, R-Neb., spoke out against the “religious bigotry” aimed at Judge Amy Coney Barrett during the first day of her Supreme Court confirmation hearings on Monday.   Since Barrett was nominated to the Court last month, she and her family have saturated the media and have had to...

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5 Ways to Pray for Abortion – From Legislation to Changing Hearts

  At a minimum, two victims are gravely impacted by an abortion: the unborn child and the mother. Abortion ends the life of the unborn and haunts the life of his or her mother. The heart of Christ and His attribute of justice demands that His bride, the body of believers, take a holistic approach...

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Why Biblical Teaching Should Begin in the Home

Some of my earliest memories involve a large children’s Bible. The worn book had the stories of the Bible written in a way that young children could easily understand. I remember my parents would read us one of the stories every night and let us ask questions about the stories we just read.   “How...

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Allie Beth Stuckey: ‘If you want to change the country, influence what people think about God’

Healing America begins with a proper understanding of God.   This was the message of “Relatable” host Allie Beth Stuckey at the Values Voter Summit 2020.   During her segment, Stuckey said that if we want to change our country, we need to “influence what people think about God.”   The outspoken Christian conservative began...

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Unequal in Freedom

A few weeks ago, I stumbled upon a quote from Alexis De Tocqueville’s book Democracy in America.  The quote stopped me in my tracks. It was almost like De Tocqueville (who wrote his book in 1835) had predicted the events of 2020 would unfold.   De Tocqueville said, “Americans are so enamored of equality that...

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Hope in Uncertainty

Why Christians Have Peace Beyond Their Circumstances and How to Prepare for Life Past the Pandemic   As we slowly transition to what we know as “normal,” more and more people are faced with the fear of the unknown.   Fear of uncertainty is part of human nature, but it has become more prevalent as...

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Northam signs into law: gun control, rolls back abortion restrictions and outlaws sexuality discrimination

Virginia’s Governor Ralph Northam has recently signed 49 bills into law. Many of these new laws are incredibly progressive for a state like Virginia and anti-Christian in nature.   The first, and probably the most heartbreakingly vile of these new laws has to do with the value of life. On Good Friday, a sacred and...

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Easter is not canceled

The coronavirus has canceled countless things and has put even more on hold, but it cannot keep us from celebrating the resurrection of our Savior this weekend.   I’ve heard a lot of people on social media and in the media say Easter is canceled. Satan may be trying to put that in people’s heads,...

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