By David Whitney, Senior Instructor at Institute on the Constitution
(Originally posted on TheAmericanView.com)
Ever since the fall of man in the Garden of Eden, people have been seeking salvation by every means other than by the One True God. One of the modern forms of idolatry is statism, the worship of human civil government as god. Some aspects of this idolatry is the propaganda that civil government cares for all your needs. In fact the lie is promoted that government can provide for not only all your needs but even for all your wants as well.
Consider the current wrestling with the health care question. Think of the history of health care...Read more
By Gerald Harris, Editor of The Christian Index
(Originally appeared in The Christian Index on April 24, 2017)
It has happened again. The Georgia state government has attempted to censor, silence, and repress a Christian for sharing the Gospel.
Chike Uzuegbunam, a student at Georgia Gwinnett College, was repeatedly prohibited from discussing his Christian faith on campus, even after he had obtained permission to do so in one of the school’s free-speech zones.Read more
Statistically speaking, American Millennials’ (ages 18-34) worst subject is history. Many know very little about our European ancestors, the Pilgrims, to whom the first Thanksgiving is attributed. These were the first Christian families to settle on the east coast of America. Contrary to modern-day teaching, the main purpose the Pilgrims came to America was NOT religious freedom. They had already gained religious freedom twelve years earlier, in 1608, when they fled England for Holland to escape the extreme persecution from a tyrannical King James I.Read more