Tag: politics

The Slippery Slope of Limiting Speech

The 1st Amendment In the United States of America, the 1st Amendment to the Constitution reaffirms our God given right to freedom of speech. The text clearly states that Congress shall not make any laws that limit individual or group use of speech. There is no mention of any technicalities or extenuating circumstances that limit ...

Sword Free Zones

That time Jesus banned swords Sword violence was rampant while Jesus lived on the earth. Fortunately for those who lived during that time, Jesus issued a decree and banned swords from certain areas of the nations. Thankfully, sword violence decreased dramatically once Jesus established a law that permanently removed swords from those particular areas. Potential criminals ...

Jesus is not a Socialist

Jesus doesn’t endorse Socialism Socialism is not a new idea. As a political movement, socialism began during the Industrial Revolution. However, it has been a thought in the minds of men and women for much longer. There are those who say that even Jesus taught us the principles of Socialism. Although, it goes without saying ...

Occupy Until I Come

Jesus’ triumphant return While there are many unknowns regarding Jesus’ return, we can be certain that He will come back. We know this because His word declares it. Of course, we don’t know when that will be (Matthew 24:36). It could happen in our lifetime or it could happen after our generation passes. What is ...

Christianity: The Ultimate Fight Club

The fight isn’t over The world is messed up. Although, we still seem to make it out to be worse than it actually is. There are so many problems in the world and we become discouraged because of how bad things appear. It is at that moment in which we have at least a couple ...