“If ye love wealth better than liberty, the tranquility of servitude than the animated contest of freedom, go from us in peace. We ask not your counsels or arms. Crouch down and lick the hands which feed you. May your chains sit lightly upon you, and may posterity forget that you were our countrymen!” – Samuel Adams

Archive for August 16th, 2008

Politics Are a Part of a Religion

American Minute from William J. Federer Charles Finney died AUGUST 16, 1875. An attorney, Finney saw so many Scripture references in Blackstone’s Law Commentaries that he bought a Bible and came to faith. Charles Finney’s 1835 Revival Lectures inspired George Williams to found the YMCA-Young Men’s Christian Association-in 1844, and William Booth to found The […]

Those Abortions Changed My Life Forever

*Publisher’s note: this personal testimony is being reprinted in light of the upcoming vote in South Dakota on Initiated Measure 11 and the recent statement by the American Psychological Association that abortion does not threaten women’s mental health. By Luana StoltenbergLegislative Team LeaderOperation Outcry My life has been devastated by abortion. I have had three […]

Mixing religion and politics is inappropriate

BY STAR PARKERFOUNDER & PRESIDENTCOALITION ON URBAN RENEWAL & EDUCATION A number of years ago, John McCain did a hilarious segment on “Saturday Night Live” in which he did a spoof commercial for an album called “McCain Sings Streisand.” The “commercial” featured a crooning McCain torturing a number of Streisand hits — “People,” “Memories,” “The […]

My Life Was Never the Same

*Publisher’s note: this personal testimony is being reprinted in light of the upcoming vote in South Dakota on Initiated Measure 11 and the recent statement by the American Psychological Association that abortion does not threaten women’s mental health. By Cynthia CollinsInternational Team LeaderHost Faces of AbortionOperation Outcry The counselor from Planned Parenthood sat across from […]