Category: Politics

Elections, Journalism, Tea Party

The Beauty of Defiance

“..If I am a man of God, let fire come down from heaven and consume you and your fifty.”  The Crowd-Building Power of Standing Your Ground I touched briefly, yesterday, on the enormous power ignited when a tyrant miscalculates and picks on the wrong man, but I don’t think I explained the reality from the..

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Broke and “Woke” Hirelings..

Intersectional Virtue Signaling from the Pulpit “One of the firms helping us find men [to pastor satellite congregations] asked me, Pastor Matt, if we find an Anglo 8 and an African American 7, what do you want?  I said I want the African American 7.” –Pastor Matt Chandler, Spring 2018 One way to summarize Matt..

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Al Mohler “Platforms” Thabiti Anyabwile

..who, in turn, praises Arkansas state senator, Stephanie Flowers. Al Mohler, president of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, looking distinctly unhappy about being cornered on his refusal to sign the Statement on Social Justice & The Gospel claimed that he “platforms” academics who have a different position on social justice from his own.  One of those would..

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The Larger Picture is Pretty Damn Frightening..

You thought your “conservative” pastor was immune to social justice jargon? Better check.  Better check very carefully. My own brush with an Orwellian thought crime patrol, (background here) taught me a few frightening things about our present political reality. Upon learning that I dared to scold Louis Farrakhan for being a racist, one school district..

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