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Mayor Defies Threats from Atheist Group over Nativity Scene

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Coal Run, Kentucky Mayor Andrew Scott had received a letter from an Atheist group back in December in the days leading up to Christmas, notifying him that no nativity scenes were to be allowed on public property. Mayor Scott chucked

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Violence From Radical Islamists No Different Than Others?

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Muslim Congressman Says That Violence From Radical Islamists is No Different Than Violence From Christians & Jews. The Nizkor Project states that a Red Herring “is a fallacy in which an irrelevant topic is presented in order to divert attention

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Is Heaven Tourism Just a Bunch of Malarkey?

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The newest mark against so-called heaven tourism may cast doubt on the dubious belief that any mere human has come back from heaven following a near-death experience, but it certainly provides evidence that there is a God. Because who but

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Michigan Public School Board Allows Muslims to Pray

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The Michigan Public School Board gives Muslim students special privileges not allowed to Christians. “Ultimately we know deeply that the other side of every fear is freedom.” – Marilyn Ferguson We—as a society—hate being negatively labeled. We hate it because

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Barack Obama Christian or Not?

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Is President Obama Christian or something else? “People’s character is their behavior – we’re all capable of good and evil.” – Bertie Carvel It’s often repeated that one’s character is defined by the actions he takes, but on the other

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Persecuted Christians Around the World Celebrate Christians

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All over the world our Christian brothers and sisters suffer simply for believing what the Scripture teaches about our relationship with God. During the Christmas season we should take special care to pray for and support our siblings around the

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Merry Christians: Religious People Are Happier?

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A new study (that recapitulates a 2004 study of the same kind) indicates again that religious people, especially those who regularly attend religious services, are twice as likely to consider themselves “very happy” as those who do not: The correlation

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You Cannot Be A Christian & Oppose Amnesty?

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John Paul Brammer tries to manipulate Christians to oppose amnesty. “When people learn no tools of judgment and merely follow their hopes, the seeds of political manipulation are sown.” – Stephen Jay Gould Americans have become a people accustomed to

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Atheists Launch Controversial Anti-Christian Christmas Ad Campaign

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The American Atheists organization is trying to convert Christians this holiday season with an Anti-Christian Christmas billboard campaign: The giant advertising hoardings in the Tennessee cities of Memphis, Nashville, St. Louis and Fort Smith, Arkansas show a mischievous-looking young girl

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Is ISIS the Second Coming of the Umayyad Caliphate?

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You probably haven’t heard of the Umayyad Caliphate, which in itself is a testimony to the effectiveness of its defeat. But there was a time when the Islamic Umayyad armies had taken over a huge swath of the ancient world,

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The Death of Western Christianity

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Schoolchildren are being left ignorant of Christianity and the history of Christmas. “Political correctness does not legislate tolerance; it only organizes hatred.” – Jacques Barzun Modern western society has developed a certain disdain of faith. Over time, we have segregated

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Saving Thanksgiving

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I’ve noted something recently about Thanksgiving in particular and American gratitude in general. Our gratitude is generally accompanied by a spirit of resignation or complacency. I read posts and hear comments all the time to this effect: “Sure, America is

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