My fellow Christians, this is about as political as I plan on getting. I’m a Christian. Christians have their own political system. The Nicene Creed is the Christian’s Constitution The Sermon on the Mount is the Christian’s bill of rights. We’ve rarely, if ever, had a candidate in this nation that represented our creed or […]Read More Here I Go Getting All Political Again
It occurs to me that we don’t elect leaders, we elect followers. Leaders don’t change stances with every new poll that is taken Leaders actually take the initiative to go against the grain of popular opinion. In a democracy, popularity is what matters. Whoever gets the most votes wins, thus those who win must constantly […]Read More Why Leaders Don’t Get Elected (Usually)
Listen Here: Stephen Mansfield is a writer and speaker best known for his groundbreaking books about the influence of religion in history, leadership and politics. He first came to international attention with The Faith of George W. Bush, the New York Times bestseller that influenced Oliver Stone’s film W. His book The Faith of Barack […]Read More Podcast #45: Stephen Mansfield
Romans 8:31 (NIV) “What, then, shall we say in response to this? If God is for us, who can be against us?” I would like to ask some questions inspired by this verse. Why is it that we always assume God is on our side? Does any army go to war unless they are sure […]Read More Is God on our side?
There has been so much confusion this election season about people’s beliefs. Let me first say that I am not endorsing either candidate, and refuse to ever join religion with politics. I think Constantine might be the worst thing to happen to Christianity until the Left Behind books and I always want to strive to […]Read More News Flash: There Are Differences Between Mormonism and Christianity
Joshua 5: 13-15 reminds us that God doesn’t back any candidate or nation so don’t panic if you missed the debate last night. “Now it came about when Joshua was by Jericho, that he lifted up his eyes and looked, and behold, a man was standing opposite him with his sword drawn in his hand, […]Read More Post Debate Thought
In an election season, each side seems to shout their agenda at the other, and no one shouts louder than the religious right. Most of the time I feel like they are the religious wrong, yet they assume that since I’m a Christian that I’m on their side. I don’t mean just me, they assume […]Read More An Invitation, Not A Kidnapping
Christians, let’s show that we are not the haters that we are being painted as. If you are a Christian who hates anyone then you aren’t a Christian. Let your life be the testimony of the God who has shown you infinite patience and mercy. Let’s actually talk to each other, even if we disagree […]Read More They will know we are Chickens by our love. (Or Rick Lee James on this whole Chick-Fil-A Mess)