Author: bigtalkinghead

Gun Control: Making Citizens into Victims

Gun Control: Making Citizens into Victims

The other night I watched the CNN “Town Hall.”  It made me sick to see children who are victimized by a murder be exploited for ratings and victimized again by politicians. I understand the pain of people who have lost loved ones and the lingering trauma that affects survivors of life-threatening events. As a war … Continue reading Gun Control: Making Citizens into Victims

Who is the Boss? Politicians Are Not Your Leader.

Who is the Boss? Politicians Are Not Your Leader.

Do Nothing Edmund Burke once said, “The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.” But politicians at every level (local, state, and national), and from both parties have convinced us that they will lead us to the life, prosperity, and utopia we want. They know the way … Continue reading Who is the Boss? Politicians Are Not Your Leader.

Apologetics: Is It Still Relevant?

Apologetics: Is It Still Relevant?

How relevant is apologetics today? How big a role should apologetics play in a Christian’s witness? And, above all, is apologetics biblical? Let us briefly consider these questions. To see just how relevant apologetics is today, we need only take a quick survey of the world around us. Whether we look at the world on … Continue reading Apologetics: Is It Still Relevant?

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) IS NOT A LAW!!!

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) IS NOT A LAW!!!

A federal judge in California temporarily stopped actions by the Trump administration to end parts of DACA, or the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, partly based on the meaning of President Trump's Twitter messages. That’s right Twitter!! DACA has consumed much of the political debate in Washington this week. But there is an equal … Continue reading Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) IS NOT A LAW!!!

Museum of the Bible

Museum of the Bible

The Museum of the Bible opened in Washington, D.C., last year, and not a moment too soon for a city (and nation) plagued by scandal. In addition to ongoing investigations by a special counsel and various congressional committees, sexual harassment seems to have infected the nation's capital and the country like a scourge. One doesn't have … Continue reading Museum of the Bible