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Terror by Bus May 26, 2017 Memorial Day seems to come every day for our hurting brothers and sisters in the Middle East. This morning, a world that was already grieving the loss of so many lives in Manchester was heartbroken to hear about the senseless slaughter of a bus of Egyptian ...
Tour de Francis May 24, 2017 It took four days, but President Trump completed a religious trifecta -- traveling deep into the heartlands of Islam, Judaism, and Catholicism this week. His first foreign trip has been an eventful one, capped off today by his visit to the Vatican to meet Pope ...
Watching from the Walls in Washington May 25, 2017 "Work like everything is up to you, and pray like everything is up to God." That was Senator Roy Blunt's (R-Mo.) advice to the hundreds of pastors who descended on D.C. for FRC's 14th annual Watchmen on the Wall conference. "The mission ...
Manchester United against Terror May 23, 2017 Barely 24 hours earlier, Donald Trump had stood in the company of the world's Muslim leaders and declared, "If we do not act against this organized terror, then we know what will happen." And late Monday night, to everyone's horror, it did. In ...
Arabian Nice? Media Blasts Trump's Saudi Speech May 22, 2017 The best part of President Trump's speech in Saudi Arabia may have been what was missing: an apology. After eight years of Obama-sponsored groveling, Americans probably forgot what leading from a position of strength looks like. ...
Counsel of the Why's in Washington May 18, 2017 With only an hour's notice, Deputy Attorney General of Justice Rod Rosenstein appointed Robert Mueller III as special counsel for the Russian investigation, given political blowback over President Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey. ...
School to Teacher: Don't Pray for your Colleagues May 19, 2017 For those questioning the claim that the public expression of faith is under attack, actions by public school administrators in Augusta, Maine should school them well on the issue. School officials have assumed the authority to ...
DNC on Abortion: We'll Always Have Perez May 16, 2017 Democrats dug themselves into quite a hole with the party's hardline social platform last summer. And climbing out hasn't exactly been easy. By almost everyone's estimation (including Nancy Pelosi's, D-Calif.), the Left's extremism on ...
A Legacy of Leaky Justice May 17, 2017 There are two men in the news today: one who is accused of sharing new intelligence with world leaders that might stop terrorists and another who risked countless lives by leaking America's top secrets to terrorists. Can you guess which one's being ...
Trump Hits Abortion Abroad Side May 15, 2017 This president doesn't think small. From a border wall to beefing up the military, Donald Trump's vision is like his larger-than-life personality. And for pro-lifers, who are used to some politicians doing the bare minimum, that's been a pleasant ...
Geologist Ready to Rock Park Service May 12, 2017 If you've been to the Grand Canyon, you know there isn't exactly a shortage of stones. The 227-mile natural wonder is a geologist's paradise -- unless, apparently, you're a Christian. Dr. Andrew Snelling found that out three years ago when ...
USDA Gives E.O. a Farm Foundation May 11, 2017 It's been less than a week since President Trump signed an executive order saying his administration would protect and promote religious freedom. And now, USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue -- who was at the Rose Garden signing of the order last ...
Collins a Maine Character in Health Care May 09, 2017 No one's ever accused the Senate of efficiency -- and the Obamacare repeal is no exception. After watching the House sprint through the American Health Care Act, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) is keeping his chamber under the ...
Persecuted, but Not Forgotten May 10, 2017 "We have come to drink your blood." The angry arc of graffiti leapt off the wall, screaming its hatred at the Christians who walked through the ruins of the church where they used to worship. "You love life," ISIS scrawled in the Mosul sanctuary, ...
Trump Takes the Road Less Gaveled May 08, 2017 Neil Gorsuch may have been Trump's biggest contribution to the courts, but he's far from the only one! The new Supreme Court Justice was just the opening act to what the president calls "monthly waves" of solid lower court nominees. With more ...
Omnibus Picks up New Riders May 01, 2017 While the rest of the city was enjoying an unusually warm weekend, the Hill's budgeters spent Saturday and Sunday indoors, hashing out a whopping 11 appropriations bills. After clocking out at 1:30 a.m. Friday morning, staffers put in plenty of ...
GOP Hangs Health Wanted Sign May 02, 2017 The fence is a crowded place on Capitol Hill. While Republicans desperately try to finish the seven-year job of replacing Obamacare, the "undecideds" are making life difficult for House leaders. Now that the House Freedom Caucus is on board with the ...
Beef Company Makes Itself Herd on Freedom May 03, 2017 The West Michigan Beef Company should be where cattle is slaughtered -- not freedom. Unfortunately for the Vander Boon family, the U.S.D.A. made their property a dead end for more than livestock. Don and Ellen, the devout Christians ...
Congratulations Are in (Executive) Order! May 04, 2017 It's not just the National Day of Prayer. It's the national day of answered prayer for many conservative Christians! After an eight-year war on faith, President Trump finally called a ceasefire on the conflict started by Barack Obama ...
AP, CNN, and WaPo: Fact-Checkers or Fact-Chuckers? May 05, 2017 When religious liberty came up in the Obama White House, you can bet the conversation wasn't about how to advance it! After eight years of sustained attacks on faith, Christians got their first taste of life outside the bunker ...
Base to Trump: Break a Reg! April 26, 2017 Moving into the White House is the easy part. Moving out the old administration's policies is something else altogether. President Trump is finding that out the hard way, as his team tackles mess after mess left behind by Barack Obama. With eight ...
Trump Deals in Taxes Hold'emApril 27, 2017 What does change in Washington mean for the change in your wallet? We're about to find out! With April 15th still fresh in everyone's minds, President Trump couldn't have picked a better time to roll out his plan to slash taxes. Two weeks after the ...
Mello Dramatic at the DNC April 25, 2017 Nebraska isn't usually a pin on the map of political hotspots, but that all changed this week with Omaha's candidates for mayor. Thanks to Heath Mello's (D) pro-life views, a race that would have been a footnote in the national news has exploded ...
Trading Replaces: House Rolls out New Health Plan April 24, 2017 When members of Congress fly back to D.C. today, they'll have some interesting reading material: a new Obamacare replacement bill. After a seesaw month that saw Republicans write and rewrite the text, the GOP is hinting that ...
The Cross April 13, 2017 "Now all things are of God, who has reconciled us to Himself through Jesus Christ, and has given us the ministry of reconciliation." -- 2 Corinthians 5:18 This weekend, as we celebrate the most significant Christian holiday of the year, the Resurrection, churches ...
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