Why Liberals Should Fear the Supreme Court in 2015
Obamacare, religious freedom, and same-sex marriage equality are all on the judicial agenda. Without free speech and freedom of religion, our democracy will fail. Yet those freedoms – our first freedoms – are under increasing attack. The Supreme Court is poised for a blockbuster year in 2015–and the list of high-profile cases could keep growing. Already, the Court is set to rule in a case that threatens to wreak havoc on Obamacare. The justices are also considering questions of religious freedom, free speech, and limits on political fundraising. Read more…..
New Members of the 114th Congress
Here are the images and names of the newly elected Members of 114th Congress. Please keep them, their families and staff in prayer; in addition to praying for all those in authority. (1 Timothy 2:2-4) Read more…..
‘Abortion Cartel’ Implodes, Clinics Close Nationwide
Seventy-five percent of the abortion clinics in America have now closed down. There are just 739 remaining, a loss of three-quarters since the country had its highest number of clinics in 1991. Seventy-three shut down in 2014 alone. Watch video……
Winds of Revival Turning Muslims to Christ
When it comes to persecution of Christians, Islamic nations top the charts but there’s another trend moving through those nations. Something extraordinary is happening in the Islamic world that is challenging the hold that Islam exercises over its adherents. Muslim movements to Jesus Christ are taking place in numbers never before seen. Watch video……
Increased Christian Persecution
One of the more well-known political cartoons in the world comes from Israel. Jewish cartoonist Yaakov Kirschen wants to turn Dry Bones fans into members, then activists. He is targeting what he calls one of the worst problems in the world today: persecution of Middle East Christians.
“People have to find a way to fight back against this. And if our churches and our Jewish organizations and our political leaders are willing to go along with the willful rewriting of history, if they are willing to go along with just looking the other way while the Christians in the Middle East are totally slaughtered and wiped out, then we the people need to do something,” he told CBN News. Read more…..
Human Rights First
“We must remember that the veneer of civilization is paper thin. We are its guardians, and we can never rest.” –The Hon. Tom Lantos
The only survivor of the Holocaust ever elected to Congress, Tom Lantos was in his 14th term when he died in February 2008. His Democratic colleagues elected him chairman of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs in January 2007. He was also a senior member of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. Throughout his adult life, Tom sought to be a voice for human rights and civil liberties.
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