Rev. Mark H. Creech

Christian Post Columnist

One Thing We Cannot Escape

Sometimes I tremble for America. We seem to think that we can act in defiance of God's order – that we can ignore his sovereignty. Although many never state it outwardly, our behavior is indicative of the erroneous notion that we are big enough to shake our fist in the face of a holy God and escape his judgment.

Silent Preachers Deny Christ

I think preachers are some of the greatest traitors to the cause of Christ. Like Peter, I don't think they mean to deny their Lord, but they do it all the time. They just don't realize how badly they're caught up in their own weakness.

Transgender Bathroom Battle Is Winnable

This week, the NCAA ratcheted up the pressure on North Carolina lawmakers to repeal HB 2, "the bathroom law." The collegiate sports group has laid down a clear ultimatum – repeal quickly or forfeit championship events being located in the Tar Heel state through 2022.

'God Is Transgender' Is Blasphemy

It's bad enough when misguided citizens, those sunk deeply in the muck and mire of worldly values, come out against what's clearly an irrevocable law of nature. But it's nothing less than a scandal that reaches heaven itself when clergy do it in God's name.

Thanksgiving: Are We Taking God's Blessings for Granted?

How easy it is to take our blessings for granted – to grow so accustomed to them that they lose their beauty. Like the waiters and busboys completely preoccupied with their daily grind and no longer awestruck with Old Faithful - we can become unmoved by the wonders of life. Worse still, we can become oblivious to the faithfulness of God.

Lax Booze Laws Leads to Lax Pot Laws

The votes for advancing alcohol sales across the Tar Heel state were alarming this year. A total of 27 alcohol referendums were held in Alexander, Bertie, Burke, Camden, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Gaston, Haywood, Johnston, and Stanly counties. Every referendum succeeded with votes in favor of greater access to alcohol besting limited sales by an average of 62.3% to a 37.1% margin.