Jerry Newcombe

CP Op-Ed Contributor

Some Good News Out of Charlottesville

Jesus Christ is ultimately the solution to the racial divide in America. As Isaiah the prophet foretold: "For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called 'Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.'"

Pray for the Persecuted Church: Abroad and at Home

Of course, killing Christians just because they are Christians is the exception in America. However, in about sixty countries on earth, for millions of professing Christians, it is dangerous to be a practicing believer in Jesus, yet God is using Christian martyrdom to grow the church.

What Hath Kaepernick Wrought?

While we might admire Kaepernick's willingness to suffer adversity for his convictions, he also appears to be misguided. He regularly wears t-shirts featuring Marxists Fidel Castro and Huey Newton at press conferences.

44 Years of One Man's Remarkable and Costly Pro-Life Engagement

In 1973, with the bang of a gavel, seven men in Washington, D.C. consigned tens of millions of future Americans to an incredibly premature death. These Americans were condemned to die before they were born. When he first read about the decision, a Christian businessman from Chicago was dumbfounded. Joe Scheidler decided to quit his career.

There Would Be No Public Schools Without the Bible

With school back in full session around the country, it's interesting to think about how the Bible is often banned directly or indirectly in schools. Yet the Bible gave birth to schools for the masses. There would be no public schools without the sacred book.

Charlottesville Tragedy: The Real Robert E. Lee

If we start to tear down all statues of Lee and Stonewall Jackson and Jefferson Davis, the president of the Confederacy, why stop there? What about the nine presidents of the United States who owned slaves? We should be honest about our history, but not try to revise it with a giant eraser.

When Words Can Kill

Jane Hodgson, who died about a decade ago, was celebrated in liberal circles as a pioneer of abortion rights. She was a master at justifying the killing of human life in the womb.

Words from Our Founders on God and Government

Barely a week goes by without some challenge to our nation's Judeo-Christian roots in the name of the separation of church and state. But as another Fourth of July is upon us, it's interesting to note what the founders said in their own words.