Jerry Newcombe

Jerry Newcombe

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  • Ben Franklin’s advice for a better year

    Ben Franklin’s advice for a better year

    Even if we applied just one of these principles from Dr. Franklin in 2022, it would tend to make us more “healthy, wealthy, and wise” in the new year.

  • Christmas with the presidents

    Christmas with the presidents

    Reagan pointed out on December 24, 1983, “Some celebrate Christmas as the birthday of a great teacher and philosopher. But to other millions of us, Jesus is much more. He is divine, living assurance that God so loved the world He gave us His only begotten Son so that by believing in Him and learning to love each other we could one day be together in paradise.”

  • Crime and no punishment

    Crime and no punishment

    What horrors Marxism has unleashed on planet earth. Yet it continues to exert its demonic influence. These magistrates, many funded by George Soros, are among the latest examples.

  • What do Americans really think about abortion?

    What do Americans really think about abortion?

    We pray that the Supreme Court will reconsider the grievous error their predecessors made in 1973, and turn abortion regulation back into the hands of the states, which is much closer to “we the people.”

  •  Is the Salvation Army going woke?

    Is the Salvation Army going woke?

    Of course, racism is a horrific evil. But some critics are concerned that rather than responding to actual racism, The Salvation Army had aligned itself ideologically with the Black Lives Matter organization, which leverages unfalsifiable and amorphous charges of “systemic racism” to drive racial grievances.

  • 400 years of Thanksgiving in America

    400 years of Thanksgiving in America

    The hymn “We Gather Together” has a later line that observes, “So from the beginning, the fight we were winning, Thou, Lord, wast at our side, all glory be Thine.” Happy Thanksgiving!

  • Former architect of the American abortion industry speaks out against it

    Former architect of the American abortion industry speaks out against it

    One-time notorious abortion doctor and key architect of the abortion movement, Dr. Bernard Nathanson, is speaking from the grave. His message: Embrace life.

  • The American experiment

    The American experiment

    The Founding Fathers took and extended the Pilgrims’ concept of liberty under God. Our 40th president added: “Oh, there have been revolutions before and since ours. But those revolutions simply exchanged one set of rulers for another. Ours was a revolution that changed the very concept of government.” And for that, all Americans should be full of thanksgiving.

  • The Pilgrims learned of socialism’s dangers: Why can’t we?

    The Pilgrims learned of socialism’s dangers: Why can’t we?

    Isn’t it time humanity learned this repeated lesson from history once and for all? Socialism never ceases to fail everywhere it is tried.

  • The conversion of the great CS Lewis—captured on film

    The conversion of the great CS Lewis—captured on film

    I got to see a sneak peek of the film, and I thought it was well done. It is truly a breath of fresh air in our day of seemingly endless bad news.