Last week, North Carolina Senator Thom Tillis (N.C.) bragged to The Washington Post that he doesn't "vote for anything" that he thinks "will have a serious political consequence." They were glib words for a man who'd just put his name behind a bill rewriting marriage for every American. Like the 11 other Republican senators whose moral courage collapsed before the nation's eyes, Senator Tillis would have you believe there's no fallout from his vote for same-sex marriage. But a young Georgia policeman who's out of a job over his beliefs would beg to disagree.
The U.S. economy is currently mimicking the snoring old man who wouldn't get out of bed in the morning. U.S. Gross Domestic Product (GDP), the standard measure for total economic activity, grew by an annualized 2.9% in the fourth quarter, according to the advance estimate from the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) released Thursday morning. According to the report, the U.S. economy is a mixed bag right now.
A Washington Post column on Monday highlighted the fact that assisted suicide in Canada is moving closer and closer to being considered a "right" for anyone, for virtually any reason. While assisted suicide laws in the U.S. are not as freewheeling as Canada's, more and more states are legalizing the intensely controversial practice, despite the outcry from human rights advocates who point to the inherent value of every human life.
Virginia's public school system has been at the forefront of a great awakening among parents across America. Beginning with the government school shutdowns largely at the behest of teachers' unions during the 2020-21 height of the coronavirus, parents got a peek behind the curtains of public school classrooms - and they didn't like what they saw.
To be on the Intelligence Committee requires a high level of discretion and exceptional good judgment. When these things are not present, the suitability of any given member to serve on the Committee has to be called into question. This is why Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) has removed two Democrats from the committee. He is also seeking to remove a third.
Today, the headlines you read on your local news site do not necessarily portray our current nation as being in good condition, aligned with the will of God. Like the disobedience of the Israelites, we too have stepped outside of God's original design. So, what is the solution for a nation that violates His law? Return to the Father through repentance and pray.