Pressuring pastors against conscience is nothing new

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2334545" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Methodist circuit preacher Francis Asbury[/caption] He rode 300,000 miles on horseback, from the Atlantic to the Appalachians, from Maine to the Gulf of Mexico. more…

What happens when we lose 'judicial restraint'

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2331505" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Judge Learned Hand[/caption] "A conservative among liberals, and a liberal among conservatives," he was not consistently conservative enough for Republican President Warren G. Harding more…

Bill Clinton: A conservative by today's standards?

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2580975" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Bill Clinton[/caption] "Oh what a tangled web we weave, When first we practice to deceive!" wrote Sir Walter Scott in his poem "In Marmion" more…

Revealed: Why God is focused on Israel

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer aFDRfht7] Christians throughout the world preach the message of salvation. But few are very specific about what precisely God has planned for the world and for humanity. After more…

Hope in a hopeless world

by Greg Laurie -- In 2002, Paramount Pictures released the film "The Sum of All Fears," a story about a terrorist group that gets hold of a nuke and detonates it, trying more…