Arming Teachers: LIVE for the Students

The Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Commission studying the high school mass shooting has offered a suggestion: allow teachers to be armed. The usual opposition to such a measure was swift, namely that teachers are hired to “educate,” not “be law enforcement officers.” This discussion needs some clarity. Let me lay out some … Continue reading Arming Teachers: LIVE for the Students

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Taxes & Accountability

Taxes...a word that inspires much discussion and emotion. "The rich don't pay enough!" "My taxes are too high!" "We need to hike taxes to pay for the things we need!" Personally, I think two things: taxes are too high and we need to pay taxes. In the world of big government politics, though, those who … Continue reading Taxes & Accountability

Protecting Our Liberty & Inalienable Rights: Part III

There was a time when America looked to its houses of worship and preachers of righteousness for guidance. Today too many Christian leaders will not speak with a moral voice to political issues, condemn corrupt leaders, or endorse political candidates who espouse our values.  Our government has intimidated them into silence, denying our citizens a … Continue reading Protecting Our Liberty & Inalienable Rights: Part III

The NFL and Right to Protest

I love football and I hate what is happening. I'm a New England Patriots fan...have been for years. I hate what these protests have done to the game. Sports used to be a place where political persuasions of all types could set aside differences and root for the same team. Here are my adulterated thoughts, … Continue reading The NFL and Right to Protest

Race: Honest Observations & Questions from a White American to Black America

I am white...let me put that out there. Let me also put out there that I denounce the evil that was slavery, that I denounce judging people by the color of their skin, and that I denounce any philosophy that seeks to denigrate a segment of society solely on their race. Acts 17:26a says God "hath … Continue reading Race: Honest Observations & Questions from a White American to Black America