The money god: Is Sanders the answer?

Voting with our pocketbooks is one of the sayings of capitalism, meaning that where and what we buy gives insight into our values. One of capitalism’s critics, Bernie Sanders, has interjected a moral argument to support socialism, praising Pope Francis for...

Is honesty the best policy?

Americans do not believe honesty and trustworthiness to be essential qualifications for President according to a new Fox News poll.  Only three candidates are viewed as honest and trustworthy.  Bernie Sanders is viewed as the most honest and trustworthy candidate with...

Prayer for the election

Lord, be with America as she votes.  Help her to vote for Truth, Justice and Mercy.  Help her to vote for Compassion and Courage to do what is right.  Help her to recognize that true Hope lies in You and not in the red, white and blue. Let her remember You so that she...

Seasoned with salt

  What does this mean?  How do we speak graciously while preserving our words with salt? Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new...

A prayer by “Gifts in Open Hands”

A good prayer by Maren C. Tirabassi to keep in mind as people vote in Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Nebraska, Puerto Rico, Hawaii, Idaho, Michigan and Mississippi in the upcoming days. Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on...

Where do Christians stand on illegal immigration?

In this Washington Times article, Stephen Dinan contends there has been a radical shift in how we view illegal immigration in the United States, especially among Democrats.  Nearly a decade ago, roughly 2/3 of Democrats and Republicans thought illegal immigration...