Tag Archives: Freedom

Will the Supreme Court show judicial restraint?

If the Supreme Court makes the sexual preference of 2-3 percent of Americans a matter of federal law, a legal pandoras box will open and significant unrest will follow. Censorship of opposing viewpoints will ignite deep resentment among people who cherish freedom. And sadly, it could also inspire less stable people to act out in violent ways.
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Manipulated and coerced by radical activists

No matter your opinion on gay marriage, every American who values freedom should be deeply disturbed by the methods used to promote it. Continue reading

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The Death of Character

More than a decade ago, James Davison Hunter, (University of Virginia) wrote: “The Death of Character: Moral Education in an Age Without Good or Evil.” Hunter’s observations remain sobering for us today. He described the daunting task we face as … Continue reading

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Renewed commitment to boundaries

The demand for absolute liberty of personal choice; the power of each of us to choose and act upon what he or she desires and believes is at the root of our cultural demise. We must face the universal and ugly reality that we are dangerous to ourselves when we embrace freedom without truth and life without limits. Continue reading

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Supreme court case

Imagine that Obamacare mandated provision of health insurance for the abortion procedure itself. Would you feel that companies like Hobby Lobby and Conestoga Wood Specialties had a right to refuse to support it? Sound like a stretch? Continue reading

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Duck controversy?

Somewhere along the way, however, true tolerance was replaced with a counterfeit operating under the same name. The new version demands full agreement not respect. The results are eroding our freedoms. Continue reading

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Let’s talk about Freedom

Is there a kind of freedom that could threaten true freedom? Is there a freedom that is a form of bondage? Am I free to make decisions that will destroy my life and hurt others? Free to be in slavery? Continue reading

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