Tim Scott, the man likely to replace Jim DeMint in the U.S. Senate, is a minority. He’s a black conservative, which certainly makes him part of a very tiny group. But he’s persecuted, you see, because he’s a Christian — the most persecuted minority group in American today!
Over the last 17 years of public service, I have seen the concept of faith tested time and time again. The greatest minority under assault today are Christians. No doubt about it.
When I was on county council in 1995, I posted the Ten Commandments. And the ACLU and the folks for separation of church and state all came and attacked us at Charleston County and said we were wasting taxpayer dollars.
Think about where we are today, 17 years later. We are in desperate need of a compass, a moral compass that tells us the difference between right and wrong. And I believe that you can look no further than the word of God to find that compass.