Dear Spice: On a Mormon Foreign Policy

Dear Spice, Thank you for your kind notes. We do not agree (always!) politically, but your work to free slaves globally is a model of Christian service. You ask a reasonable question . . . One thing I’ve had a lot of trouble with about Romney as a Mormon candidate is the implications of Mormon [Read More...]

No Theocracy!

A theocracy is very bad. It is bad because it dishonors God and elevates men. It is bad, because it does not work and it is bad because destroys a chance for liberty. It is rare when an idea is impious, impractical, and imperious, but theocracy is one such idea. As a Christian, I long [Read More...]

Romney Winning . . . but Obama not Done

The last debate was a draw, but because Living Obama replaced Zombie Obama, the President scored a tactical victory. He was aggressive and voters reward the aggressive candidate with victory, if he does not go too far. Sadly for Obama a tactical victory will not be enough. The 47% that love him are encouraged, and [Read More...]

Candidate’s Religion Counts

Religion is the most important thing about any candidate for office. Not only should a voter consider it, a wise voter must examine it first. Of course, the stated religion of a candidate is less important than what actually forms the controlling view of reality that governs his decision-making. Joe Biden is right that his [Read More...]

Small Government Christian

The United States of America is nation of Christians, but not a Christian nation. Christians have been the majority of the population in the United States for its entire history. The genius of the Founders of America was to recognize that nobody on Earth was a perfect Christian and that every non-Christian had something to [Read More...]