Frankenmuth’s Historic Cross Is Latest Symbol to Face Secular Attack

Frankenmuth - Bicentennial Cross

“Wie gut und schön es ist Jesus zu sehen.”   How good and wonderful it is to see Jesus.That was the message which Wilhelm Loehe hoped to convey to the Chippewa Indians living in the Saginaw Valley region of Michigan.  Loehe was the pastor of a country church in Neuendettelsau, Mittelfranken, Kingdom of Bavaria.  In the mid-1800s Loehe organized a Lutheran missionary society which is still operating today, and he began training teachers and pastors for work in the United States.  In 1844, he d … [Read more...]

Tax Away, Big Government! ACA Moves Forward

Supreme Court on Obamacare

Well, that just put a lid on everything I had been planning to tell you about today.  How can you screech about a new video game, or crabby comboxes, or ice cream flavors, when our federal government continues to usurp cherished American freedoms?Obamacare cannot be supported under the Commerce Clause, ruled the Supreme Court in a 5-4 vote; but it can be implemented as a tax. Yessiree:  Despite President Obama’s multiple assertions that “This is not a tax,” a tax it is.  So said the Supre … [Read more...]

The Bishops Have Spoken—Now Let YOUR Voice Be Heard.


By now I’ll bet you’ve heard: On March 14, the U.S. Bishops released a response to the White House statement regarding the HHS Mandate.Depending on where you get your news, you may have heard that the bishops seem to have “calmed down” or are preparing to “accept the accommodation.”The editors of America magazine embarrassed themselves with an editorial encouraging the bishops to get over it and accept the White House’s program—with the result that the White House felt confident in lect … [Read more...]