The UN, the Antichrist, and a Global Takeover


Fred Clark of The Slactivist recently put up a post about how evangelicals' beliefs about the end times are influencing public policy, especially the belief that the UN is just a placeholder for the coming one world government that will be led by the Antichrist and will be dedicated to the extermination of Christians. To many, this may seem like a weird conspiracy theory. To me growing up, it was, well, normal.Consider this from Fred's post: Agenda 21 has become a right-wing bogeyman based … [Read more...]

A Fourth of July Reminder

1. Jesus was not an American. He was a Palestinian Jew. 2. America is not, and was not, God's chosen country. Israel was. 3. Jesus was not a capitalist, and didn't endorse our economic system.4. Jesus was not patriotic. His was a heavenly, not earthly, kingdom.5. God's Word and patriotism do NOT go hand in hand. I call bullshit.Happy Fourth of July, everyone! I hope you have an enjoyable holiday! Just please, please, please don't mix your patriotism with your religious … [Read more...]