Marco Rubio Leads in Poll of Evangelicals; Donald Trump Ties with Hillary Clinton

World magazine is regularly polling 103 leaders/insiders regarding their views of the 2016 presidential contenders. This month Marco Rubio and  Carly Fiorina gained ground among the poll participants.Rubio was considered first choice by 34.5% of the participants while Ted Cruz, Jeb Bush, Fiorina and John Kasich round out the top five. Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump each got two votes to tie with 2.3% of the participants. Eighty-one percent said they would not vote for Trump, tops among GOP … [Read more...]

Ted Cruz and Bobby Jindal Headline David Barton’s ProFamily Legislative Conference

Ted Cruz and Bobby Jindal will headline David Barton's ProFamily Legislative Conference in early November. Cruz and Jindal are both running for the GOP's presidential nomination.In all seriousness, how can this be a good thing when the person sponsoring the conference can't get his facts straight? Just in the last two days, Barton has made false claims about gender identity in the military and the Obama administration's record on prosecution of child porn.Watch this video to see if your … [Read more...]

David Barton Says Founders Took Bill of Rights from Genesis. What If They Did?

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David Barton has lately started sounding like the Institute on the Constitution. Michael Peroutka tells people that the American view is based on the Declaration of Independence and proves that "The American View" of government is that there is a God, the God of the Bible, our rights come from Him, and the purpose of civil government is to secure our rights. Barton promoted those points on Glenn Beck's show recently and added that the Bill of Rights came from Genesis 1-8. Watch (from Right … [Read more...]

Robert Morris Announces Solemn Assembly of 75,000 Pastors at Cowboy Stadium in July 2016

Just in time for the GOP and Dem National Conventions, Robert Morris and friends want to get 75,000 pastors in Dallas' Cowboy Stadium to pray for the nation. Morris announced the big solemn assembly in his Saturday (8/8/15) sermon at the Southlake campus of Gateway Church. Big names involved include Tony Evans, Sam Rodriguez, and Southern Baptist president Ronnie Floyd. Watch:Transcript: You know, I was just standing here thinking, I am really, really glad, to be in church.  I’m just, I … [Read more...]

Did You Watch the GOP Debates? Who Won? Who Lost?

I didn't watch the first debate but so far the consensus is that Carly Fiorina won it.On the second debate, I liked John Kasich the best but felt several of the candidates did well. Trump was the loser in my view. His message is everybody is stupid except me which is why all you stupid people should vote for me.Rand Paul didn't have a good night either.  I thought Christie debated well.Open forum on the debates. … [Read more...]

Jerusalem Post Chides Mike Huckabee for Holocaust Analogy

Adding to the fallout over Mike Huckabee's ill-advised comparison of the Iran nuclear treaty to the Holocaust, the Jerusalem Post rebuked the GOP presidential hopeful earlier today.Certainly, the Israelis oppose the Iran deal but lament that Huckabee's comment make it harder to secure the opposition necessary to derail it. The Post says: As for sense, Huckabee’s comment just made it tougher for Israel and its allies in Washington to round up Democratic votes needed to override a p … [Read more...]

Who Do Evangelical Leaders Prefer for President in 2016: Good News for Marco Rubio, Scott Walker and Carly Fiorina

This just in today from World  magazine:WASHINGTON—Good news for Marco Rubio, Scott Walker, and Carly Fiorina. Mixed news for Jeb Bush and Ted Cruz. Bad news for Mike Huckabee, Rick Santorum, and Ben Carson. And if anyone thought Donald Trump or Chris Christie were picking up support from evangelical leaders, pop that bubble. Those are the findings from a survey of nearly 100 evangelical leaders and insiders. Numerous 2016 GOP candidates have identified evangelicals as a key part of their ro … [Read more...]

Donald Trump Shall Become the Trumpet: My Entry for Best Article in the “Wait, This Isn’t Parody?” Category

If I was of a mind to write a parody of a Charismatic minister writing about Donald Trump, an article like this would have been a good result.Writing for Charisma Magazine's Prophetic Insight section, "prophetic minister" Jeremiah Johnson compared Donald Trump to Cyrus in the Bible. Referring to Trump or someone like him, Johnson says: Could God not use the wicked and ungodly to bring about His plans and purposes thousands of years ago and can He not still do the same thing again, … [Read more...]


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