"Life is to be entered upon with courage.” - Alexis de Tocqueville Community. What is it? It’s our neighborhood, family, church, and friends. The people we talk too. Community is people that shape our mind and heart. Millennials are the first generation that have the ability to communicate with thousands of people on a daily basis. That means our community has the potential to become incredibly vast. And yet, based on the media, it could be said that Millennials are the most
A Millennial’s Quick Guide to the Economy.
Series: What is Liberty and do we have it? What is capitalism and why did our founders allow it to become the economic engine for our country (and why does it matter to Millennials today)? Espresso + White Chocolate = Deliciousness. I go to Starbucks because I want something. Starbucks exists because they want something. I get my sugar and caffeine fix and they get my money (that I worked for). This is capitalism. Capitalism is based around the idea that an unrestricted, free
Should Christians Worry About Politics?
"Don't worry about politics," they say, "the whole world is going down-hill and Jesus is coming back soon." I grew up in a dispensational, premillenial, pretribulation-rapture church. Those arcane terms just mean (for our purposes here) that my church teaches this world is going down hill, and will continue until Jesus returns and makes everything new. I am not writing this to start a debate on eschatology (the study of end times) or to even talk about which view I take. Inst
Does America Care? Hillary’s Above The Law
Hillary stored classified email on her personal private email server (instead of the Dtate Departments) exposing America’s classified information to hackers (one known for sure). Then when congress demanded Hillary hand over her emails – she deleted them. Only giving a portion back to Congress for review. After months of Congressional hearings, an FBI investigation and a FBI 3 ½ hour interview with Hillary Clinton - FBI Director Comey concluded, "Although we did not find clea
Are you alive? Then you have rights.
“I know my rights!!!” Let’s start with a blank canvas and talk about your rights. Are you alive? Then you have a right to keep living. To live you must eat. To eat you must produce. When you produce you obtain a property right in result of your labor. Liberty – freedom from incarceration – stems from both our right to live and our need to produce. A life incarcerated by the state (jail) is no life at all. Also, we cannot produce if our movements are restricted. These – life,