Posts Tagged ‘politics’

6 Political Points We Can All Agree On

As a political junky, I (Zach) have always loved election seasons. In college I threw parties to watch debates and election night results. (Yep I’m that kind of nerd.) But in the new age of social media, political seasons are exhausting. Opinions surround us, and they’re seldom shared with grace or humility. How should I as a Christian influence the discussion? What is my obligation to the process, both as an American in a democracy… … Continue reading

Does God Care About Politics?

“And the Lord’s servant must not be quarrelsome but kind to everyone, able to teach, patiently enduring evil, correcting his opponents with gentleness.” – 2 Timothy 2:24-25 Does God care about politics? Well, a better question might be, “Why wouldn’t He care?” He cares about everything concerning us, our daily lives, peace on the earth, justice and truth. He also cares about nations. In fact, He came up with the idea in the first place.… … Continue reading

3 Myths That Stop Christians From Voting

Four years ago, “political zealot” severely understated my fanaticism for a certain presidential candidate. I posted personal blogs about his inherent virtues. I started polite dinner conversation with, “So, who are you guys voting for?” And I donated a healthy amount of dead presidents to his active presidential marketing campaign. I was “that guy.” You know, “that guy” who goes to a political rally, “that guy” who somehow coerces multiple friends into joining him at… … Continue reading

Which Presidential Candidate Is Most Like You?

If you’re like me, you make your presidential decision based on a few soundbites and limited information. Here’s a chance to find out how what you believe lines up with a specific candidate. This might help you be more informed in making this important decision. Take the quiz!     … Continue reading

What Happens When an E-mail Challenges Wally to Be Less Cynical?

Photo by Gage Skidmore Hi Wally and gang! I will keep this short and sweet. I have listened for many years and I really like listening to you all in the morning and look forward to your new antics daily. We like having you in our lives, however, we have both noticed that just recently, you are putting your political views on air now? Why? I don’t think it is a wise move for you… … Continue reading

E-MESS: Once a cheater always a cheater?

I’d like to get some Clarification about something you said on the radio . You stated that you don’t want a political figure in office like wiener and though I agree with it I think we would disagree about the “why” part. Your words were because if they cheat on their spouse, they will cheat on you, on their taxes… So are you saying once a cheater, always a cheater? I’m not going to tell… … Continue reading

E-MESS: Praising the Obamas

I was absolutely disgusted this morning to hear the segment of your show devoted to the “praise” of Michelle Obama on some late night talk show. First, let me remind you that the majority of your listening audience is conservative, who are not voting for Obama. Next, before you praise Michelle, please try to remember what her and husband represent the murder of unborn children and the promotion of homosexual lifestyles, something you as Christians… … Continue reading