Monthly Archives: May 2020

A Pentecost Prayer for Our Country


Come, Holy Spirit! Come and renew the face of America to live according to God’s design once again. Come at the petition of the faithful Christians and other sincere believers who love our country and wish to see it restored to its foundational principles of Christian values and true justice. Come, Holy Spirit, and protect [...]

A Pentecost Prayer for Our Country2020-06-04T02:58:54+00:00

The Absence of the Eucharist Unleashes Chaos


“For the mystery of lawlessness is already at work. But the one who restrains is to do so only for the present, until he is removed from the scene” (2 Thessalonians 2:7). You don’t really know the value of invisible grace until you are deprived of it. Then you wake up and understand that grace [...]

The Absence of the Eucharist Unleashes Chaos2020-05-30T14:32:17+00:00

Trump Demands That Churches Re-Open


President Trump delivered a short but blistering speech to our nation’s governors today demanding the opening of America’s churches “right now” – as in “this weekend”. He noted that houses of worship or not marginal to the health of our nation, they are essential, and then he added: “In American we need more prayer, not [...]

Trump Demands That Churches Re-Open2020-05-22T18:02:16+00:00

The Spiritual Fallout of the Lockdown


A few days ago Tucker Carlson of Fox News opened his show with a monologue comparing the “free states” with the “lockdown states”. It was a thinly-veiled reference to the free state/slave state division in American history that led to the Civil War. (The header picture is the 1861 US map of a divided country.) [...]

The Spiritual Fallout of the Lockdown2020-05-19T23:16:59+00:00

A Prayer for Opening


A number of American states have decided to live in fear no longer and are gradually lifting the self-imposed siege against the Coronavirus. What a blessing that is! As our nation begins to release our economy and our society from the shackles of the lockdown, we must accompany each state and the whole opening process [...]

A Prayer for Opening2020-05-11T02:57:32+00:00

The Huckabee Prophecy


One of the most astute observers of American politics today is Mike Huckabee, former governor of Arkansas. He’s run a state; he’s run for President; he’s been a conservative commentator for years. He knows what he’s talking about when it comes to the deplorable state of our national life – which is why the Huckabee [...]

The Huckabee Prophecy2020-05-05T19:30:19+00:00