The New Deal

Sermon delivered by David Hughes, pastor of First Baptist Church in Winston-Salem, N.C., on Mar. 22 2009. Jeremiah 31: 31-34 Thanks to an economy in a deep nosedive, we are hearing a lot of comparisons these days between our current economic woes and the Great...

Undoing the New Deal

There is growing interest in President Bush’s call for “faith based initiatives.” The idea is to create partnerships between government and religious groups to help people in need. The idea is not entirely new. In 1996 when then President Bill...