US Evenly Divided on Abortion’s Morality

US Evenly Divided on Abortion’s Morality

U.S. adults are evenly divided on the morality of abortion, according to a Gallup report published June 9. Roughly half (46%) of respondents say abortion is morally wrong while 47% say it is morally acceptable. This is a three-point increase from 2020 in those saying...
Deciphering the Evangelical Lexicon

Deciphering the Evangelical Lexicon

The redefinition of Americanized Christianity from a primary call to follow Jesus to a fear-based ideology has solidified during the highly divisive political activities of recent years. To accomplish this fuller evangelical evolution, words had to change meanings....
Why Does ‘Pro-Life’ Work So Well Politically?

Why Does ‘Pro-Life’ Work So Well Politically?

In an earlier column, I wrote that emotions override thoughtful considerations for many professing Christians concerning the issue of abortion. And some responses proved my point. However, I want to look more closely at why this one issue, which became a successful...
But What About Abortion?

But What About Abortion?

It doesn’t take long. Just check the comment stream. Any social media post remotely related to faith, politics or both with a little traction will soon receive an assumed drop-the-mic comment about abortion – no matter the original subject matter. It is played as the...