An Evangelical Response to Trump-Inspired Attack

An Evangelical Response to Trump-Inspired Attack

As an evangelical Baptist clergy person and American citizen, I believe in free speech and peaceful demonstrations, but I emphatically oppose and condemn the attempted insurrection and occupation of the Capitol building that occurred on Jan. 6, 2021. The irresponsible...

Race Denial Is a River in the Heart of America

A column in the Tennessean generated 70 negative e-mails from the race-denying residents of Tennessee. The Nashville newspaper carried a statement about the defeat of Democratic senatorial candidate Harold Ford, in which I wrote: “Tennesseans looked at the...

A Bible Verse for Victors

God expects a lot from Democrats. Democrats need a word from the Lord. Now that Democrats control both houses of Congress, the majority of governorships and more state legislatures than Republicans, they need a watchword from the Bible. They need a verse that guards...