Posted tagged ‘That’

Poll Shows that Americans Choose Obama as the Man they Admire Most in the World

December 26, 2008

obama-most-admired-590.jpgA month before his inauguration, Americans choose Barack Obama as the man they admire most in the world, according to a new USA TODAY/Gallup Poll. It’s the first time a president-elect has topped the annual survey in more than a half-century.



President Bush Says He’s Sorry for Economic Crisis that Has Cut Jobs, 401(k)s (Video)

December 2, 2008

george-bush-529.jpgPresident George W. Bush expressed remorse that the global financial crisis has cost jobs and harmed retirement accounts and said he’ll back more government intervention if needed to ease the recession.


The Evangelical Shift That Wasn’t

November 21, 2008

barack-obama-39.jpgNothing was supposed to represent evangelicals’ recent shift away from
hot-button political issues more than megachurch pastor Rick Warren’s
summit with Barack Obama and John McCain in August. 


“The True Promised Land”: The Issue of Race Pride Completely Misses the Point by Joseph C. Phillips

November 20, 2008

joseph-c-phillips2.jpgIf, as the essayist wrote, ‘irony gives birth to a deeper and less friendly understanding’, then here is a real interesting development for you. In the days following the election of Barack Obama as our nation’s 44th president, my email in box was filled with notes proclaiming “another bold step for black mankind” and asking for my reaction. 


Pastor Mark Driscoll Preaches Sex That is Free from Sin

November 14, 2008

mark_driscoll.jpgThe Song of Songs is said to be the most erotic and exciting book in
Scripture yet its contents are hardly preached on. When the book is
taught in church, it is usually taught as an allegory, and not
literally as an intimate relationship between a husband and a wife.