Category Archives: Candidates

AP: Ben Carson Sometimes Deviates From GOP Health Care Thought Hopefully, he’ll continue being an independent thinker, rather than giving into the right wing.

Posted in Candidates, Health Care, Politics | 1 Comment

Movie Write-Up: Gifted Hands, the Ben Carson Story

Amidst all the hubbub about Dr. Ben Carson’s life story, I decided to watch the 2009 movie in which Cuba Gooding, Jr. played Dr. Carson.  The movie is based on Ben Carson’s autobiography, and it is entitled, Gifted Hands: The … Continue reading

Posted in Candidates, Movies, Politics, Religion | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Robert Reich Visits the Red States

Robert Reich, a progressive who served in Bill Clinton’s cabinet, went on a tour of the red states.  Here is what he found: “But something odd happened. It turned out that many of the conservative Republicans and Tea Partiers I … Continue reading

Posted in Candidates, Current Events, Politics | Leave a comment

Yeast for the Dough

At church this morning, the pastor commented on Jesus’ Parable of the Yeast in Matthew 13:33, in light of the recent shooting.  The NIV’s rendition of the Parable states: “The kingdom of heaven is like yeast that a woman took … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, Candidates, Church, Current Events, Politics, Religion | Leave a comment

Bernie Sanders at Liberty University, and Its Response Was Not Entirely Negative!

Posted in Candidates, Current Events, Politics | 1 Comment

Would Biden Be a Formidable Candidate?

Would Joe Biden be a formidable Presidential candidate?  I have read more than one article that answers “no.”  These articles note that Biden ran for President in 1988 and 2008, and he did not do very well. There are a … Continue reading

Posted in Candidates, Current Events, Politics | Tagged , | Leave a comment

John Kasich on ABC This Week: He’s Like the Huckabee I Loved in 2008!

This morning, Republican Presidential candidate John Kasich was on ABC This Week.  He was on shortly after Republican Presidential candidate Mike Huckabee, who was defending Kim Davis.  Here is the interaction between George Stephanopoulos and Kasich on Kim Davis (see … Continue reading

Posted in Candidates, Current Events, Homosexuality, Politics, Race, Religion | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment