Christianity and Patriotism

The 4th of July holiday produced a couple of point/counterpoint articles on the role of patriotism in the lives of Christians. First, from the “Whoa, look out you don’t get too much patriotism on you” perspective, is Ed Stetzer: Christians are, in a sense, dual citizens– of the Kingdom and of the nation where they live. I live in a More …

The Mighty Supreme Court Laughs at Your Analysis

So, I see articles like this one: Memo to Mitt Romney: Obamacare is a tax because the Supreme Court rewrote the law to make it one. The Supreme Court did not uphold Obamacare’s individual insurance mandate as a tax.  This is a difficult legal distinction to explain, but one that matters nonetheless.  In Obamacare, the mandate was called an “individual More …