Republican Form of Government

Delegating Authority

Delegating Authority Lee Early “Take you wise men, and understanding, and known among your tribes, and I will make them rulers over you.” Deuteronomy 1:13 Representative government is a process of delegating authority. We, as citizens, consent to, authorize, or assign a person to stand for us in the external governing of our home, church, […]

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Elections have Consequences

Elections have Consequences by Ruth Smith The idea that “elections have consequences” is a concept that many forget. Each candidate is endeavoring to present himself or herself as the “best” person to lead our nation. The field is vast, from a declared socialist to those who identify themselves as conservative.     Do “we, the […]

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Remembering Constitution Day

Remembering Constitution Day

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Honoring the American Flag

  In recent days, I have seen multiple posts on Facebook regarding problems people have faced for simply displaying the American  flag. The Importance of the American Flag We have to ask ourselves — why is this so important? When teaching the importance of the flag, my mind always returns to the Children of Israel. As […]

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Leadership Demanded by a Republic

Leadership Demanded by a Republic As you watch the news, do you sometimes wonder, “Where is the leadership that is needed in our nation?”  Leadership has been defined as, “to follow in advance of others.”  Perhaps this definition raises questions in your mind.  If so, take some time to reflect upon what a leader must follow–principles? a […]

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