My car serves a variety of functions in addition to getting me from point A to point B safely. If you've listened to the show for any length of time you've heard me talk about listening to my Joyce Meyer podcasts on the way into work to get my day started in the right frame of mind.
It looks to me as though God could be put on trial here in the heart of the Bible Belt. In the last few days a local teacher's letter to The Times has ruffled the feathers of the Louisiana chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union. Because of this letter, the ACLU has requested the Caddo Parish School Board to investigate if teachers might be illegally teaching Creationism.
Samuel Adams beer made a play for the patriotic at heart and that play has put the company at the center of religious controversy. You may have seen their new commercial that uses a recitation of the Declaration of Independence. But did you notice a key phrase is missing?
Hundreds gathered in Bossier City on the 4th of July, but not to watch fireworks or listen to music. Instead, it was to show support for Sheriff Julian Whittington, whose pro-religious freedom stance ended up costing the Bossier Parish's Young Marines program tens of thousands of dollars in federal funding.