Immigration Folly

Immigration is one of the most difficult topics to discuss in the U.S. today. In this episode, Stephen addresses the serious flaws in the United States’ standard operating procedures of holding and treating illegal immigrants as American criminals under U.S. criminal law. This flawed policy results in parent/child separation with [read more]

2019-07-15T19:27:20-04:00July 17th, 2019|Podcast|

On Christian Statesmanship

Travis asks, “What is Christian statesmanship?” In this episode, Stephen shares several Biblically-based answers to the question through addressing foundational Christian theology and reflecting on great leaders and events from history. Discover why Christian statesmanship matters and why it should be understood by people of all backgrounds.

2019-07-04T08:05:01-04:00July 10th, 2019|Podcast|

An Economic Downturn?

July 1, 2019 marked the longest period that the US economy has gone without a recession. We’re at a 50-year unemployment rate low. Naturally, the doomsayers are coming out of the woodwork and predicting a turn for the worse. Nobody knows what will happen, but Stephen believes a modulation is [read more]

2019-07-02T10:34:35-04:00July 3rd, 2019|Podcast|

My Book ‘Choosing Donald Trump’

Stephen has written on the faith of several former Presidents, including George W. Bush, Barack Obama, and Abraham Lincoln. In this podcast, he addresses the reasons why his most recent book is not called The Faith of Donald Trump. Discover how religious figures like Paula White and Norman Vincent Peale (author of The Power [read more]

2019-06-20T11:56:39-04:00June 26th, 2019|Podcast|

Our Crisis of Debt

At surface level, the economy appears to be stronger than ever. But those who understand economic trends know how to interpret the bellwether, namely, the current state of debt. Commercial and consumer debt is in trouble and sending some disconcerting signals about the future. In the first quarter of 2019, [read more]

2019-06-18T18:27:15-04:00June 19th, 2019|Podcast|

On Beth Moore and Women Leading

There’s something troubling the Southern Baptist Church, and the discussion is rippling out into the rest of the evangelical world and beyond. The issue: whether women (specifically Beth Moore, in this case) should be able to teach men. Stephen addresses the issue from several angles in this podcast episode. Image [read more]

2019-06-11T14:11:47-04:00June 12th, 2019|Podcast|

Movie Review: Emanuel

On June 17, 2015, a young man walked into Mother Emanuel Church in Charleston, SC, sat through a prayer meeting and Bible study, then pulled out a gun and killed nine black people who had just shown him love and hospitality. Amazingly, within 48 hours the surviving families of the [read more]

2019-06-04T10:13:15-04:00June 5th, 2019|Podcast|

Stats Changing the World

Did you know that a nation must have a birth rate of 2.1 in order to maintain a population? Understand birth rates and you’ll understand more about the future of your country and world than most people. In this episode, Stephen touches on some critical data that reveals what the [read more]

2019-05-28T15:22:40-04:00May 29th, 2019|Podcast|

Knowing Religion

A lack of religious knowledge has plagued our society for years, causing great devastation at home and abroad. Many people, for example, don’t know the difference between a Muslim and a Sheikh or an Evangelical and a Catholic. Very few have ever had a comparative religion class. In this episode [read more]

2019-05-14T14:42:04-04:00May 22nd, 2019|Podcast|

The Value of Closed Sessions

“I think this ought to be discussed in closed session,” is a phrase that makes many Americans, especially members of the press, wild with fury. It’s anti-democratic! It’s deceptive! Stephen argues the opposite from his experience living in DC. Lives are frequently ruined when things that should be dealt with [read more]

2019-05-13T13:53:50-04:00May 15th, 2019|Podcast|