America is the only nation in the world that is founded on a creed. That creed is set forth with dogmatic and even theological lucidity in the Declaration of Independence; perhaps the only piece of practical politics that is…Read more
Nevertheless, the people refused to listen to the voice of Samuel, and they said, “No, but there shall be a king over us, that we also may be like all the nations, that our king may judge us and…Read more
Why Romney Will (Probably) Win the Popular Vote The most consistent and reliable polling company in America history, the Gallup Poll, has shown an interesting trend in every presidential election since 1980. In the last three weeks of the race,…Read more
It’s not about Mitt, Newt, Ron, Rick or Rick! It’s about, what will you do? The lack of a bold, explicitly Christian political social theory, as a base for conservative activism, has confined conservatives to the roll of mere reactionaries.…Read more
While you might think it’s impossible to put a scientific number on how liberal or conservative a United States Representative or Senator is, the folks at Vote View have been doing that for years. The website was established in 1995…Read more
A forensic expert says Herman Cain is telling the truth while Sharon Bialek is lying. Florida is a closed primary state, so although I am an independent, I registered as a Republican so I can vote in the primaries.…Read more
The Occupy Movement: The Death Scream of Western Humanism? Click play to connect to youtube What is the spirit behind Occupy America? Where is it headed? When I first began writing for The Forerunner in 1989, one of my…Read more
By Gordon R. Vaughan Back in the 1980s, The Forerunner newspaper was one of the best parts of sprawling Maranatha Ministries. Besides ministry news, it introduced readers to a steady stream of important ideas. One of these ended up having…Read more
In a 2007 interview with beliefnet.com, then presidential candidate, John McCain stated that “the Constitution established the United States of America as a Christian nation.” Some Americans take heart in this statement, while others take offense. Some claim that since…Read more
The Society of Friends, or the Quakers, are a pietist Christian movement who oppose all war. Many of the Quakers at the time of the American Revolution opposed the War for Independence from Great Britain. The Quakers issued a…Read more
Revival, Resistance, Reformation, Revolution, Interposition and Nullification
Ronald Reagan changed his view as a result of watching The Silent Scream – a movie he considered so powerful and convicting that he screened it at the White House.
Featuring Dr. Kenneth L. Gentry at the 1999 Ligonier conference
America’s moral crisis and what Christians must do
Sixteen noted Christian leaders and scholars apply the Ten Commandments to American life.
Foundations in Biblical Eschatology