Christian

Reader Input: God does not condone hate

In a letter by one Kevin McNaughton on May 14, he claimed that religion is a “cancer on the planet.” Interesting. Webster’s New College Dictionary, when related t ...

Reader Input: Proud to be an American

Had Ron Paskey (“Report on CIA incomplete, shoddy,” Reader Input, Dec. 19) bothered to inform himself, he would find that literally thousands of those directly affected ...

Reader Input: Black lives matter greatly

As a Christian, I believe we are all made in the image of God — and that means every life matters. However, our justice system is currently sending black people the message ...

Reader Input: Some politicos’ price is too high

There is a problem with following Patrick Little’s advice (“Don’t let big money rule Supreme Court,” Reader Input, Nov. 16) to vote for a president who wi ...

Reader Input: USA was and is a Christian land

Quite the contrary, Mr. “Crossing a line with the divine” (Ed Scotten, Reader Input, July 2). We were and always will be a Christian nation. I believe all newly elected ...

Reader Input: Are Christians the minority?

Reply to Chris Benson (“Show respect for other beliefs,” Reader Input, Dec. 13). Your comments are well and good but it should work both ways. Tell me where Christi ...

Reader Input: Unconditional love is the key

Re: the billboard controversy (“Whackos put up billboard blitz,” Reader Input, Dec. 10): When such an enormous multitude of Christians begins to behave as if Christ h ...

Reader Input: Consider right and wrong

I must first advise Elly Derr that I was raised Quaker, consider myself a Christian (in that Christianity is a way of life and not a religion), and am not ignorant of the Bible, wh ...

Reader Input: Be unafraid to reference God

We just saw on the news a high school senior, wearing his cap and gown, about to give his valedictorian speech, and just before he was to speak, in a very deliberate way, tore up h ...

Reader Input: Easter paganism hardly Christian

Occasionally I attend a local church in Auburn. I enjoy the music and the pastor’s message. This last Sunday during the announcements it was announced that there would be an ...

Reader Input: Devoutly do we invade

The religious right claims we’ve deteriorated as a result of deviation from our “Christian” heritage. At the same time they say we are a “Christian” n ...

Chick-fil-A controversy reminds of past

The more things change … The recent controversy over Chick-fil-A reminds me of nothing as much as a similar dispute over one Lester Maddux’s restaurant back in the ’60s. Reca ...

Get busy and help yourselves

Regarding the picture on the front of the Auburn Journal (March 2) showing Larry Smith holding a sign saying, “Caring for your brother is not socialism,” I am a Christian, I gi ...

We’re a nation of believers

There is such a conflict going on regarding different candidates acknowledging that they are Christians. I believe that the First Amendment of our Constitution is very clear regard ...

Pregnancy a woman’s issue

Tim Tebow’s mother should be commended for her bravery and selflessness, according to the Catholic Church. If not for her, the world wouldn’t have the great football star. And ...