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Gambling: A Plague We Can Do Without

Stan Guthrie To one degree or another, the COVID-19 plague has shut down businesses, family holiday celebrations, sports, and schools. Yet there is one area of American life that’s wide open—our addiction to gambling. Go to: https://www.breakpoint.org/gambling-a-plague-we-can-do-without/

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What Has Changed (and What Hasn’t) for Christians in 2020

By Stan Guthrie “How did you go bankrupt?” Bill asks Mike, an oft-drunk Scottish war veteran in Ernest Hemingway’s classic 1926 novel, The Sun Also Rises. “Two ways,” Mike replies. “Gradually and then suddenly.” The same could be said about how sinkholes … Continue reading

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Gratitude

Gratitude is one of the most underrated (and most needed) virtues.

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Illinois

Illinois knows how to take away your business but not your taxes.

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Nothing

If someone offers you something for nothing, don’t take it. You’ll be paying for a very long time.

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The Trump Presidency

Pending unexpected legal developments, I believe Donald Trump has lost a very close election, doing far better than the pundits ever imagined (again) and leaving the Republican Party in better shape than expected. Though only one term, Trump’s presidency has … Continue reading

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After the Election, What Can Bring Us Together?

By Stan Guthrie The first thing we must do, whether we “won” or “lost” on Tuesday, is to acknowledge that politics is not ultimate. Christians of the Left and the Right have spent too much time in recent years acting as … Continue reading

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Flames

So glad the fraudulent “fair tax” went down in flames. Is it possible Illinois voters still have a pulse?

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Characters

This is not an election about character, but about where the two characters on offer would lead us.

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Scary

I won’t be watching any truly scary movies this weekend. There’s enough frightening stuff going on to last me a lifetime.

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