Tag Archives: Politics

How Christians Should Feel about Politics

In the last two presidential elections I haven’t been totally satisfied with the outcome and I got a sick feeling in my stomach after the other candidate won. Things didn’t go the way I wanted them to go and I … Continue reading

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Mormon Politics

The upcoming presidential election seems likely to be a close one.  Many have questions about whether or not members of the LDS church are obligated or asked to vote for Governor Mitt Romney. The answer is no. There has been … Continue reading

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Defining a Mormon

In SC, Mitt Romney was asked Friday at a rally, “Do you believe in the divine saving grace of Jesus Christ?” Romney replied, “Yes I do.” Mitt Romney’s campaign has been one of the driving forces behind the Mormon Moment. … Continue reading

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The “Non-Christian” Candidates

Both Mr. Romney and Mr. Huntsman have proclaimed their personal belief in Jesus of Nazareth as the Son of God and as the divine savior of the world. Continue reading

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God Bless America – 10th Anniversary of September 11th

Exactly ten years ago today, tragedy struck American soil early on the morning of September 11, 2001. Volumes of information and personal narrative have been written about this day and its effect upon the economic, political, and social landscape of … Continue reading

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Mormon Leaders Support Legalizing Undocumented Immigrants

The Church supports an approach where undocumented immigrants are allowed to square themselves with the law and continue to work without this necessarily leading to citizenship. Continue reading

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The Morality and Cost of bin Laden’s Death

My frank opinion is that it was a good thing that the US found and took action against Osama bin Laden. I believe in a country’s right to defend itself. I do not know if it was legal, however—I had … Continue reading

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Good Morning, Brother President

(I know that this is a little late. Don’t worry; this week’s post is coming soon.) A Mormon in the White House seems more like a possibility now than ever before. Mitt Romney recently finished second in the usually indicative … Continue reading

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Tolerating a Mormon President

Regarding the presidential bids of Jon Huntsman and Mitt Romney, the religious background of both candidates does not matter to me. What does matter to me is their political platform. If I liked his or her ideological stand, I would … Continue reading

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It Doesn’t Matter Where They Came From

I don’t approach an election with a predetermined choice. I let my eyes, ears, and heart be open to all the possibilities; ponder and reflect upon the things that have been discussed; and finally, make a decision based on reason, … Continue reading

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