A Progressive Christian Viewpoint on Veterans Day

Veterans Day: Honoring Our Veterans and Their Families While Despising the Government They Serve(d) by pastor Paul J. Bern To view this on my website, click here 🙂 The United States of America, particularly its leadership (such as it is), hasn’t been winning very many popularity contests as of late – either overseas or at […]

Is End Times Prophecy Real or Isn’t It?

Setting the Record Straight Regarding the ‘Pre-tribulation Rapture’ by Pastor Paul J. Bern To view this in any browser, click here! 🙂 This week I have undertaken the task of setting the record straight about the so-called “pre-tribulation Rapture”, and how this belief is being disseminated on alternative and social media in a way that […]

Lessons Learned From Hurricane Harvey

How Natural Disasters Can Strengthen Our Faith by Pastor Paul J. Bern To view this in your browser, click here! 🙂 By now everyone knows about the disastrous mega-storm named Harvey and its aftermath. This has been without a doubt the worst natural disaster America has ever experienced, certainly in my lifetime. Not since Hurricane […]

Free book sample #9 from this blog’s author

“Occupying America: We Shall Overcome” by Brother Paul J. Bern (I wasn’t certified as a pastor yet when this was published). One of the most exhaustive, comprehensive books about the growing “Occupy Wall St.” and “We Are The 99%” Movements written so far. Pro-Occupy; anti-government; very dissident!! Now in its third edition!!     The […]

There will be a guest blogger this week

While I’m away at the Piedmont Park Summer Arts Festival, I’ll be trying something new by having a guest blogger submit a post for just this weekend. So sit back and enjoy this 2014 article from Flickr contributor Ashley Campbell (cross-posted by Rob Winters) on the nature of prophetic ministry and its notable importance. The […]

Charlottesville, Va. and the Apostle John

Racism and “White Nationalism” Have No Place in 21st Century America by Pastor Paul J. Bern To view this in any browser, click here! 🙂 I once saw a one-hour documentary on cable TV (back in the days when I still watched TV) that was all about neo-Nazi skinheads, their swastika tattoos and flags, and […]

More on last week’s message about taking America back from the top 1%

A Follow-up to Last Week’s Commentary Last week for the July fourth holiday break, I published a warning stating that unless the American people organize and begin a campaign of passive resistance against the twin evils of Oligarchic capitalism and the Deep State that has enslaved us all (yes, I mean past tense), both ourselves […]