Free book excerpt #25 from Progressive Author and blogger Rev. Paul J. Bern

Coming this fall from Author Rev. Paul J. Bern: the 4th updated edition of his popular 2011 nonfiction work, “The Middle and Working Class Manifesto”   The second part of the Manifesto is what I will devote this chapter to. It summarizes the 11 Demands of the People and then organizes them into 7 basic […]

Memorial Day and the National Anthem: Some Observations About Patriotism

The ‘National Anthem’ and This Past Week’s Football Owners Meeting: Why I’ll Be Taking a Knee With “Kap” This Coming Football Season by Pastor Paul J. Bern For better small screen viewing, or for a website view, click here 🙂 The United States of America hasn’t been winning very many popularity contests overseas as of […]

Free book excerpt #23 from Author Paul J. Bern; this time it’s a whole chapter!

Chapter One of “Cannabis Legalization and the Bible: Compatible or Not?”, by Rev. Paul J. Bern (C) 2016 by Rev. Paul J. Bern all rights reserved Watch the video https://youtu.be/o_UXdIsBuf8 Chapter One The Drug War and the Bible Of all the people throughout the world who are incarcerated, fully 25% of them are locked up […]

If You’re Trapped Under a Mountain of Student Loans, There’s 2 Ways Out

Two Ways to Legally Walk Away From Your Student Loan Without Filing Bankruptcy by Author Rev. Paul J. Bern Sometimes being a minister doesn’t always involve things having to do with churches or even the concept of religion. Sometimes ministry is something that’s not what would be called ‘spiritual’ at all. Ministry is, to me […]

My Reasons Why the New Republican Tax “Deal”, Plus Some Other Laws, Are Contrary to Scripture

Fair Warning to All Rich Oppressors; Not From Myself, But From God by Pastor Paul J. Bern For better small screen viewing, click here 🙂 I am finding myself witnessing once again what amounts to the enforced liquidation of America’s middle class, coming in the form of president Trump’s new tax bill. This recently-passed piece […]

Free book excerpt # 22 from author and blogger Rev. Paul J. Bern

Excerpt from chapter 6 (“Passing the Tipping Point”) of “The Middle and Working Class Manifesto”   Heeding Eisenhower’s Warning   Though it fields the most expensive and technologically sophisticated military force on the world stage, the U.S. government has not decisively won any major military conflict since 1945. Understanding these developments is necessary if Americans […]

The teacher’s strike in West Virginia, and what the Bible says about justice, fairness and mercy

Progressive Christianity, Worker’s Rights and Social Justice by pastor Paul J. Bern For better viewing on phones, tablets and other small screens, click here 🙂 The recent settlement of the West Virginia teacher’s strike, which resulted in a 5% pay raise after lasting for nearly two weeks, will soon echo across the landscape of American […]