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 […]

Who, then, do you say you are?

Some Very Hard Questions for ‘Christian America’ By pastor Paul J. Bern To view this in any browser, click here 🙂 The United States has always had a time-honored tradition of being a Christian nation founded by Christians for Christians. This tradition was only recently brought into question by none other than former president Obama, […]

Reasons Why Passing the Dream Act Goes With Our Being Americans of Faith

Immigration Reform, the Dream Act, and Progressive Christianity by pastor Paul J. Bern To view this in any browser, click here 🙂 This week’s message revolves around the current topic of immigration reform, a.k.a. the “dreamers”, as opposed to what the Bible says. Not any particular government, faith or denomination, mind you, but none other […]

The MLK Holiday and the Current State of America: What Would Jesus Say?

The Hijacking of a Dream: Reclaiming Rev. Dr. King’s Legacy by pastor and published author Paul J. Bern To view this in any browser, click here 🙂 As we celebrate another Martin Luther King holiday, America needs to perform a re-assessment of what this memorial holiday truly means to all of us. On August 28, […]

Free book excerpt #17 from blogger and author Rev. Paul J. Bern

What If We Didn’t Need Money? (excerpt from “Occupying America: We Shall Overcome” by Rev. Paul J. Bern) Watch the video at What are these law enforcement folks protecting to begin with? The assets, infrastructure and personal privacy and security of the top 1%, that’s what! The problem with that is the top 1% […]

A Different Sort of Christmas Message for 2017

Does Anybody Really Know What Time This Is? Does Anybody Really Care? By Web pastor Paul J. Bern To view this on my website, click here 🙂 This week’s commentary is titled the same as that 1970 song by “Chicago”. The holiday season is what time it is. Question is, does anybody really care about […]

Free book excerpt #15 from author, blogger and Web pastor Rev. Paul J. Bern

Of The Bullies, By The Bullies, and For The Bullies (excerpt from chapter 5 of my book, “Occupying America: We Shall Overcome“) © 2012 by Rev. Paul J. Bern all rights reserved   Perhaps the most ominous sign regarding the true nature of economic discrimination and class warfare against the middle class and the poor, […]