New book excerpt from Pastor Paul J. Bern; “Cannabis Legalization and the Bible: Compatible or Not?”

Six Ways That Cannabis Criminalization Defies All Reason and Logic [1. Pot smokers punished more than sex offenders] Drugs are so reviled in the US and many other parts of the world that using them is considered worse than any other crime. If you commit violent crimes – arson or rape, for instance – a […]

After 50 Years, Things Have Gone From Bad to Worse

“After Vietnam” 50 Years Later by Pastor Paul J. Bern To view this in any browser, click here! 🙂 The fiftieth anniversary of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s much-beloved (right wing extremists excluded) speech, “After Vietnam” occurred this past week. To commemorate this famous speech I will be posting this slightly condensed version today, […]

We can have fame and fortune or a personal relationship with Christ, but we can’t have both

Wealth or Jesus: We Must Pick One or the Other by Pastor Paul J. Bern To view this in a browser, click here! 🙂 The definition of cognitive dissonance is a person’s brain trying to reconcile two contradicting realities. One common example of this is an abusive relationship, where the man/woman obviously understands there’s abuse […]

The Trump White House Has Given a Black Eye to the Conservatives Who Voted Him Into Power

The ‘Spiritual, Not Religious’ Gospel of Progressive Christianity Grows as More Become Disenchanted With Traditional Religion by Pastor Paul J. Bern To view this in a browser, click here! 🙂 So-called “experts” call them “unaffiliated,” as in a recent Pew poll, or “nones” – or even just ‘not very religious.’ A 2013 poll by the […]

We Don’t Need Any More Nukes, President Trump! Time for a Reality Check, America!

Trump’s Demand for More Nukes, the Ongoing Obscenity of War, and Its Contradiction With Authentic Christianity by Rev. Paul J. Bern To view this in a browser, click here! 🙂 Just this past week, president Donald Trump stated that the US must be “top of the pack” in nuclear weapons capability. Trump has expressed concern […]

Free excerpt #3 from my latest book release

“Cannabis Legalization and the Bible: Compatible or Not?” by Rev. Paul J. Bern Many cops favor legalization A Spring 2014 issue of Law Officer magazine provided a poll of its own showing an even more surprising finding: a majority of law enforcement officers also support marijuana policy reform. There is broad support for change among […]

Free book excerpt from my recent release

Free excerpt from my recent book release, “Cannabis Legalization and the Bible: Compatible or Not?” by Rev. Paul J Bern   [1] Facts About the Drug War The $320 billion annual global drug industry now accounts for over 2 percent of all commerce on the planet. A full 12 percent of Mexico’s economy is built […]