Violence in America and why it occurs

All Right Now, That’s Enough!! by Rev. Paul J. Bern As I begin to compose this week’s message, I find myself shaking my head as I struggle to find a comfortable place to start. I saw video of a white cop shooting a black man to death for selling CD’s and resisting arrest. Yes I […]

In Honor of Rev. Dr. King Jr.

I Dare To Dream (excerpt from “The Middle and Working Class Manifesto” (3rd edition) by Rev. Paul J. Bern) The maniacal march of economic inequality, from which springs the source of racism, poverty, crime, violence, and lack of access to health care and higher education, has become the new civil rights issue of the 21st […]

This was the week America found out just how bad its public schools have become

American Public Schools = Social Injustice: High School Engineering Prodigy Suspended For Being Too Intelligent by Rev. Paul J. Bern Social and economic injustice are my two pet peeves when it comes to life within these United States, and that’s exactly what has transpired this past week. On this past Monday, September 14th, Irving Texas […]

America’s choice: stop the killing or have a revolution

Racism Has No Place in Law Enforcement or Anywhere Else by Rev. Paul J. Bern I once saw a one-hour documentary on cable TV that was all about neo-Nazi skinheads, their swastika tattoos, and how they are organized into gangs that operate outside the law. The extreme racial hatred of these people was chronicled by […]

America, we have a race problem

America, We Have A Problem by Rev. Paul J. Bern People of good conscience everywhere are still processing what happened in Charleston, South Carolina this past Wednesday. Much has been said and written about this already, so I will be careful to not be too redundant. What is not being emphasized anywhere nearly enough is […]

Police misconduct has become a foul stench in God’s nostrils

Once Again, the Government Sins Against the People by Rev. Paul J. Bern There was a headline just a few days ago on the Internet mainstream media that was all over the national news on my old rabbit-eared TV and CNN’s website. The FBI, our nation’s top law enforcement agency (at least up to now), […]

I don’t tolerate legalized criminal behavior, and neither should you

How Much Longer Are We Going to Tolerate This? By Rev. Paul J. Bern I have always strongly believed that it’s not possible to be an effective Christian without taking a stand against social and economic injustice, and against government corruption in all its forms (such as lobbyists at the federal and state levels, who […]