The Conservative Apologist: On the Abortion of Abortion

We are excited to introduce you to a new post series!  Every first Friday we will be hearing from Noah who will be writing our “Conservative Apologist” column!  This column is meant to not only help those who may not agree with a conservative stance on an issue to see it in a different light, but also to help us as conservatives know how to give an answer for what we believe.  We trust you’ll be blessed by these posts, so without further delay, here’s our first “Conservative Apologist” post!

The Conservative Apologist: On the Abortion of Abortion

It has been commonly remarked that Christian conservatives are only against abortion for religious reasons, and that they should not be allowed to let their obtrusive religious opinions infringe upon the rights of others.  However, is the Pro-Life, Abolitionist position merely religious?  Or are there arguments outside of religion that pro-life conservatives can make?

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Constitution Post: Article I, Section 2; Clause 12

The Congress shall have Power To …raise and support Armies, but no Appropriation of Money to that Use shall be for a longer Term than two Years….

The clause we’re going to look at today, the Army Clause, is fairly straightforward!  Here we see two things: 1) that the Constitution gives the raising and support of the army as one of the eighteen enumerated powers of Congress, and; 2) appropriations for the support of the army would not exceed that necessary for two years.

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What Makes America Great: Resilience

Resilience has been defined as, “the process of adapting well in the face of adversity, trauma, tragedy, threats, or even significant sources of stress…It means ‘bouncing back’ from difficult experiences.”

Ever since the founding of our nation, resiliency has been an integral part of the American spirit.  Let’s look at some of the many ways are history proves this.

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