Where I Stand Today on Abortion


Last week I was the foil for one of the many recent articles declaring “Obama attracts young evangelicals.” No disrespect to Jon Ward, who co-authored the Washington Times article, but I believe Jonathan Merritt’s Southern Baptist credentials made him an even better foil for the same article in the Washington Post. The experience of being […]

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Savior on Capitol Hill?


No, I don’t believe Barack Obama is the messiah, despite that accusation coming from my evangelical-Anabaptist and straight-up Republican friends. But I do believe he is the best hope for a political windchange in Washington, D.C., and that’s why I’m supporting his candidacy for President. In that spirit, I want to recommend to you a […]

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