PowerLinks 09.11.15
Acton Institute Powerblog

PowerLinks 09.11.15

How Christians Can Evaluate Religious Liberty Objections
Russell Moore and Joe Carter, TGC

Here’s a standard by which we can fairly consider the claims of religious objectors.

Four Reasons Christians Should Support Kim Davis
Rick Phillips, Reformation 21

Christians have different reactions to Kim Davis. Many have criticized her for failing to perform her duty as the law requires, often citing Romans 13. But put in biblical and historical context, Christians should be supporting Davis, praying for her and rallying to her cause.

When Progressive Policies Cause Creative Destruction
Ben Weingarten, The Federalist

Since automation trends are primarily government-driven, non-elites who vote for progressive candidates are going to have an increasingly tough time.

Looking for Calvin Coolidge
Gracy Olmstead, The American Conservative

Coolidge wrote about an American populace who “want to be told the truth … The people want a government of common sense.” But do we still have that?

Joe Carter

Joe Carter is a Senior Editor at the Acton Institute. Joe also serves as an editor at the The Gospel Coalition, a communications specialist for the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, and as an adjunct professor of journalism at Patrick Henry College. He is the editor of the NIV Lifehacks Bible and co-author of How to Argue like Jesus: Learning Persuasion from History's Greatest Communicator (Crossway).