Franklin Graham Speaking at Liberty University’s Convocation Reveals Why Liberty Will Most Likely Not Change Nor Learn

Liberty University held its first convocation on Wednesday September 16, 2020. And its first speaker was Franklin Graham. The choice is troubling because of Graham’s controversy and did Liberty need such a polarizing individual after Jerry Falwell Jr’s departure? Franklin Graham has not repented for a number of issues that this post looks at. The selection of Franklin Graham sends an ominous message that Liberty has not learned from the problems of Jerry Falwell Jr.  Continue reading

A Significant Number of Liberty University Students and Staff are in or Scheduled to Quarantine Due to COVID-19. Will Liberty be Transparent About COVID Data in 2020?

Liberty University launched a COVID-19 dashboard that revealed that over 1,000 students and staff are in or scheduled to quarantine due to the coronavirus. There are gaps and questions that remain however. For example what is the COVID-19 rates prior to this COVID dashboard? What are the COVID-19 infection numbers in the spring of 2020? If anyone has that information please contact this blog so it can be explored and analyzed.  Continue reading

Is an Internet Troll Farm in Phoenix, Arizona That Engages in Psychological Information Warfare Consistent With Liberty University’s Christian Values?

Turning Point Action had a controversial internet troll farm in Phoenix, Arizona that is designed to send out disinformation. Even while this action has been kicked off Facebook and Twitter Charlie Kirk has defended this as activism. What Kirk’s organization is actually doing is called psychological information warfare. Its similar to what foreign governments and militaries are doing in campaigns. What is of concern is that due to the Falkirk Center at Liberty Charlie Kirk has influence. To this disturbing story in the Washington Post Liberty University has remained silent about Charlie Kirks’ actions. This blog would like to ask Liberty a question. Is it the Gospel to engage in psychological operations like the Chinese military as part of the culture war? Is that what the Christian faith is about? Is that what Jesus preached in the Sermon of the Mount?  Continue reading

Michael Passons Reveals How he Was Forced Out of Christian Contemporary’s Avalon in 2003 for Being Gay

Michael Passons who founded the successful Christian contemporary music group Avalon shared how he was forced out in 2003 for being gay. Some members from Avalon who forced his hand set him on a journey where Michael discuses how be blamed himself and dealt with PTSD.  I saw Avalon several times when I was younger and listened to them when I was in the Christian music scene. This post would like to ask, why do some evangelicals feel so threatened by gays and where is the issue of empathy and compassion? Continue reading