Are you a Christian? Over 85% of the people in America that call thenmselves Christians say that they stopped attending church services When they left home. Sadly most of those "Christian Americans" have never read the bible, prayed regularly - even when attending church as minors or have spent any time in community service.
A survey of former practicing Christians showed that they left the church because they felt like there was nothing there for them. They felt that the church was too ritualized, didn't address their personal needs for answers on how to navigate the daily struggles of life, didn't feel like a place where they fit in or was too hypocrytical in the Sunday morning message and what was actually being demonstrated in real life, day to day interactions between parents, the church family and the Pastor.Read More
Reforming our current tax code system to a "flat" tax is something of a Unicorn standing beneath a rainbow. It would be something both beautiful and magical if it could ever be seen.
Today we have two groups that function apart from the system the everyone participates in. Those two groups are large corporations and those with the resources to hire tax professionals (not the guys working in the Walmart tent for HR Block during tax season, God bless you all). These two groups exploit every tax loophole that there is to reduce their effective rate zero, in some cases.Read More