10 Reasons I’m More Excited About Jesus Than Politics

Every once in a while a writer reads something and wishes they had written it themselves. For me, this is one of those times. After covering the Democratic National Convention last week in Charlotte and writing about God being out and then back in the party platform, I was reminded that God doesn’t care if… Continue reading 10 Reasons I’m More Excited About Jesus Than Politics

There’s an ‘Elephant in the Room’ at Democratic Convention

You’ve already heard that on Wednesday that after taking severe criticism about removing any reference to God in the party platform, Democrats scurried to reinsert language so they wouldn’t have to defend the issue during the campaign. However, they may have drawn more attention to the issue by the way it was handled. But what… Continue reading There’s an ‘Elephant in the Room’ at Democratic Convention

Prayers for Rain May Have Been Answered as Obama’s Acceptance Speech Moves Indoors

The DNC is reportedly moving President Obama’s Thursday night acceptance speech from the Bank of American stadium to the smaller, more intimate, Time Warner Arena where Tuesday and Wednesday’s speeches will be held. Reporters joked in the media room on Monday that the DNC was “praying” for rain so he would be speaking to a… Continue reading Prayers for Rain May Have Been Answered as Obama’s Acceptance Speech Moves Indoors

Democratic National Convention Officially Convenes

The 2012 Democratic National Convention is now underway in Charlotte, N.C. and delegates appear ready to hear from a number of senior elected officials and party leaders prior to President Obama accepting his party’s nomination for a second term. I began the day by attending an event sponsored by the Mecklenburg County Republican Party where… Continue reading Democratic National Convention Officially Convenes