"Was it really so bad?
Ask an atheist, or Jew in Little Rock at the time - What did they think? - Did they feel that the government represented them under those conditions? Probably not so bad overall, but still constitutes an…"
"And my real question remains are we failing at spreading the Word, if more people walked around with a belief in a creator and final judgment would these things be as popular?
I don't know. I think probably it wouldn't affect much.…"
"As a kid I was raised in Little Rock, Arkansas. And I can remember going to the State Capitol it see the Christmas Tree being lit and a really great nativity scene on their grounds. I truly understand the separation between church and state, but was…"
"Somewhere, my toddler has picked up "church" and will, without fail, call them out as we drive past them - "chuuu-ew-urch."
I have no idea where he learned it.
In a similar vein to the original article - I have found the…"
"The school allowing the signs can be argued as a case of endorsement on the part of the school - much as a city hall cannot allow a nativity scene to be put up, even if paid for and put together by a group of private citizens. See the endorsement…"
"I will defer to you as to whether or not a hand is placed on the bible during a court session I don't get there very often so I don't know, I was using it more for illustration purposes, a removal of faith from our way of life.
As to John…"
"This is just an example of what appears to be good kids trying to spread a good message. I am not asking for teachers to lead my children in prayer, but when they are trying to offer a good message, maybe the schools could just step aside just a…"