March, 26, 2013, began much like any other day. The sun came up. It was a morning of dreary rain/snow and clouds in Parkersburg, but was that all there would be at the end of the day? Certainty cannot say for a few more months.
Why do we not know today, Saturday, what happened last Tuesday? Seems strange, but then, many things that are happening lately seem very strange to me.
OK. Enough of the mystery. Last Tuesday and Wednesday, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments regarding two extremely important issues. These cases will have far-reaching implications for our country and potentially the entire world as we know it. Their decision will not be known for another two months.
I am, of course, referring to the case of Proposition 8 from California which presented the question of defining marriage to the voters with a very positive result that, even in California – the left coast, the voters strongly spoke to define marriage as the union of one man and one woman. Not so fast, you say? Yes, an openly homosexual federal judge overturned the decision of the people and set the course for Tuesday’s ultimate test of just who runs America – the courts or the people. [Read more...]
About Tom Stark
Tom Stark began writing for the Engage Family Minute blog in February 2012. As a small business owner Tom is passionate about the intersection of faith and politics in the life of Christians and the community around him. Having been touched by both the abortion issue and the issue of homosexuality in his own family, Tom is passionate about defending the lives of the unborn and upholding Biblical Truth. Tom also writes for www.westvirginiaconservative.com