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Persuasions: Faith – what we believe and why we believe it.

On the eve of our nation’s Independence Day, let’s talk about masks. US Surgeon General Jerome Adams stated this week, “This mask, this face covering, actually is an instrument of freedom for Americans if we all use...
“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it...
The year began as 1973 with impeachment. Then it became 1918 with the pandemic. Then 2008 (and hopefully not 1929) with the recession, followed by 1968 with civil rights protests. Kobe Bryant and his daughter died in a helicopter crash along...
Yesterday, the Supreme Court ruled on abortion and struck down a Louisiana law restricting abortion by a five-to-four vote, with Chief Justice Roberts siding with the four-judge liberal wing. The Louisiana law, enacted in...
Allie Beth Stuckey is a speaker, author, commentator who analyzes culture, news, theology and politics from a Christian, conservative perspective. Here are a few Allie Beth Stuckey speeches on topics like conservatism, matriarchy, conservative responsibility socialism, choice...
Making and distributing a COVID-19 vaccine is “The biggest logistical challenge the world has ever faced.” This is how Toby Peters, an engineering and technology expert at Britain’s Birmingham University, describes the task of manufacturing and delivering a...
A woman was traveling from London to Manila on an Emirates flight when she went into labor. The public address system asked for medical help. Two cruise ship nurses heading home from their jobs on a Carnival cruise ship...
“There is value in every human life. We are all children of God and I can’t imagine just watching anyone burn. No matter what other people have done to me, or other officers, I thought, ‘This guy...
A former NASA engineer named Mark Rober decided to become a bird watcher. He set out a bird feeder, but it soon attracted more squirrels than birds. He tried several different versions, all of which claimed to be...
If you’re feeling stressed this morning, know that you’re not alone. A recent General Social Survey shows that just 14 percent of American adults say they’re very happy, down from 31 percent who said the...
Upbeat and in-depth, Relatable with Allie Beth Stuckey breaks down the latest in culture, news, theology and politics from a Christian, conservative perspective. Allie’s fresh analysis of the most important issues provides an entertaining and effective way...
Today has been called “our country’s second independence day,” and for good reason. On what is now called Juneteenth, this day in 1865, US Maj. Gen. Gordon Granger arrived in Galveston, Texas, where he announced...
The Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) was founded in 1845. Slavery played a significant role in its formation, a fact for which the denomination has expressed great remorse. In a resolution adopted on its 150th anniversary, the SBC...
Allie Beth Stuckey skits satirize politicians, the media and trends in popular culture. No topic is too controversial, no politician to high and mighty, and no celebrity is to be left unscathed.