Reflections on Life & Liberty

So much time is spent "in the fight," that it is easy to forget what we are supposed to be fighting for. To answer that, join Michael Quinn Sullivan each week as he puts the continuing fight for life and liberty in historical, biblical, and even just personal context.

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Spiritualized Cowardice

Spiritualized Cowardice

If liberty is to die here, that death will have been preceded by whimpers of ecclesiastical acquiescence.

Be A Troubler

Be A Troubler

When others fall under the self-induced spell of a false prophet, we must cause trouble by speaking the truth ever more loudly and boldly.

Jesus And Wealth

Jesus And Wealth

Like Hunter Biden, wealth and political status were intertwined for the rich young man in the often misquoted New Testament story.

Joyful Responsibility

Joyful Responsibility

We cannot delegate the preservation of our republic to someone else.

Happy Warriors

Happy Warriors

The issues facing our republic are deadly serious, but that doesn’t mean we always have to be.

Serving Two Masters?

Serving Two Masters?

Politicians can serve the establishment, or the citizens, but not both.

Become A Hammer

Become A Hammer

Citizens must fight harder, even against their political heroes.

Two-Card Monte?

Two-Card Monte?

We’ve been hustled by the Elephants and Donkeys. It’s time to stop playing the games.

What Kind Of Zealot Are You?

Choosing A Side

Most politicians wait to pick sides in a fight until they can tell who is going to win.

Be Nice Or Else?

Be Nice Or Else?

The gooey, saccharine-sweet niceness demanded of us by politicians isn’t found anywhere in the Bible.

Building Our Monuments

Building Our Monuments

However exalted or self-important we may think we are, we all eventually become a footnote in the great story of history. The monuments to our greatest achievements will become dusty artifacts for future archeologists. Michael Quinn Sullivan looks at what it means to have a lasting impact.

Fake Jesus, Real Jesus

Fake Jesus, Real Jesus

On this week’s podcast, Michael Quinn Sullivan says the fake Jesus of the modern age tells what we want to hear while the real Jesus leads us where we need to be.

Remembering Normandy

Remembering Normandy

We can never say thank you enough for the valor, heroism, bravery, and dignity of those who died on D-Day.

No Greater Love …

No Greater Love …

Jesus said, “Greater love has no one than this, that someone lay down his life for his friends.”

Responding to Lackluster Effort

Responding to Lackluster Effort

Many of the Republican officeholders in Texas are very upset with the grassroots. The politicians are mad that citizens aren’t being appropriately appreciative for what we are “getting” this session.

Not Enough Fear

Not Enough Fear

Fear is powerful. Improperly applied, fear can cause us to make irrational choices without thinking.

Faithfully Fighting

Faithfully Fighting

When most of us hear the name “Magdala,” if we think of anything we might possibly connect this city’s name with the New Testament’s Mary the Magdalene, also translated as Mary of Magdala.

Who Do You Serve?

Who Do You Serve?

No question causes more discomfort than this: “Who do you serve?” Not long ago, I asked that question to a politician who bristled with indignation and replied, “I serve no one!” His answer told me a lot.

Truth In Context

Truth In Context

Michael Quinn Sullivan argues that, as a self-governing people, we must acquire a principled taste for reality.

Don’t Aid The Enemy

Don’t Aid The Enemy

It seems some conservatives suffer from an unfortunate desire to be applauded by the left.

Surrounded by Beauty

Surrounded by Beauty

We don’t have to visit the Garden of Gethsemane to experience the beauty of Christ’s love for us.

Embracing Our Responsibility

Embracing Our Responsibility

As a self-governing people, we cannot delegate the preservation of our republic to others. The work belongs to us.