Citizen Magazine

Growing Like a Weed

September 5, 2014

The legalization of recreational marijuana in Colorado is already revealing a dark side. And the problem is …  Read more

Synthetic Morality

September 2, 2014

For the 28 percent of people in this nation who still believe the Bible is the inerrant, infallible Word of God, life can be pretty simple. There is a clear difference between right and wrong, between moral and immoral. The Bible speaks clearly about the fact that each of us has just one life to spend on earth, in which we get the opportunity to choose where we will spend eternity.  Read more

Tom Minnery
A lot of numbers fly around during an election year, but here’s one that gives me pause: Of all the people who could vote, 43 percent simply don’t bother. They are confirmed non-voters, according to the Pew Research Center for the People & the Press.  Read more

God and the Floodtide

June 5, 2014

Tom Minnery
Never before have we seen such a flood of events so harmful to the family as we are witnessing these days—from court decisions assaulting marriage, to political setbacks on religious liberty, to the barrage of disappointments in so many government policies.   Read more

Behind the Music

May 8, 2014

How one Christian couple has been bringing the love of Jesus to the set of “American Idol” this season.  Read more

Tom Minnery
People often ask me whether I think the country’s politics can turn for the better. Lately, I’ve been finding myself optimistic, for two reasons—both deeper than the chronic illness of Obamacare.  Read more

A Night for Family

April 29, 2014

With the one-night-only showing of a new documentary film, Focus on the Family enters new waters.  Read more

As the nation’s abortion rate declines, its largest purveyor increasingly finds itself in the center of allegations of fraud and abuse.  Read more

Reaching In

April 1, 2014

Prison seminaries are starting to transform the correctional system from the inside out.  Read more