As Americans but more importantly, as Christians, we must understand the relationship between the Bible and government. What does the Bible actually say about our responsibility to government officials? If we view our true leadership as Christ, should earthly leadership impact our day-to-day routines? These...

While not commonly understood by most Americans, many of our constitutional rights apply to non-citizens in the same way that they apply to citizens. Understanding the differences between these two categories of constitutional rights can help you to better navigate the political and social dynamics...

Although paper currency is far less common today than it was in years past, students often have good reason to carry cash during the school day. Whether for lunch, vending machines, or to pay a friend, students should have the right and freedom to keep...

While many areas of education may seem outside of a student’s control, they must understand and protect their rights and freedoms. One of the most confusing areas of privacy rights is in regards to cell phone privacy. Are teachers allowed to legally confiscate a student’s...

Understanding the Many Christian Denominations As Christians in America, we have been given the incredible freedom to worship and meet as we choose. However, in many ways, this has caused great dissension amongst the many Christian denominations that exist! Many Christians wonder why so many Christian...

Anger is an emotion that all of us experience, some more than others. When you or someone you love are facing a seemingly impossible situation, you may find yourself getting angry with God. In fact, I think almost everyone I know has likely experienced this...

Finding Renewed Confidence Through the Bible Regardless of your age or situation in life, a lack of confidence can have a serious impact on how you move through your day. But is confidence really a quality a Christian should pursue? How do we balance self-confidence with...

Hell is not a popular topic of discussion. In fact, even Christians who are sure of their eternal destination shy away from conversations about hell. While the Bible provides us with great insight into this topic, few people take the time necessary to study the...

Augusta County School Board Town HallAre you a candidate or a state-registered write-in?

Are you on the ballot or a state-registered write-in for the Augusta County School Board election? I am planning on hosting a town hall where candidates can share their platforms and their goals for improving our children's educational atmosphere. 

We are looking to do this sometime in October. If you would like to be involved, please contact me at rayeppardonpolitics@gmail.com.