The Rushmore Report: A Christian Response to Missile Strike on Syria

The United States’ missile attack on the Shayrat Airfield in Syria took out 20 percent of their aircraft, in response to Syria’s April 4 chemical attack that killed over 80 innocent civilians. This was America’s first direct military action in Syria’s six-year civil war that has taken the lives of 400,000 people. Reaction from the […]

The Rushmore Report: What Trump Just Said About His Need for God

In a recent interview with David Brody, of the Christian Broadcast Network, President Trump said four amazing things. He spoke of the media as “the opposition party.” He voiced his thoughts on the new Supreme Court nominee. He addressed the refugee crisis. But he saved the best for last. President Trump spoke out about his […]

The Rushmore Report: Five Things to Know About Mike Pence

Indiana Governor Mike Pence is the Vice President-elect of the United States. During the general election, all focus is on the top of each ticket. But Governor Pence stands to make a significant difference in the Trump White House. So let’s meet Mr. Pence. There are five things you need to know about his faith […]

The Rushmore Report: What Trump Just Said to the Black Church

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump stunned the political world with a speech that went directly to the heart of African-American voters. And afterward, a number of black faith leaders said they were swayed by his comments. By addressing the African-American church, Trump broke new ground. But what did he say that was so “stunning”? Said […]

The Rushmore Report: The Faith of Tim Kaine

Hillary Clinton’s pick for Vice President is very open about practicing his faith and isn’t ashamed to admit it. The Virginia Senator is a practicing Roman Catholic – which you’ll probably hear more about on the campaign trail. According to the Washington Post, Kaine is a regular attendee of a “black church” in Richmond, Virginia, […]

The Rushmore Report: Is Donald Trump a Christian?

James Dobson, the founder of the renown Colorado-based organization Focus on the Family, asserted last week after gathering with nearly 1,000 evangelical leaders to listen to Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump that he believes Trump is a “baby Christian” who needs to be “cut some slack.” Dobson was interviewed by Michael Anthony of GodFactor.com, who likewise […]

The Rushmore Report: President Obama’s Faith in His Own Words

Several years ago, a series of interviews with prominent American leaders, focused on their faith, gave birth to the book, The God Factor: Inside the Spiritual Lives of Public People. One of the interviews was conducted with Illinois State Senator Barack Obama at the Café Baci in Chicago on March 27, 2004. This remains his […]