Month: April 2009

Character Cannot Be Contrived; Prayer Requests and Updates

Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass. It’s about learning to dance in the rain. Dear friends and family: Character cannot be contrived; it is earned and revealed. With that in mind, I ask what kind of character (or lack of such) it takes for our President to allow Air Force One and… Read more »

The Latest on the Swine Flu Outbreak

Dan called the other day he asked, “Did you hear about this flu that started in Mexico?” Truth be told I have been busy unpacking and catching up around Bellavia North to even bother with the Buffalo Bill’s Draft let alone the news… but his call caught my attention. He reported correctly, “It seems to… Read more »

Prayer Requests and More

Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass. It’s about learning to dance in the rain. Dear friends and family: Here is a prayer sent to us by Norma: If each American prayed this prayer on a daily basis… it would be a better America. Dear Lord, I thank you for this day. I… Read more »

Political Profiling; Redaction on Pelosi Plane? Well, kinda; and the Sides

“Democracy is two wolves and a lamb voting on what to have for lunch. Liberty is a well armed lamb” – Benjamin Franklin Political Profiling… According to the Associated Press (AP) on April 15: “Homeland Security officials are warning that right wing extremists could use the bad state of the U.S. economy and the election… Read more »

Prayer; Praises; Updates; Profound and Lighter Sides

Dear friends and family: Today is Income Tax Day… my advice to you it to count your blessings not your loses. With that in mind read the following about a couple for whom we have been praying (Denise and David). They were expecting a blessing in their lives in the form of a Down’s Syndrome… Read more »

How do You Spell Hypocrisy; Brother Sal is Being Honored; Lighter Side; New Data on Obama Citizenship; Constitution That Liberals May Understand

“Democracy is two wolves and a lamb voting on what to have for lunch. Liberty is a well armed lamb” – Benjamin Franklin How Do You Spell Hypocrisy? As I was praying and contemplating Easter yesterday, I realized that every time our Lord confronted the Jewish authorities, He never chastised them for not knowing the… Read more »

What is the Most Important Event in the Christian Calendar? Prayer Requests

Dear friends and family: This is the most important week of the Christian Calendar. Many will say because it ends in Easter Sunday, but I have long contended that it is because it begins with Good Friday. Being a ‘Roman Baptist’ I have spent a countless hours studying and contemplating the question: what is the… Read more »