Category Archives: Patriotic

Presidential Gun Control: Only an Illusion

On Tuesday Jan. 5th, 2016, an emotional President Obama announced a series of executive actions to, in his words, “do something to try to prevent the next” mass shooting.  “We can,” the President told a cheering White House audience, “reduce … Continue reading

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A False Honeymoon

This past Friday, as many expected, the Supreme Court, by a 5-4 vote, ruled that under the Constitution, “same-sex couples may exercise the fundamental right to marry.”  Brushing aside arguments about history and the purpose of marriage, Justice Kennedy, writing … Continue reading

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Fallen Friends

I ran across this story as an email sent to me by my dad.  Very touching story and I wanted to share it with all of you. I’m a lover of animals, I have been my whole life.  I guess … Continue reading

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Why Do We Vote?

So yesterday was the big day.  I hope everyone voted.  I know I did.  At the time of this writing, I do not know yet who won the election, but please understand that whether it was the person you voted … Continue reading

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Bringing the Family Back Together With Food

 This article ran in the Des Moines Register last week.  I am personally a huge fan of chef Curtis Stone.  I just love the fact that he is partnering with Hy-Vee in this campaign.  I think it is so cool … Continue reading

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Something Truly Special

So this morning at men’s group, we discussed the news of Bin Laden’s death and how there was widespread celebration throughout or country.  Is that right or wrong?  I’m not entirely sure.  I do know that Jesus teaches us to … Continue reading

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