Category Archives: Politics

New Years Resolution

Not until we have become humble and teachable, standing in awe of God’s holiness and sovereignty… acknowledging our own littleness, distrusting our own thoughts, and willing to have our minds turned upside down, can divine wisdom become ours.     … Continue reading

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Obama, Romney and Professor Snape

I’m watching the debate tonight, and it’s different from the other two.  I must be tired.  My ears seem to hear a lot of ocean waves when either of them talk.  I keep having to rewind and listen again to … Continue reading

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Paul Harvey…

I have wanted for a long time to write a book about the signers of the Declaration of Independence.  Not so much the famous ones, but the “others”.  The ones that no one knows their names, and know relatively little … Continue reading

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Pearl Harbor

Last Monday while on Oahu, we visited Pearl Harbor.  DH and I had been thirteen years ago, and spent several hours there.  This time we did everything, and spent pretty much the whole day.  Aside from a small amount of … Continue reading

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Numbers, Numbers, Numbers

The budget bill was just reported as dead in the water, with Obama soundly rebuking it and the GOP.  My problem is not that I disagree with all the policies–how could I?  I haven’t read them. My problem, and I … Continue reading

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