Joelle’s Graduation


A CHRISTMAS VERSION OF 1 CORINTHIANS 13

[From Mikey’s Funnies] If I decorate my house perfectly with plaid bows, strands of twinkling lights and shiny balls, but do not show love, I’m just another decorator….


A Senator in Heaven

While walking down the street one day a Corrupt Senator (that may be redundant) is tragically hit by a car and dies.   …


Burwell v. Hobby Lobby – What was decided.

If you follow the news, politics or the courts at all, you’ve probably heard about the Hobby Lobby decision.  I’ve heard a lot of hype and hyperbole on both sides of this decision and wanted to discuss this decision from a purely Constitutional standpoint. At it’s heart, the question in Hobby Lobby was can the…


Join our new Constitution Study

{jcomments off}Many of you may have noticed the lack of understanding of what the Constitution says.  There are many opinions, some make sense others not so much, but relatively few seem to be based on what the Constitution actually says. John Jay said we should all read and study the Constitution to better know and assert our…


“Common Sense Gun Laws”?

There has been a lot of talk lately about the need for “common sense” gun laws.  But what are common sense gun laws?…


How do you know if a politician is lying?

How do you know if a politician is lying?  Their lips are moving! I’m sure we’ve all heard this joke before. While we all recognize that exaggeration can make good comedy, this particular statement tells a lot about our society….


The First Year

Sunday, October 2, was our one year anniversary since Paul and I made our first trip to Texas. I can’t believe it’s already been that long, or that so little has changed. I was so hopeful back then, but the reality is so much less than I’d hoped for that I’d can hardly remember my…


New Medicine – New Hope

The last time I wrote I had mentioned that I’d planned, over this past week, to go back and reread last fall’s postings to this blog to review where I was then and what I was hoping to accomplish by this journey I’d undertaken, but that didn’t happen. I’d forgotten that Joely and I would…


What’s Going On Now

Now that the excitement of preparing for hurricanes and dealing with their aftermath has faded (for us at least), the focus has shifted back to what’s happening on the health front. My ability to walk has continued to deteriorate, and there is no good news to be seen there. We have been waiting since the…