Category Archives: government

CITY CALLED “HEART’S DESIRE”

PHOTO PROMPT © David Stewart Monica and Larry found no place good enough for their honeymoon.  Even NYC and Paris paled in comparison to the amazing experiences they had had on their space flights.  They decided to build “Heart’s Desire,” a … Continue reading

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PAYING TAXES/RECEIVING BENEFITS/AND OTHER MUSINGS

HEY YOUNG FELLOW, YOU GOING TO BE ABLE TO PAY FOR YOUR GRANDMA AND YOU? My first retirement (teacher’s) began 29 years ago; my second (social security) about 25 years ago.  I remember when I had to start paying SS … Continue reading

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WHY I AM A CAPITALIST

Some principles apply in either Capitalism or Socialism. 1.“render unto Caesar” Mark 12:17 2.  Romans 17:1  (obey authorities because they have been instituted by God) 3.  All work should be done “unto the Lord.”  Ephesians 6:7 ESV Rendering service … as … Continue reading

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REBUILD FENCES

The old fence is frail But serves nobly as a reminder – boundaries matter. ********** Fences are built to keep danger away as well as to keep safety within, or they may keep danger within and provide safety without.  Either way … Continue reading

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I’M OKAY, TOO BAD ABOUT YOU

Hezekiah is generally remembered as a Godly king; however, the last verse relating to his story as told by Isaiah is a very sad commentary about his later days.  Isaiah tells of the bondage to come “And some of your … Continue reading

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