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MY BAKER’S DOZEN

Nine days since I wrote on this blog.  I was determined to catch up on my blog reading before writing, but I didn’t; however, with my penchant for clumsy falls or other minor (or major) emergencies, I thought I’d better … Continue reading

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ZERO HOUR

Two reasons why the United States is a great nation: One: Psalm 33:18-20 “Behold, the eye of the Lord is upon them that fear him, upon them that hope in his mercy; To deliver their soul from death, and to … Continue reading

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TAMED, NOT FREE

Portrait of a Boy with Falcon – Wallerant Vaillant (The Met – Public Domain) Boy with Falcon – tamed, Both longed to soar open skies But neither was free. **************** Challenge to use picture with these words “soar/free/open” by https://thehauntedwordsmith.wordpress.com/2018/11/05/daily-writing-challenge-nov-5/Continue reading

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AS YOU VOTE, REMEMBER—

I don’t understand how some people can be so flippant regarding our nation.  They take so much for granted – ignorant regarding the price that has been paid for our “land of the free.”  They seem not to care  how … Continue reading

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EVIL IN THE HEART OF MAN

Resolve this question – Not method: guns, knives, nor trucks – But why such evil? *********************** Image: unsplash Challenge from Ronovan – haiku using “resolve” and “question” https://ronovanwrites.com/2018/11/05/ronovanwrites-weekly-haiku-poetry-prompt-challenge-226-questionresolve/

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TRY IT OUT :D

Something I came up with doing my study on capitalism.  Don’t want to just toss it so have some fun.  Keeping this short because I don’t want to be VERBOSE (Word of the day – Merriam Webster). Luke      … 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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CAPITALISM, MY VIEW AS A CHRISTIAN

https://onetahayes.com/2018/09/13/socialism-is-not-charity-part-1/ At the link above, I posted about Socialism as seen in the New Testament.  I  said I would be back to take a look at Capitalism from the point of the New Testament.  Well, Ta-Da, I am back—only six … Continue reading

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BLESSING IN DISGUISE

Healthy is the child Who can cry vigorously When his hunger strikes! ************************ Image: Pixabay https://ronovanwrites.com/2018/10/29/ronovanwrites-weekly-haiku-poetry-prompt-challenge-225-strikehunger/

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WHAT MIGHT HAVE BEEN/HOW FLORA SEES FLOSSIE

Have you read HOW FLOSSIE SEES FLORA?  reference https://onetahayes.com/2018/10/27/how-flossie-sees-flora/ ****************** Wish my grandma was still alive.  Miss her fabulous stories and delightful fun. Instead, there’s an old flibbertigibbet, Flossie, who lives next door.  Our first encounter was a fruitless flub when I … Continue reading

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