Monthly Archives: December 2008

Gingerbread House~

  And now I have some pictures for you!  This year I did a lighthouse with attached keeper’s quarters.    It was fun, as always.  Lots and lots of Chocolate Skittles for the stone walls, Gummy Savers , choclate Neco … Continue reading

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Economics–CAN the Government Support You?

An excerpt from my economics lesson that seemed timely. …government “aid” to business is sometimes as much to be feared as government hostility. This applies as much to government subsidies as to government loans. The government never lends or gives … Continue reading

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What Is the Point of Border Patrol?

Do you know that the Border Patrol sometimes simply watches drug smugglers load their shipment across border fences?  Without even being bribed? A team of Mexican drug smugglers unloaded $1 million worth of drugs across the U.S. border, spraying bullets … Continue reading

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How’s That Again?

A bit from an article I just read: The Kenyan government has barred unapproved contacts between the media and President-elect Barack Obama’s extended family. Family members will be required to receive permission from the government before making any public statements … Continue reading

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So What Did They Really Want?

This article makes me shudder.  Police raids where the family is herded into a room and their home ransacked?  It sounds as if it should have happened…somewhere else, you know?  NOT in the USA.  But it happened last week in Ohio.  In … Continue reading

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Obesity tax?

  Now this is an interesting thought:  Just as the cigarette tax has helped reduce the number of smokers and smoking-related deaths, a tax on highly caloric, non-nutritional beverages can help reduce the prevalence of obesity. To address the obesity … Continue reading

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Who Do You Think You Are?

People act according to who they think they are.  When you are gripped with the reality of who you are in Christ, you will begin to act consistently with your new nature.  You can either walk by sight and say, … Continue reading

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