Category Archives: US Forces

Helping Haiti: Good News

Mark 1:15            “The time has come,” he said. “The kingdom of God is near. Repent and believe the good news!” We talk a lot in church about the good news, but do we actually take it to others? I’m … Continue reading

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Daily Devotions: Light of Liberty

Matthew 5: 14 “You are the world’s light. You cannot hide a city on a hill. The days following the 9/11 tragedy were amongst the weirdest that many of us ever experienced. To begin with, there were no planes in … Continue reading

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4 Minute Daily Devotions: Trying Times

Isaiah 43:2 When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and when you pass through the rivers, they will not sweep over you. When you walk through the fire, you will not be burned; the flames will … Continue reading

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Political Cartoons: Putin on the Ritz

Vladimir Putin is his own one man band… …he didn’t need the US to orchestrate this conflict…

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Political Cartoons: Nuclear Nitwit

I think Obama just handed the election over to McCain. He should have avoided speaking about nuclear disarmament until after November. This will play directly into the hands of those who say that the US will be insecure and weaker … Continue reading

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Independence Day Devotional

Of all the special days on the American calendar, I love Independence Day the most. I guess that as a free born Scotsman, whose leaders like William Wallace and Robert the Bruce fought and died for liberty, I appreciate the … Continue reading

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Political Cartoons: McCain’s Folly

Each time an old man says we should stay…   …another young life is taken away.

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Political cartoons: Dennis the Menace

Sometimes I wish that Dennis Kucinich would leave Washington and walk away…   He’s out of touch with reality…

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Forget the Olympics: Cricket is the Sport to bring about World Peace!

Who would have guessed that New Jersey had an international cricket team?   And who would have predicted that they would be playing against Afghanistan in this year’s competition of the International Cricket Council’s division four championships set for Dar … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Sonnet

Memorial Day Sonnet If Liberty means anything to me, I will remember what my freedom cost, By those who gave their all to keep me free, Whose lives were sacrificed, but never lost. I will remind myself of what they … Continue reading

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