Jun
30
2018

The birth of the American experiment in 1776 is not something to be taken lightly. To be a citizen of this great country that has been the bastion for individual freedom and prosperity goes beyond precious. I believe America has been and continues to be a gift from the hand of God to this world. […]

Jun
25
2018

It is said that the term “National Pastime” was given to the game of baseball in the 1850’s. Baseball began being played early that century and captured America’s heart. Certainly, there was not as much to occupy Americans then as there is currently. Football, basketball, soccer, and golf all vie for the sports fan’s attention […]

Jun
13
2018

The United States Army’s birthday is June 14, 1775, when the Continental Congress began enlisting riflemen to serve for one year. Interestingly, at the signing of the Declaration of Independence in 1776, the first flag of the United States was known as the Continental Colors flag. The Congress would not adopt a field of blue […]

May
28
2018

Today’s Memorial Day celebrations will be filled with family and friends and fun, as well they should be. I hope that we encourage each other, as we enjoy the holiday, to remember what the Memorial Day celebrations should be about. Today we honor our fallen: those that gave the ultimate sacrifice as men and women […]

May
17
2018

  In the past, when a young lady was expecting a little one, you would see her in public in a loose fitting maternity smock. There was even a sense of almost reverence when you saw her. No one needed to see her physique. Everyone was sure they knew what a pregnant abdomen looked like. […]