Apr
13
2017

Today we get a close look at the dedication of the first responders among us. Our friend, Ben Carbo, is a former Houston Policeman and he tells a tragic tale from those days of duty and shows how these men and women place their lives on the line each day, under danger and extreme pressure, […]

Mar
30
2017

It had been a frightening and intense seven days for Sam Buliga and his five Christian brothers. Their escape plan from Communist Romania was supposed to take three days. Now, after seven grueling days, four of which were without food, then swimming the mile across the Danube, they lay in exhausted heaps on the Yugoslavian […]

Mar
11
2017

Sam Buliga lay in the edge of the forest on the Romanian side of the Danube River in the late-night hours of the summer of 1988. He was desperately looking across to Yugoslavia and freedom. Sam was waiting for the moment that he and five friends would make their daring escape from the oppression of […]

Feb
25
2017

Sam Buliga had two years left at the University of Timisoara when a man arrived and told the school officials that he should not be allowed to graduate. If he graduated, someone was to be fired. “It was really bad for me,” Sam remembers. “But I worked really hard and graduated.” He had been told […]

Feb
16
2017

In my last post, I explained how Sam Buliga graduated high school in Communist Romania despite the constant ridicule of teachers and students and the incessant harassment toward he and his family by the Securitate, the Romanian Secret Police. These thugs had assured Sam’s father that because he did not become an informant for them, […]