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Psalm 91: Confidence for the Believer in Times of Trouble

Psalm 91: Confidence for the Believer in Times of Trouble

Originally posted on My Take:
This morning I was reminded of Psalm 91 and how the Psalm functions in order to give hope and confidence to the believer in times of trouble. As a certified biblical counselor I am always interested in helping people to counsel themselves by using the Bible and their knowledge of…

There are Things Worse Than a Virus

Originally posted on My Take:
The apostle Paul wrote: The last enemy to be destroyed is death. (1 Co. 15:26, ESV) Then, as now, mankind’s greatest fear is not a virus from Wuhan but the possibility of death that the virus represents. Viruses and diseases are scary especially when the recipient knows that treatments and…

Christmas poems for our military (1)

Originally posted on Pacific Paratrooper:
Sailor Santa “A Different Christmas Poem” The embers glowed softly, and in their dim light, I gazed round the room and I cherished the sight. My wife was asleep, her head on my chest, My daughter beside me, angelic in rest. Outside the snow fell, a blanket of white, Transforming…

Perryville, the Civil War’s Most Obscure Major Battle_1

On October 8, 1862, a hot and exceedingly dry day, Union and Confederate forces classed in the Chaplin Hills just west of Perryville, Kentucky, a small market town located southwest of Lexington in the commonwealth’s central bluegrass. Perryville-This Grand Havoc of Battle by Kenneth W. Noe, pg xiii So begins Noe’s exhaustive work on the […]

Trip to Fort Sumter

Trip to Fort Sumter

In September we took a vacation to visit my wife’s sister in South Carolina. While there e took the opportunity to see some of the sites with her sister and her husband. We went to Charleston for a few days and spent the better part of one touring Fort Sumter, the place the American Civil […]

Strategy Page’s Military Humor and more….

Originally posted on Pacific Paratrooper:
? Military Common Sense Rules A lot of life’s problems can be explained by the U.S. Military and its applications of common sense … “Sometimes I think war is God’s way of teaching us geography.” (Paul Rodriguez) “A slipping gear could let your M203 grenade launcher fire when you least…

The Cleansing of US History

The Cleansing of US History

Did you have a choice of where you were born? Did you have a choice as to your parents? Did you have a choice as to what year you born? Did you have choice as to what culture you were born into? Did I? The answer to all these questions is of course not. All […]