Nikki Haley & the Confederate Flag killed the parishioners at Emmanuel Methodist

COLUMBIA, S. C.—South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley called on Monday for the Confederate battle flag to be taken down from the Statehouse grounds, five days after the killing of nine African-Americans in a historic church.“We are not going to allow this symbol to divide us any longer,” Ms. Haley said, applause erupting as she spoke, … Continue reading Nikki Haley & the Confederate Flag killed the parishioners at Emmanuel Methodist

June 24 – Celebration of the Nativity of the Forerunner of Christ

He that was greater than all who are born of women, the Prophet who received God's testimony that he surpassed all the Prophets, was born of the aged and barren Elizabeth (Luke 1: 7) and filled all his kinsmen, and those that lived round about, with gladness and wonder. But even more wondrous was that … Continue reading June 24 – Celebration of the Nativity of the Forerunner of Christ

God gives greatness to those who ask, Romans

The reading is from St. Paul's Letter to the Romans 10:11-21; New LifeVersion The Holy Writings say, "No one who puts his trust in Christ will ever be put to shame." 12 There is no difference between the Jews and the people who are not Jews. They are all the same to the Lord. And … Continue reading God gives greatness to those who ask, Romans

Ron Clarke, Australian Olympian, reposes

Ron Clarke will be forever known as the best athlete never to win an Olympic gold medal. He maintained his connection with sport all through his life: as mayor of the Australian Gold Coast, his adopted home, from 2004-2012, he played a key part in securing the 2018 Commonwealth Games for that region. A  distance runner … Continue reading Ron Clarke, Australian Olympian, reposes

Headline editor for the NY Post, reposes

And what a headline...I remember people use to look forward to seeing the headlines from the Post.  They were so entertaining that my grandmother, a lifelong Daily News reader, actually started buying a copy along with her News to see what they were.  They really were great fun.The front page of The New York Post … Continue reading Headline editor for the NY Post, reposes

Susan Ross, obit…Seinfeld character

Howard Stern had Jason Alexander in the hot seat recently, and the radio host took the opportunity to ask the actor about all the rumors surrounding Susan's death and actress Heidi Swedberg's exit. Mainly, Stern wanted to know if Swedberg was fired because the cast of Seinfeld hated her , as was the rumour. Alexander … Continue reading Susan Ross, obit…Seinfeld character

Pentecost and Part of the Divine

On this day commenced the celebration of the Holy Eucharist by which we become "partakers of the Divine Nature" (II Peter 1:4).4 By these He has given us very great and precious promises, so that through them you may share in the divine nature, escaping the corruption that is in the world because of evil … Continue reading Pentecost and Part of the Divine

Shepherd in the Hills

I recently saw the movie with John Wayne on utube,  so i decided to read the book.  They have little to do with one another, and that surprised me.  Also what got me was how colloquially it was written.  Not just the speech but the actual narrative.  I read more about the story and its … Continue reading Shepherd in the Hills