First Share Of The Crops

First Share Of The Crops

2 Timothy 2:6-7

It is the hardworking farmer who ought to have first share of the crops.  Think over what I say for the Lord will give you understanding in everything.

I have written about why government is so adamant about separation of church and state and how they have perverted the original intentions of this concept.

I fully agree with the edict of our founding fathers that there should not be an established official religion of the state.  No one belief should be the law of the land.

But the ruling political class has seen the danger that religion, especially the Judeo-Christian values, pose to their power. Continue reading

First Share Of The Crops

First Share Of The Crops

2 Timothy 2:6-7

It is the hardworking farmer who ought to have first share of the crops.  Think over what I say for the Lord will give you understanding in everything.

I have written about why government is so adamant about separation of church and state and how they have perverted the original intentions of this concept.

I fully agree with the edict of our founding fathers that there should not be an established official religion of the state.  No one belief should be the law of the land.

But the ruling political class has seen the danger that religion, especially the Judeo-Christian values, pose to their power. Continue reading

Hunger For Entertainment

Hunger For Entertainment

I watched a documentary on PBS.  I didn’t plan on watching it.  It came on right after “The Antiques Roadshow” and it sucked me in.  It kept me up a half hour past my usual bed time.

The show was part of the “Independent  Lens” series and this episode was called “Keeping Romania in Ignorance:  Chuck Norris vs. Communism”.

With a title like that I had to see what this was all about.

The episode focused on Romania during the reign of Nicolae Ceausescu which lasted from 1965 to 1989. Continue reading