Archive for June 21st, 2017

Tennessee Pastors Network Meeting

Tennessee Pastors Network Meeting

on June 21, 2017, 8:14 AM / in Announcements

Saturday, July 1, 2017 10:00am Rhea County Courthouse The Site of the Scopes Trial The Humanist are erecting a statue of Clarence Darrow at the site of the historic Scopes Trial. Across America, Christian symbols are being removed and our Judeo-Christian history of America is being revised; and we must stand up for righteousness and inform the next generation who […]

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Judge Jeanine Talks To Trumpian Newt Gingrich About Enemies On The Left & Those From Within The Gate

on June 21, 2017, 7:33 AM / in National News, Opinion

BY BEN MARQUIS  /  Conservative Tribune It is undeniable that former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich is one of the staunchest supporters of President Donald Trump, and has been since the primary season of the 2016 election. Most recently, Gingrich has taken to defending Trump against probable “mission creep” spinoff investigations by Special Counsel Robert Mueller stemming from the […]

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Shake-up underway: Sean Spicer leaving White House podium for behind-the-scenes role

on June 21, 2017, 7:21 AM / in National News

By S.A. Miller and Dave Boyer  /  Washington Times White House press secretary Sean Spicer plans to move out of his role as the president’s daily spokesman, while President Trump is souring on often-hostile televised media briefings and is limiting traditional press access in favor of taking his message to audiences directly. After only five months on the job, the […]

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Jesse Jackson rips Facebook, Amazon ‘allies’ without one ‘person of color on their board’

on June 21, 2017, 7:18 AM / in International News, National News

Once more we have to listen to Jackson’s rhetoric… By Douglas Ernst – The Washington Times Jesse Jackson called out Facebook and Amazon “allies” on Tuesday for their lack of diversity in the board room. The Rainbow PUSH coalition’s founder spoke to a crowd at southern France’s famous advertising summit, Cannes Lions, on Tuesday. The activist had an overall positive […]

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Where Do the Senators Stand on the Health Care Issue

on June 21, 2017, 7:04 AM / in National News

The New York Times has recognized a rift among Republicans over spending on Medicaid and the side show “opioid epidemic” has slowed legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act that Senate leaders are trying to put to a vote by the end of next week. They put together a very interesting graphical look at where Republican senators stand on the bill […]

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Falling short on North Korea

Falling short on North Korea

on June 21, 2017, 6:55 AM / in National News

President Trump said on Tuesday that China had not succeeded in getting Pyongyang to curb its nuclear and ballistic missile programs. The president now faces a range of unattractive options in dealing with what he has called America’s most urgent foreign threat.

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Uber founder resigns as C.E.O.

Uber founder resigns as C.E.O.

on June 21, 2017, 6:51 AM / in Local News

Travis Kalanick stepped down on Tuesday as chief executive of the ride-hailing service he helped found in 2009 and built into a transportation colossus. Travis Kalanick stepped down Tuesday as chief executive of Uber, the ride-hailing service that he helped found in 2009 and built into a transportation colossus, after a shareholder revolt made it untenable for him to stay […]

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Why Does the Left Hate Poor people? Harvard: CA minimum wage hikes have led to major restaurant closings

Why Does the Left Hate Poor people? Harvard: CA minimum wage hikes have led to major restaurant closings

on June 21, 2017, 6:46 AM / in National News, State News

From the MidSouth Sentinel….  The reality of minimum wage policies never matches up to the hype. They don’t really care about poor people, they just like the optics of being thought of as compassionate….​Minimum Wage Unintended Consequences Example # 8: Chipotle restaurants in SFO raise prices Now fast forward to 2017. I posted about 8 real life examples of the negative […]

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Republican Karen Handel wins Georgia congressional race, thanks Donald Trump

on June 21, 2017, 6:43 AM / in National News, State News

by Associated Press / Chattanooga Times Free Press DUNWOODY, Ga. — Republican Karen Handel won a nationally watched congressional election Tuesday in Georgia, and she thanked President Donald Trump after she avoided an upset that would have rocked Washington ahead of the 2018 midterm elections. Returns showed Handel, a former Georgia secretary of state, winning about 52 percent of the […]

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Trump budget cuts threaten programs that help Tennessee’s neediest children, officials say

on June 21, 2017, 6:39 AM / in Opinion, State News

The buzz words are all here…. children, progress, neediest, poor, health and happiness and it is spread wide to influence you as a reader to have some sort of sympathy for progressive thought. And children have become the key… the public education system was developed to give every child the opportunity to learn, it is up to child’s parents to […]

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Battle over Beale Street Bucks continues after entry fee not reduced

Battle over Beale Street Bucks continues after entry fee not reduced

on June 21, 2017, 6:23 AM / in State News

Some Memphis City Council members were upset Tuesday after learning the resolution they approved to reduce the fees charged through the Beale Street Bucks program was ignored last Saturday. Beale Street attendees were charged the original $10 entry fee instead of the $5 fee the council suggested. At a committee meeting on Tuesday, Councilwoman Jamita Swearengen asked if anyone could answer […]

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Madison County denied injunction against Jackson in sales tax funding dispute

on June 21, 2017, 6:18 AM / in Local News

The story is by Omer Yusuf , USA TODAY NETWORK – Tennessee, and printed in the Jackson Sun online yesterday. We here did not expect that Judge Butler to rule in favor of the county but to have a judge state that there was ” there is no irreparable harm” to quote the paper is a joke, but considering it came […]

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Better Than Your Best

Better Than Your Best

on June 21, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Religion

I also labor, striving according to His working which works in me mightily.  – Colossians 1:29  When John became a salesman in a well-known insurance company years ago, his aim was to work effectively in his firm without compromising his Christian integrity. But there were those who considered him naive. In their view, one could possess either job security or […]

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