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American Minute with Bill Federer | Wesley’s “Religion of the Heart” & Francis Asbury, Methodist Circuit Riding Preacher “one of the builders of our nation”

American Minute with Bill Federer | Wesley’s “Religion of the Heart” & Francis Asbury, Methodist Circuit Riding Preacher “one of the builders of our nation”

on August 21, 2019, 6:26 AM / in History

The King of England was the head of the Anglican Church from the time of Henry VIII. Beginning in 1535, all English subjects, including those in English colonies, were required to the Oath of Supremacy: “I (state your name) do utterly testify and declare in my Conscience, that the King’s Highness is the only Supreme Governor of this Realm … […]

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Archery season

Archery season

on August 21, 2019, 6:12 AM / in State News

Tennessee’s statewide three-day archery season starts this weekend. The season is only for those using archery on private lands to hunt antlered deer. Additional hunting areas will be available in areas deemed affected by chronic wasting disease, or CWD, including Chickasaw State Forest Wildlife Management Area. The three-day deer hunting season will last from August 23-25. To find out more […]

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August 21st in History

August 21st in History

on August 21, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

August 21 is the 233rd day of the year (234th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 132 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian Feast Day: Abraham of Smolensk (Eastern Orthodox Church) Euprepius of Verona Maximilian of Antioch Our Lady of Knock Pope Pius X Sidonius Apollinaris August 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Ninoy Aquino […]

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The Prospect Of Heaven

The Prospect Of Heaven

on August 21, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Now we see in a mirror, dimly, but then face to face. —1 Corinthians 13:12  Read: Revelation 22:1-5  As I approached my 90th birthday, two emotions surged through my heart. One was certainty, the positive assurance of life to come. And why not? Jesus said, “Because I live, you will live also” (John 14:19). That assurance, however, is often accompanied […]

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One Of A Kind Photo

One Of A Kind Photo

on August 21, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History, People

H/T to old sailor Here’s who you’re looking at: (left to right):  1st Row: James Stewart, Margaret Sullivan, Lucille Ball, Hedy Lamarr, Katharine Hepburn, Louis B. Mayer, Greer Garson, Irene Dunne, Susan Peters, Ginny Simms, Lionel Barrymore 2nd Row: Harry James, Brian Donlevy, Red Skelton, Mickey Rooney, William Powell, Wallace Beery, Spencer Tracy, Walter Pidgeon, RobertTaylor, Pierre Aumont, Lewis Stone, […]

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We Have Joel Salatin’s Back

We Have Joel Salatin’s Back

on August 20, 2019, 10:47 AM / in Announcements

Join us for A Day on the Farm with the one and only Joel Salatin of Polyface Farms! If you don’t know Joel, to put it mildly, he’s the lead rockstar of the regenerative agriculture movement in the U.S. and beyond! Joel and Polyface Farms were popularized by Michael Pollan’s New York Times bestseller The Omnivore’s Dilemma. You may have […]

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When, If Ever, Can We Lay This Burden Down?

When, If Ever, Can We Lay This Burden Down?

on August 20, 2019, 10:38 AM / in Opinion

Is it too soon to ask: What have we gained from our longest war? Was all the blood and treasure invested worth it? And what does the future hold? Friday, President Donald Trump met in New Jersey with his national security advisers and envoy Zalmay Khalilzad, who is negotiating with the Taliban to bring about peace, and a U.S. withdrawal […]

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Vanderbilt University Professor: ‘White Privilege’ A Reason Why People Oppose Gun Control

Vanderbilt University Professor: ‘White Privilege’ A Reason Why People Oppose Gun Control

on August 20, 2019, 10:31 AM / in State News

Chris has contained himself in this article about Vanderbilt professor Jonathan Metzl. We are surprised he is not laughing as he wrote the piece. We will pass on the book. Liberals will just love it. By Chris Butler |  Tennessee Star People in the United States refuse to pass more gun control laws because of white supremacy and “white privilege,” […]

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Rashida Tlaib and the controversy with Israel: We must never forget the past, lest it become the future

Rashida Tlaib and the controversy with Israel: We must never forget the past, lest it become the future

on August 20, 2019, 10:16 AM / in International News, Opinion

By Dr. Jim Denison <comments@denisonforum.org> Here’s the article I wish I were writing today: the daughter of Palestinian immigrants is elected to the United States Congress, shining a light on the significance of Palestinian people everywhere. She returns to the West Bank to visit her elderly grandmother and to inspire the Palestinians with her example of hard work and success. […]

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More Violence From the Left, But You Won’t See it in the News

More Violence From the Left, But You Won’t See it in the News

on August 20, 2019, 9:41 AM / in Opinion

by Allen West Texas – -(AmmoLand.com)- As I have said before, and say again: pay attention to what the progressive socialist left does not talk about. It tells you all you need to know about these delusional, deranged individuals. For instance, there were three tragic shootings two weekends ago in our America — El Paso Texas, Dayton, Ohio, and Chicago, Illinois. […]

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All NOT Quiet on the NW Front: Another Pro-2A Candidate for WA Governor

All NOT Quiet on the NW Front: Another Pro-2A Candidate for WA Governor

on August 20, 2019, 9:35 AM / in State News

U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- A second pro-rights Republican—this one a veteran state lawmaker—has entered the race to become the next Washington governor, so gun politics in the Evergreen State could get pretty lively over the next 14 months. Phil Fortunato, a fellow with a devilish sense of humor, has opened his campaign from “the belly of the beast, appearing in downtown Seattle where he focused on […]

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U.K. ‘extremely concerned’ after Hong Kong consulate official disappears in China

U.K. ‘extremely concerned’ after Hong Kong consulate official disappears in China

on August 20, 2019, 9:31 AM / in International News

The British government said it was “extremely concerned” about the disappearance of an official in its Hong Kong consulate during a trip to mainland China. The official, Simon Cheng Man-kit, traveled to Shenzhen, a city of 12.5 million linking Hong Kong to Southeast China, on Aug. 8, and was supposed to return the same day. Cheng, 28, reportedly urged his […]

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Think tank says China could quickly overwhelm U.S. military in Asia

Think tank says China could quickly overwhelm U.S. military in Asia

on August 20, 2019, 9:26 AM / in International News

China could overwhelm the U.S. military in Asia within “hours,” according to a new study by the United States Study Center, a think tank at the University of Sydney in Australia. “China has deployed a formidable array of precision missiles and other counter-intervention systems to undercut America’s military primacy,” according to the report. China’s ability to overwhelm U.S. bases in […]

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Planned Parenthood leaves federal family planning program over abortion rule

on August 20, 2019, 9:24 AM / in National News

Planned Parenthood said Monday that it would stop accepting money from a federal reproductive health program for low-income women. The women’s health organization ended its participation in the Title X program after the Trump administration banned groups that receive program funding from referring women to abortion providers. President Trump and many other Republicans have been working to reduce access to […]

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Pentagon tests once-banned missile

Pentagon tests once-banned missile

on August 20, 2019, 9:13 AM / in International News, National News

The Pentagon announced on Monday that it had conducted a test of a previously banned missile after scrapping an arms control treaty with Russia earlier this month. The missile, a modified version of a Navy Tomahawk cruise missile, was tested off the coast of Southern California on Sunday. It flew 310 miles and hit its target, the Pentagon said. The […]

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NYPD officer fired over use of banned chokehold in fatal Eric Garner arrest

NYPD officer fired over use of banned chokehold in fatal Eric Garner arrest

on August 20, 2019, 9:11 AM / in State News

New York City Police Commissioner James O’Neill on Monday fired officer Daniel Pantaleo for violating department policy by putting Eric Garner in a prohibited chokehold in 2014. Garner had an asthma attack and died. His last words, “I can’t breathe,” became a refrain repeated in the Black Lives Matter movement. O’Neill said it was “clear Daniel Pantaleo can no longer […]

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Barr shakes up Bureau of Prisons after Epstein suicide

on August 20, 2019, 9:08 AM / in National News

Attorney General William Barr said Monday he was replacing the acting head of the Bureau of Prisons, Hugh Hurwitz, in the wake of the suicide of Jeffrey Epstein at a federal jail in Manhattan earlier this month. Barr had promised accountability for what he called “serious irregularities” at the facility. He said he was angry and “appalled” when he learned […]

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DOD Identifies U.S. Soldier Killed In Saudi Arabia

DOD Identifies U.S. Soldier Killed In Saudi Arabia

on August 20, 2019, 9:04 AM / in International News, National News

On Monday, the U.S. Department of Defense announced the death of an Army Reserve military police officer in Saudi Arabia. Specialist Clayton James Horne of Atlanta, Louisiana, died Saturday in the Saudi Arabian capital of Riyadh due to a non-combat-related incident. Horne was not only a military police officer but also a deputy for the Winn Parish Sheriff’s Office in […]

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Jeffrey Epstein Reportedly Signed His Will Just Days Before His Death

on August 20, 2019, 9:01 AM / in National News, People

Jeffrey Epstein signed his will just two days before his death, according to court documents obtained by the New York Post. The will was filed in the U.S. Virgin Islands with court officials in St. Thomas on Aug. 8. Epstein allegedly killed himself in his Metropolitan Correctional Center cell on Aug. 10. The documents show that the registered sex offender […]

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First-ever mandatory water cutbacks will kick in next year along the Colorado River

First-ever mandatory water cutbacks will kick in next year along the Colorado River

on August 20, 2019, 8:37 AM / in National News, State News

Editor’s Note: Having lived in the NM, AZ, CO area years back, I have always known that the real reason for water shortages in the SouthWest is population growth and not global warming. Since 1980, the population of Arizona has grown 2 million plus to 7 million plus. 5 million additional people use quite a bit of water which has […]

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