I have known from my youth that before you can teach a dog tricks, you must know more than the dog. The Bible says, "Students are not greater than their teacher. But the student who is fully trained will become like the teacher." Luke 6:40 NLT Annie Holmquist writes in Intellectual Takeout on the matter … Continue reading Has the education system become a type of Potemkin Village?
Throughout my south Texas childhood, everyone I knew was a Democrat. Somewhere, at some time along the way, there was a radical transformation of the Democratic Party that now embraces democratic socialism.
From Wallbuilders.com FAQ: How many signers of the Declaration were ministers? Many were trained as ministers, but at the time of the signing of the Declaration, only a few were active in ministry. For example, John Witherspoon was serving as a minister at that time; Robert Treat Paine served as a military chaplain during the … Continue reading The Faith of Our Founding Fathers
Many years later, I was a passenger on a commercial airliner on final at O'Hare Airport in Chicago. A terrific thunderstorm over the field caused the aircraft to violently shake and bounce us about the cabin. The violence terrified a fellow passenger, a lady seated by the window (I always chose aisle seats). She had in her hands a rosary, feverishly praying. I was surprised smoke wasn't rising from those hands.
God Played the Trump Card - The Economy is proof God is making America great again.
For further information, this link opens the full Texas GOP 2016 Platform. Item 175 follows. GOVERNMENT BURDENS Tax Burden- We in the Republican Party of Texas believe in the principles of constitutionally limited government based on Federalist principles. To this end we encourage our elected officials at all levels of government to work to reverse the current trend … Continue reading Need a GOOD Reason to Vote March 6th? Think: Property Tax Reform
Lock up the parents for a kids misbehavior? Is this good policy?
Narrative In this 2018 season of political races, the candidates of senate district 2 (TX SD-2), the two candidates chiefly divide on the issue of School Choice. How do they compare? Senator Bob Hall stands by the GOP Platform Representative Cindy Burkett opposes it Representative Burkett says she opposes School Choice because she wants accountability. Well, … Continue reading Public Education in Texas – School Choice Represents Academic Freedom
The Hunt County GOP held a debate for GOP Primary candidates on Feb. 1. I extracted two video segments featuring Sen. Bob Hall and Rep. Cindy Burkett debating the issues of School Choice and Pro-Life.
Safe spaces, indeed. There truly are colleges and universities that stand on traditional American values. Oklahoma Wesleyan University, headed by Dr. Everett Piper, is one I can highly recommend.