Iowa man sentenced to 16 years in prison for stealing and burning an LGBTQ flag

A 30-year-old man from Iowa has been sentenced to 16 years in prison after he was convicted of committing a “hate crime” by stealing an LGBTQ “rainbow” flag from a local “church” and burning it in front of a strip … Continue reading Iowa man sentenced to 16 years in prison for stealing and burning an LGBTQ flag

7 Glimpses Into The Social Decay That Is Voraciously Eating Away At The Fabric Of Our Country

Everyone agrees that America is not the same place that it once was. Our society is undergoing a fundamental transformation that is absolutely breathtaking, and some of the changes have been positive. But many would argue that most of the … Continue reading 7 Glimpses Into The Social Decay That Is Voraciously Eating Away At The Fabric Of Our Country

Swarm Of California Earthquakes Continues A Series Of Unusual Events That Began In Late September

First it was wildfires, then it was unprecedented flooding, and now it is earthquakes.  In the past two weeks alone, more than 400 earthquakes have shaken San Ramon – a small city that sits approximately 45 miles east of San Francisco.  Never before have so many earthquakes been recorded in that area in such a short span of time.  Standing alone, that earthquake swarm may not mean that much.  But when you stand back and look at all of the unusual events that have been happening since late September, a very disturbing picture begins to emerge. But first, let’s talk … Continue reading Swarm Of California Earthquakes Continues A Series Of Unusual Events That Began In Late September

World Series Game-7 Winner Has a Bigger Dream: To Love Others as God Loves Us

Jeremy Affeldt, winning pitcher of Game 7 of the 2014 World Series, also has three additional championships on his resume. (Reuters) Giants fans flocked to downtown San Francisco Friday. They converged to celebrate their team’s third Major League Baseball World Series title in five years, an unlikely championship run that was capped by a storybook 3-2 game-seven win over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday. Adorned in orange and black (not for Halloween but because those are the Giants’ colors), the crowd cheered series MVP Madison Bumgarner, slugger Pablo Sandoval, Wednesday’s winning pitcher, Jeremy Affeldt, and the entire team. For … Continue reading World Series Game-7 Winner Has a Bigger Dream: To Love Others as God Loves Us

World Series Game-7 Winner Has a Bigger Dream: To Love Others as God Loves Us

Jeremy Affeldt, winning pitcher of Game 7 of the 2014 World Series, also has three additional championships on his resume. (Reuters) Giants fans flocked to downtown San Francisco Friday. They converged to celebrate their team’s third Major League Baseball World Series title in five years, an unlikely championship run that was capped by a storybook 3-2 game-seven win over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday. Adorned in orange and black (not for Halloween but because those are the Giants’ colors), the crowd cheered series MVP Madison Bumgarner, slugger Pablo Sandoval, Wednesday’s winning pitcher, Jeremy Affeldt, and the entire team. For … Continue reading World Series Game-7 Winner Has a Bigger Dream: To Love Others as God Loves Us

Why The Earthquake Near San Francisco Is Just The Start Of The Shaking In California

If you thought that the earthquake that struck northern California on Sunday was something, just wait until you see what is coming in the years ahead.  As you will read about below, we live at a time when earthquake activity is dramatically increasing.  This is especially true of the “Ring of Fire” which runs roughly along the outer perimeter of the Pacific Ocean.  Approximately 81 percent of all big earthquakes occur along the Ring of Fire, and the entire west coast of the United States falls within the danger zone.  Over the past few years, we have seen huge earthquake … Continue reading Why The Earthquake Near San Francisco Is Just The Start Of The Shaking In California