Bear Fruit That Will Last

Fruit the will last
Photo by Kseniya Tsvok

By Charlie Johnston

A friend who is a very effective activist said to me the other day that he was worried that we were going to go around kicking every barking dog so much that we miss the central point and come unprepared to the critical moment. I was delighted, for that concern has been at the heart of my approach, as well.

A reader pressed, with real passion, for action right now. Well, the truth is that when I said I decided early on that I would give our religious readers a mulligan for just about everything they would do this spring, I had a lot of reasons for that. Prepare to get a few mixed metaphors ahead – in hopes that one or more of them register in a vivid way for you.

Start off by getting a curtain rod. Balance it on your fingers at either end, so that your left hand is at the far left end of the rod and your right is at the far right end. Then move your right hand slowly left until both your fingers are at the far left end of the rod. No matter how slowly or carefully you try, you will quickly discover it can’t be done. When things get far enough out of equilibrium, the rod will slide over your left finger until a broad equilibrium is reestablished. This is an elementary form of demonstrating the feedback principle or that every action has a reaction. People often envision life as a still photo, but it is not. It is an ever-changing kaleidoscope. We make a LOT of mistakes because we assume that a current trajectory is the permanent trajectory of events, when it NEVER is. How many articles have you seen that start off by saying, “If current trends continue…”? Current trends never continue for very long. The authors of such pieces might as well start by saying, “If something happens that has never happened in the history of the world before, then…”

Human events are dynamic, not static. If you put together the best predictive model you can that takes into account the dynamic rhythms of life and of human behavior, you will rarely be entirely right but you will usually be in the vicinity of accuracy. If you use a static model that limits itself to current trends (as most of the self-acclaimed “smart” set almost always do), you will routinely be wildly wrong. People being people, such benighted researchers almost always wildly exaggerate the impact that our poor species has on events. Right now, many folks panic over the variance in average earth temperatures by as little as two degrees over a century – and are convinced that it is we who are causing it. If a sea rises at the rate of three inches per decade, it portends disaster that we have caused. Everyone knows that eons ago, glaciers receded, continents shifted and such. But it was a mere 30,000 years ago that the land bridge between what is now Alaska and Russia sunk beneath the sea. A mere 15,000 years ago, the Timor Sea in Australia was rising so fast that it moved the coast inland by three miles every year. The great shifts and cataclysms happened before man was on the scene at all and the more recent events I have mentioned occurred when man had about the same global footprint as any other medium-sized animal. We are not the Titans. The earth is not some fragile flower ready to crack if we use too many SUVs. It has all the feedback loops that God designed in nature and has a pulsing rhythm of its very own where it harmonizes with the acts of man and the many animals that make up its eco-system. At best, we are janitors here – not architects.

A lot of bad models predicted that millions of people were going to die from the Wuhan Virus. The models almost all assumed that whatever was the current rate of infection at the time they were set up would be the permanent rate. It was as idiotic as assuming that you will be operating in permanent darkness if you do your calculations at night. It was the modern equivalent of the ancient practice of making sacrifices so that the sun would return and you would not have permanent winter. Idiocy, idiocy and more idiocy – all masquerading as knowledge and in which we play the starring role. New viruses come into the world every few years – usually with an initial high rate of infection which, over many years, recede until they winkle out after immunity has become broad enough – only to be replaced by other batches of new viruses. The course is common and predictable. Within that constant set of changes, some are particularly virulent, some particularly weak. It makes perfect sense to study the effects and characteristics of such things, that we may best determine who is most vulnerable and how best to defend them. But it should be done with the humility that thus it has ever been – and we have survived and thrived anyway.

With the Wuhan Virus, I agreed that it was worthy of extra precaution – but primarily for reasons that much of the establishment and media are trying to bury right now. I was convinced from early on that this virus was bio-engineered by man. If that were the case, it could bear some startling new characteristics and nasty surprises. A couple of weeks of shutdown early on to flatten the curve seemed reasonable, even if a bit of an overreaction. It doesn’t bother me that some people take more (or on occasion less) dramatic actions than I would – so long as they are not wildly unreasonable. A shutdown until a “cure” is found – something that has never been accomplished with a virus in human history? That is not a precaution, it is civilizational suicide. Who needs a giant meteor of death when the idiots who call themselves the smart set are eager to destroy us all for our own good? (Though smallpox was eradicated, it was NOT cured. It was eradicated by creating such a comprehensive herd immunity that it could no longer survive. The “precautions” we are taking now are designed to impede the development of herd immunity…so not only are we trying for a cure that has never been achieved with any virus; we are actively repudiating the one thing that has previously eradicated a virus.) Aren’t we the clever ones!

I have been forlornly astonished that it seems many people are discovering, for the first time, that viruses are primarily transmitted by personal contact and that those who have the most vulnerability because of other factors such as age, health and existing conditions are most vulnerable to any virus – new or old, and that, ultimately,  death is not a preventable condition. Like a lion in pursuit of a herd of antelope, the virus culls the herd of the most vulnerable. This situation has laid bare that there is much more we could do in a targeted way to protect the most vulnerable from these viruses, both new and old – and that we should do everything we reasonably can to do so. We should also do so knowing that if we do our very best, tens of thousands of the most vulnerable are going to die every year from viral complications. It has absolutely astonished me to see that so many advocate that the herd of antelope should be forced into a cave where it must starve many of its healthiest, most vigorous members in hopes that none of the most vulnerable will be ever culled from the herd again. Civilizational suicide.

Beyond this, I know very well that one of the satan’s signature moves is to isolate those he targets for destruction. That he has succeeded in getting much of the whole world to isolate itself sparks a primal dread in me. The devil uses all our worst qualities and our most extreme emotions to herd us into the vulnerable positions he prefers to attack us from. It unnerves me that we have been so willing, even if it turns out it was justified for a time to make ourselves so vulnerable to him.

So why, given all this, am I not screaming at the top of my lungs for it to stop right now and everybody do things my way?

First, the smartest, most honorable, and shrewdest men are sometimes wrong. That includes me. I have three friends I deeply respect who are much more alarmist about this virus than I am. One was decidedly right on an issue on which I was decidedly wrong a few years back – and the hedging of my bets borne of my respect for him spared me some embarrassment. I do not think I am the end-all in these things – and do trust that, under God, time will usually sort them out. That is not to say I dither when action must be taken; rather, that while candidly espousing my views, I don’t usually act until it is absolutely necessary or clear.

Second, having been the actual final word in several major organizations, I know it is a LOT tougher than it looks. I respect those in authority who accept actual responsibility for the actions they take, even when I think they are misguided for a time. Most of those who shout the loudest from the sidelines about acting with “courage,” are the quickest to run like scalded dogs when they actually have to take responsibility for anything controversial. So it is my default setting to give any in authority the benefit of the doubt for as long as I reasonably can.

Third, on the major issues, hectoring or strong-arming someone into conceding to my point of view accomplishes very little. If they are not actually convinced, as soon as they see an opening, they will reassert themselves. It turns out that convincing someone to shut up or to concede to your will is NOT the same thing as convincing them. If you want a permanent victory, you can’t just prevail on a particular topic, you have to change the very mindset that made dangerous error possible. I believe that most people want to be just (while understanding that a substantial segment just wants power). If I strong-arm those people who want to be just but disagree with me, I have not convinced them – and usually drive them further into the opposition camp. But if I calculate my comments to force the opposition to respond with both words and action, we both reveal ourselves. If I am wrong, I will come to see it. If they are honorable and just, I will come to see it. And if I am right, those who are honorable and just among my opponents will come to see it and embrace it. A person who has become amenable to my position because of what they have seen with their own eyes becomes a steadfast ally – all the more steadfast because I made no effort to strong-arm them. A person I have browbeat to accede to my position is no ally at all – but an opponent suppressed for a time who will restlessly look for a way overthrow my transient victory.

This is the method I almost always use for the big issues. You have to have faith that most people will ultimately want to do what is most right and just. If they don’t, then there will be no alternative to serious strife anyway, so what have you got to lose by taking the most positive construction of others motives? In addition, I try to determine and focus on the key central points. Many causes are lost because the advocates are so easily led to chase restlessly after points that are extraneous to the larger resolution. I know. I have defeated opponents by luring them into chasing after shiny objects or confusing their missiles with chaff – and so missing the main point entirely. I am VERY sensitive about not being so distracted, myself.

In Minnesota, the Catholic Bishops decided to open the Mass back up regardless of what the state says. Frankly, I didn’t expect that. They won’t be the last. We have allies we don’t know – and we have allies who, themselves, do not yet know they are our allies. I do trust in the decency, honor and good will of most folks, even those I disagree with. Right now, most all of the strong-arming is being done by the anti-God left. That can win battles – at the cost of driving many of those they strong-arm into my camp. That is why battles won by such means almost always ultimately translate into lost wars. I am disturbed that some who agree with me on principle agree with the left on strong-arm tactics.

I take all of this very seriously. This crisis is receding even now. By the end of June, we will be largely back to normal whatever power-mad governors and mayors command. Hopefully, it will be a normal that takes seriously the need for targeted precautions without isolating the vulnerable or bankrupting the robust. Yet I am convinced we will see a full-scale renewed assault by the anti-God left – and sooner rather than later. It will be the decisive battle between the Church and the anti-Church, the Gospel versus the anti-Gospel. It is for the very future of humanity. It is not sufficient to win the day. We must comport ourselves in a way that will bear fruit that will last. That is my commitment – and why I will not panic. If the only way I can win is by strong-arming those who disagree with me, than I cannot win at all – and neither can you.

“For I know the plans I have for you, says the Lord,

Plans for welfare and not for evil,

To give you a future and a hope.”

-Jeremiah 29:11

Now go forth with sure confidence and steadfast resolve. Bear fruit that will last.

534 thoughts on “Bear Fruit That Will Last

    1. I found this, it was good, and speaks to do whatever it takes, and don’t worry! Could it be as simple as that?

      To my first point, I did contact my elec. officials. Other than that, there is not much to be done, but try not to live in total fear for the day of forced vax.

      To the second point, large families are under censor. In all the gov. orders, it’s a lot of “no more than 5 people can be grouped together in any private gathering in homes” I don’t think I’m overreacting here when I say even though it had no teeth–yet–it was a chilling reveal of what The Deplorables want.

      As things become more surreal, there is a huge emphasis on “number” of people that can safely participate in church services. Regardless of the intent, the end result is most certainly not favorable to large families.The stage for hostility is being prepared. There is an unholy competition for access to sacraments, and whereas one or 2 could slip in, not so much a group of eight.

      It’s difficult for me to explain clearly. I hope I’m making sense. Again any wisdom is appreciated.

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    2. More notes and resources (links) to people on the front lines from the HFS: 😉

      The Wisdom of Mothers: The Key to Unlocking Natural Health & Freedom By Kelly Sullivan

      In the 1950s Big Pharma, Big Government and Big Media were pushing the lie that breast-feeding was bad for babies and that “scientifically” developed baby formula was best for children. At that time, a group of seven breastfeeding moms were appalled by this, and created a peer-to-peer network to share real health wisdom to make a difference that took on the Medical Industrial Complex and changed the world. Kelly Sullivan shares her story about how she came into contact with this legacy and was able to make an informed choice to be a vaccine free family, take back our health freedom, and become an advocate of natural health to hundreds of families around the world. Kelly shares this inspiring story and the lessons to be learned to be applied today as well as what you can do to support your family’s immune system naturally.
      Kelly has a special gift for you for attending her talk. If you want to take back your family’s power of Natural Health and Freedom, just go to to get your FREE 5-Day Mini-courses on Natural Health & Freedom.

      Highlights of Health Summit Session:

      Healthcare system that is actually not caring for our health

      Cash and control are key

      Truth is being criminalized

      IL House Bill 4873 – take away all religious exemptions

      Mandatory vaccinations

      *They* want to drive a wedge between natural health/instinct and science/their agenda

      Our bodies are designed to heal themselves

      We have the right and responsibility to take health back into our hands

      We need to see what is going on with the world

      Find good information from peers that we trust – “like this summit” and do our own research

      We need to judge and discern for our own benefit/circumstances – what fits with our spirit and discern that for our family

      the we need to act by using our voice to practice our freedoms to guard our families best interests/overall health and well being

      We as parents are the guardians, NOT the state, not the government to provide health for our family members

      How? We learn about nutrition, natural ways for caring for our children, Do not rely on a system to do that.

      Become a *healer* – learn to live free and fully alive

      If we do not act the dire consequence will be to go on being a sick country in which we will be enslaved

      Sick spiritually and physically

      If we do act, we will have healthy children, homes and nations. We will stop this agenda.

      Sign witness slips, call our representatives. We have a voice. When we do this individually and as a community, they will listen. We will be restored.


      Informed Consent in the New, Better, Normal By Charmaine Rusin
      In this talk, I explore the crucial interconnection of informed consent and human dignity, the erosion of maternal value through centuries of systemic medicalization of health, and the hopeful possibility of a future where rightful dignity, health, and true informed consent are restored.
      To further connect with this presenter’s work, please connect to their website here:

      Highlights of Health Summit Session:

      Informed Consent – Health Freedom

      Value of Human Dignity – Principle that ignited a revolution – ended of an era slavery – fueled the Civil Rights movement – inspired the writing of The Bill of Rights – compelled Jesus to give His life up on the cross ♱

      Vaccine community – consist up of loving and compassionate people who have bought into the lie vaccine induces herd immunity – they see non-vaxxers as a threat to their community – Need relationship – discussion – transparency – sharing of stories

       Treating others with dignity requires the promotion of informed consent

      Mother’s physical, emotion, and spiritual roles they lead for their children – unique bond/bone of bone flesh of flesh – Primary Care Provider for her child as the expert in that field

      Mom is a healer at her core

      To our detriment, these invaluable and necessary skills have been minimized – now the subject of public harassment and ridicule

      Trend of doctors have become god-like taking away our autonomy over our own healthcare – they have become oppressive and a damage to the spiritual and physical well being of the people

      The human spirit, the Spirit of God and the spirit of the *warrior* mom, does not die despite the takeover by establishment medical and pharma

      Maternal dignity is on the altar of the lie of vaccine herd immunity

      Golden rule – means we should force nothing and if we are created equal – we should demand health freedom

      Mandated vaccine is a deprivation and an affront to parental rights, human rights, and civil rights all at once

      Moms sacrifice blood, sweat, and tears for their children – we will not give up the fight for true informed consent

      After an enduring labor and delivery, mom is told, not asked that their newborn is going to be shot up with vaccines while recovering and perhaps still heavily medicated aka unable to cognitively consent!

      If they do ask, the VIS (Vaccine Information Statement) is a two page document that is vague at best and the nurse already has vaccine in hand and is busy with other patients and the baby is injected with mercury and a medical cocktail at the most vulnerable moments of their life, any medical abnormalities could not ever be linked to a vaccine

      A mother with informed consent would not allow her newborn to be injected with a vaccine to prevent STD’s that they are at zero risk of contracting

      In the new and *better normal* every person should have a right to exercise a truly informed consent – Good doctors and nurses would reject their position as demi-god and graciously assume their role as helper as our culture resumes the mothers righteous place as primary care provider, newborn babies would be spared the violence of injected toxins polluting their tiny and fragile bodies. Parents will be afforded true informed consent giving them the time to ask questions and to make healthcare decisions free from coercion free from hurry or from discrimination. Vaccine manufacturers will be subject to the natural laws of capitalism by providing transparency for their products and assuming financial responsibility for the harm, injury and death that they inflict. Conversations about vaccinations will be common and uncontentious as mother’s restore their natural bond to join as a tribe and a village to raising their children together. Hope exists where there once fear. Health exists where there was once illness and children are given a chance to thrive.

      This is the picture of new informed consent, God-willing.

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      1. I agree with all that and it makes me sad for the medical tyranny that has run rampant these past few decades, especially.

        I kowtowed and my kids got all the shots except flu, hep A, and guardisil. I did force my ped to do an amended slower, schedule—but I’m not really sure that does anything. Now I have regrets, about refusing more of them, the hep b series, for instance, and slowing down the schedule even more.

        So, anyways, moving forward, I don’t think there is anything we can do where I live if they force us to take the corona vax. They want special session to pass no vax no drivers license, and no other things. My husband is renewing his license now, to try to avoid the mandate for a little while. The Deplorables own my state.

        Truly, what can we do?

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          1. My state is hoping to go into “special session” by the end of June to get rid of religious exemption to vaxs. They will implement no vaxs = no drivers license, etc. So, hopefully, A Battle, 😀 Otherwise, we will hitch up the doggos and walk to the Artic, Lol 😉


    1. Wow, CD, I’m very glad I don’t live in Washington state under Inslee! That wethegoverned article is horrendous. And a Nigerian fraud scam on top of what he’s doing?! What ineptitude.

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  1. In my opinion, the restrictions that have been forced upon us are only the beginning. As soon as a vaccine is available, there’s talk of restricting air travel to only those with proven immunity, ie. through prior exposure or vaccination. It’ll be interesting to see if the globalists are able to force that one through. Much may depend upon the result of our November elections.

    “𝑊ℎ𝑖𝑙𝑒 𝑡ℎ𝑒𝑦 𝑎𝑟𝑒 𝑠𝑎𝑦𝑖𝑛𝑔, “𝑃𝑒𝑎𝑐𝑒 𝑎𝑛𝑑 𝑠𝑎𝑓𝑒𝑡𝑦!” 𝑡ℎ𝑒𝑛 𝑑𝑒𝑠𝑡𝑟𝑢𝑐𝑡𝑖𝑜𝑛 𝑤𝑖𝑙𝑙 𝑐𝑜𝑚𝑒 𝑢𝑝𝑜𝑛 𝑡ℎ𝑒𝑚 𝑠𝑢𝑑𝑑𝑒𝑛𝑙𝑦 𝑙𝑖𝑘𝑒 𝑙𝑎𝑏𝑜𝑟 𝑝𝑎𝑖𝑛𝑠 𝑢𝑝𝑜𝑛 𝑎 𝑤𝑜𝑚𝑎𝑛 𝑤𝑖𝑡ℎ 𝑐ℎ𝑖𝑙𝑑, 𝑎𝑛𝑑 𝑡ℎ𝑒𝑦 𝑤𝑖𝑙𝑙 𝑛𝑜𝑡 𝑒𝑠𝑐𝑎𝑝𝑒.”

    Let us remember who it is who truly provides us with our peace, our safety. In this life, and in the next, it comes from the Lord Jesus whose blood cleansed us of our sins, opening the door to our holy Father in Heaven. In regard to the return of the Lord Jesus, the Apostle Paul told the church that met in the Greek city of Thessalonica, that they should continue the works that God had prepared for each of them individually.

    “𝗡𝗼𝘄 𝗮𝘀 𝘁𝗼 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝘁𝗶𝗺𝗲𝘀 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗲𝗽𝗼𝗰𝗵𝘀, 𝗯𝗿𝗲𝘁𝗵𝗿𝗲𝗻, 𝘆𝗼𝘂 𝗵𝗮𝘃𝗲 𝗻𝗼 𝗻𝗲𝗲𝗱 𝗼𝗳 𝗮𝗻𝘆𝘁𝗵𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝘁𝗼 𝗯𝗲 𝘄𝗿𝗶𝘁𝘁𝗲𝗻 𝘁𝗼 𝘆𝗼𝘂. 𝗙𝗼𝗿 𝘆𝗼𝘂 𝘆𝗼𝘂𝗿𝘀𝗲𝗹𝘃𝗲𝘀 𝗸𝗻𝗼𝘄 𝗳𝘂𝗹𝗹 𝘄𝗲𝗹𝗹 𝘁𝗵𝗮𝘁 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗱𝗮𝘆 𝗼𝗳 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗟𝗼𝗿𝗱 𝘄𝗶𝗹𝗹 𝗰𝗼𝗺𝗲 𝗷𝘂𝘀𝘁 𝗹𝗶𝗸𝗲 𝗮 𝘁𝗵𝗶𝗲𝗳 𝗶𝗻 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗻𝗶𝗴𝗵𝘁.

    𝗪𝗵𝗶𝗹𝗲 𝘁𝗵𝗲𝘆 𝗮𝗿𝗲 𝘀𝗮𝘆𝗶𝗻𝗴, “𝗣𝗲𝗮𝗰𝗲 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝘀𝗮𝗳𝗲𝘁𝘆!” 𝘁𝗵𝗲𝗻 𝗱𝗲𝘀𝘁𝗿𝘂𝗰𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝘄𝗶𝗹𝗹 𝗰𝗼𝗺𝗲 𝘂𝗽𝗼𝗻 𝘁𝗵𝗲𝗺 𝘀𝘂𝗱𝗱𝗲𝗻𝗹𝘆 𝗹𝗶𝗸𝗲 𝗹𝗮𝗯𝗼𝗿 𝗽𝗮𝗶𝗻𝘀 𝘂𝗽𝗼𝗻 𝗮 𝘄𝗼𝗺𝗮𝗻 𝘄𝗶𝘁𝗵 𝗰𝗵𝗶𝗹𝗱, 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝘁𝗵𝗲𝘆 𝘄𝗶𝗹𝗹 𝗻𝗼𝘁 𝗲𝘀𝗰𝗮𝗽𝗲. 𝗕𝘂𝘁 𝘆𝗼𝘂, 𝗯𝗿𝗲𝘁𝗵𝗿𝗲𝗻, 𝗮𝗿𝗲 𝗻𝗼𝘁 𝗶𝗻 𝗱𝗮𝗿𝗸𝗻𝗲𝘀𝘀, 𝘁𝗵𝗮𝘁 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗱𝗮𝘆 𝘄𝗼𝘂𝗹𝗱 𝗼𝘃𝗲𝗿𝘁𝗮𝗸𝗲 𝘆𝗼𝘂 𝗹𝗶𝗸𝗲 𝗮 𝘁𝗵𝗶𝗲𝗳; 𝗳𝗼𝗿 𝘆𝗼𝘂 𝗮𝗿𝗲 𝗮𝗹𝗹 𝘀𝗼𝗻𝘀 𝗼𝗳 𝗹𝗶𝗴𝗵𝘁 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝘀𝗼𝗻𝘀 𝗼𝗳 𝗱𝗮𝘆.

    𝗪𝗲 𝗮𝗿𝗲 𝗻𝗼𝘁 𝗼𝗳 𝗻𝗶𝗴𝗵𝘁 𝗻𝗼𝗿 𝗼𝗳 𝗱𝗮𝗿𝗸𝗻𝗲𝘀𝘀; 𝘀𝗼 𝘁𝗵𝗲𝗻 𝗹𝗲𝘁 𝘂𝘀 𝗻𝗼𝘁 𝘀𝗹𝗲𝗲𝗽 𝗮𝘀 𝗼𝘁𝗵𝗲𝗿𝘀 𝗱𝗼, 𝗯𝘂𝘁 𝗹𝗲𝘁 𝘂𝘀 𝗯𝗲 𝗮𝗹𝗲𝗿𝘁 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝘀𝗼𝗯𝗲𝗿. 𝗙𝗼𝗿 𝘁𝗵𝗼𝘀𝗲 𝘄𝗵𝗼 𝘀𝗹𝗲𝗲𝗽 𝗱𝗼 𝘁𝗵𝗲𝗶𝗿 𝘀𝗹𝗲𝗲𝗽𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗮𝘁 𝗻𝗶𝗴𝗵𝘁, 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝘁𝗵𝗼𝘀𝗲 𝘄𝗵𝗼 𝗴𝗲𝘁 𝗱𝗿𝘂𝗻𝗸 𝗴𝗲𝘁 𝗱𝗿𝘂𝗻𝗸 𝗮𝘁 𝗻𝗶𝗴𝗵𝘁. 𝗕𝘂𝘁 𝘀𝗶𝗻𝗰𝗲 𝘄𝗲 𝗮𝗿𝗲 𝗼𝗳 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗱𝗮𝘆, 𝗹𝗲𝘁 𝘂𝘀 𝗯𝗲 𝘀𝗼𝗯𝗲𝗿, 𝗵𝗮𝘃𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗽𝘂𝘁 𝗼𝗻 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗯𝗿𝗲𝗮𝘀𝘁𝗽𝗹𝗮𝘁𝗲 𝗼𝗳 𝗳𝗮𝗶𝘁𝗵 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗹𝗼𝘃𝗲, 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗮𝘀 𝗮 𝗵𝗲𝗹𝗺𝗲𝘁, 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗵𝗼𝗽𝗲 𝗼𝗳 𝘀𝗮𝗹𝘃𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻.

    𝗙𝗼𝗿 𝗚𝗼𝗱 𝗵𝗮𝘀 𝗻𝗼𝘁 𝗱𝗲𝘀𝘁𝗶𝗻𝗲𝗱 𝘂𝘀 𝗳𝗼𝗿 𝘄𝗿𝗮𝘁𝗵, 𝗯𝘂𝘁 𝗳𝗼𝗿 𝗼𝗯𝘁𝗮𝗶𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝘀𝗮𝗹𝘃𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝘁𝗵𝗿𝗼𝘂𝗴𝗵 𝗼𝘂𝗿 𝗟𝗼𝗿𝗱 𝗝𝗲𝘀𝘂𝘀 𝗖𝗵𝗿𝗶𝘀𝘁, 𝘄𝗵𝗼 𝗱𝗶𝗲𝗱 𝗳𝗼𝗿 𝘂𝘀, 𝘀𝗼 𝘁𝗵𝗮𝘁 𝘄𝗵𝗲𝘁𝗵𝗲𝗿 𝘄𝗲 𝗮𝗿𝗲 𝗮𝘄𝗮𝗸𝗲 𝗼𝗿 𝗮𝘀𝗹𝗲𝗲𝗽, 𝘄𝗲 𝘄𝗶𝗹𝗹 𝗹𝗶𝘃𝗲 𝘁𝗼𝗴𝗲𝘁𝗵𝗲𝗿 𝘄𝗶𝘁𝗵 𝗛𝗶𝗺. 𝗧𝗵𝗲𝗿𝗲𝗳𝗼𝗿𝗲 𝗲𝗻𝗰𝗼𝘂𝗿𝗮𝗴𝗲 𝗼𝗻𝗲 𝗮𝗻𝗼𝘁𝗵𝗲𝗿 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗯𝘂𝗶𝗹𝗱 𝘂𝗽 𝗼𝗻𝗲 𝗮𝗻𝗼𝘁𝗵𝗲𝗿, 𝗷𝘂𝘀𝘁 𝗮𝘀 𝘆𝗼𝘂 𝗮𝗹𝘀𝗼 𝗮𝗿𝗲 𝗱𝗼𝗶𝗻𝗴.”
    I Thess. 5:1-11

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    1. This comment is for you, Goldensun. I tried to enter it underneath your comment about your home state, but WordPress decided to deposit it here. (If WordPress gets a bing, is a Holy Soul still sprung from Purgatory?) 🙂

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      1. Sweet! Which part, Doug? My relatives are/were in Folsom and Prospect Park. I can’t remember which neighborhood my grandpa-in-law lived in, but I know that he was an altar boy at Our Lady of Lourdes parish.


        1. My sister lived in Folsom, and then moved to Aston. My son has a parish in South Philly, but actually I grew up in the coal regions of Pennsylvania.. My we are a transient society.

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      2. My wife’s family is from South Philly and she was born at St. Agnes. They all lived around Tree and Wolf Streets near the Burke Playground. In fact Burke is one of the family names. She grew up in South Jersey along with me. Lots of Philly cops and fire fighters in her family. Her paternal grandfather was a captain on the police department.

        I’m working right across the river from the airport and was watching the smoke rise up from the city last night.

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        1. William, I pray that your wife’s Philly family be protected from all harm arising from the rioting in there.


      1. Nice, LukeMichael. I found out from my husband that the part of Philly where his grandpa grew up is called Overbrook. Ever heard of it?


        1. Oh yeah! Home of Wilt Chaimberlain and 10 other NBA players. Also actor Will Smith


  2. There is an excellent interview on The World Over with Raymond Arroyo with Randall Wallace,who wrote the screenplay for Braveheart and has written a new book. It begins at 30 minute mark.

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  3. I’m sure you all have seen the riots in Minneapolis by now but did any of you see what led to it? Did any of you see that 8 Minuit tape of that dear poor man being killed by that murderous bad cop!!! Oh my gosh!!! Why didn’t they charge in to save his life?!?! I like to think I would have regardless of my own personal outcome!!! I couldn’t just stand there and watch that!!! What would possess a person to kill a person totally subdued and in shackles!!! It’s just horrible and I really cried for George Floyd!!! What are we coming to as a society!!!😫😭😢

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    1. It was sickening, Linda. Check out Citizen Free Press with many reports and videos, not only of the police station burning down in Minneapolis – along with the inane statement from the mayor – but also news about cities throughout the US erupting in protests turned violent. Seems to be a foreshadowing of much more to come.

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      1. I surely understand why they are so angry!!! I’m angry…but the looting stuff is pretty darn scary!!! Tom n Liz were supposed to be in DC today for an 8 week job…thanks be to God it got canceled at last minute!!!😫🤗😅

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                  1. Thanks Beckita!!! We had great storm zoom today and we were talking about all this. Tommy n Liz were supposed to be in DC for 8 weeks starting today but I’m glad they canceled them at last minute!!! Mick brought up how we might see things that we will have to answer to God for not intervening!!!! Remember Charlie saying that? Yikes

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                    1. Well, for far away scenarios prayer is the immediate intervention. Then, as we keep acknowledging God, He will, no doubt, call us to act in our own locale.

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                    2. Ha!!! Mick says, “…but Charlie says we’re gonna mess up though and that’s ok! Just start over again!” I love that girl❤️😂😂😂

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                    3. It sure is nice to have daily Mass again though!!! I pray it lasts!!! 30 this am at St. Paul’s which is good for a Friday not first Friday!!! Everyone is wearing 😷!!! Hate it!!!

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                    4. They highly encourage them but no one has MADE me wear one until now! I think it’s a little over the top at church actually…we’re all spread apart and if you don’t wear one going up to communion I think the next riot would probably break out😳

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                    1. We are in the rapids for sure!!! Get ur paddles out fellow squirrels 🐿 🛶
                      1. Virus 🦠 and lockdown n masks!
                      2. Riots!
                      3. China 🇨🇳 and poor Hong Kong 🇭🇰!😫done with W.H.O!!!

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                    2. AAAaaarghy, I know this is serious, but Linda, your post with the squirrels and the rapids, etc. keeps cracking me up. Thank you! I needed that laugh! It’s a classic. Charlie should use it for his next picture, LOL

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                    3. Lol!!! Thank you littlelight!!! I just love our emojis!!! 🐿🛶🌊😳😩😅🦠🌹📿💐🤗❤️🙏😘😘😘


    2. Our nurse daughter in Louisville, KY, emailed this morning to pray. The police apparently killed a black woman there and now there’s chaos in Louisville. I told her to be careful where she goes in the city; hope she’s safe at work in the hospital.

      Spiritdaily, Michael B., has written numerous times about the 1990 prophecy, There was a recent addition about the “disruption within a disruption”. Sure sounds like now! That’s his headline today.
      God bless you all

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      1. You know, Annie, I very much felt like the COVID-19 was a major turning point. Things will never be the same… and that’s a good thing from many perspectives. We’re moving forward into the toughest parts of this Storm and our Stella Maris promised She is our Ark of Refuge. Doesn’t mean we won’t suffer, but, Dear Lord, it is worthy to suffer for something good. Praying for your daughter and all who are in the current hot spots.

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        1. Beckita, I agree! It’s like 9-11. I’m so scared that the misery will be ongoing for years. I have to stop myself there, it’s not a helpful thought.

          Have you heard of this?

          I don’t delve too deeply into such things, but I love the simplicity of this and I figured why not? I suffer from great anxiety and fear after LiamXOXO died. Susan Veil of Veronica blogged about how Jesus said to give it to Him. So I decided I would do this every morning with Our Lady Tears of Joy. I got the holy cards and sleep with Our Lady under my pillow. I also keep her close to my computer and kiss her all day long. I think She is the only one keeping my sane. I’m really scared about the mask thing in church specifically and still have not figured out the path The Lord wants us to walk wrt to this. I wish I could just not be bothered by this and see it as a minor nuisance as so many do. I envy them their peace and innocence. I’m begging Him for wisdom, peace, courage, etc, here, His will be done.

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          1. Yes, Littlelight. I have a couple of friends who promote this devotion to Our Lady of the Tear of Joy. The best thing I ever did when recovering from PTSD was to engage in EMDR sessions. Phenomenal changes in the brain occurred. I actually checked in with Fr. John Hampsch – also a psychologist – before going through it because I wanted to be sure this therapy did not violate anything about the Catholic faith. With the brain’s neuroplasticity, with guidance, a person can be set free from all manner of mental afflictions.

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            1. I’ve heard of this!!! Actually a year or so ago!! I did a bit of research on it.

              O wow! This is very good to know, thanks for that. I was very intrigued at the time I was reading up on it. Problem is I don’t know how to find someone good in my area. I had a terrible experience once with a therapist and now I’m reluctant to trust one.

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    1. I’m with you, Linda. May God rest poor George Floyd’s soul and grant temporal justice to those who killed him; and may God have mercy on the innocent people who are in harm’s way because of the violence in Minnesota, LA, Hong Kong, etc.

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      1. Watching that ten minute video, infuriated me! A few minutes in I was expecting them to muscle Mr Floyd unto the cop car and drive away. Watching a man die! Cuffed, no less.

        I read the Minneapolis police are taught that tactic, to kneel on a persons throat. Esch. It further fueled my anger when I read not two officers but four were present, on scene. Infuriating. Mr. Floyd should have been restrained on the ground, picked up and thrown into the back of the car and taken away.

        I read also, Floyd and the cop knew each other… they worked together at a night club. Floyd inside security , Chauvin outside.

        “George Floyd and now-former Officer Derek Chauvin both worked security at the El Nuevo Rodeo club on Lake Street, according to Maya Santamaria. Santamaria owned the building for nearly two decades, but sold the venue within the last few months.

        “Chauvin was our off-duty police for almost the entirety of the 17 years that we were open,” Santamaria said. “They were working together at the same time, it’s just that Chauvin worked outside and the security guards were inside.” ”

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        1. The number one Police mandate is Community Trust. Without it, you can not police and govern. (Gov. Cuomo has lost my support in full- aka Buffalo Police- Fhim)

          I would like to amend my outrage… a little. Two of those Police Officers are fresh out of the Academy. Spanking brand new. Less than four days, on patrol.

          Policing is a different breed. Brave souls running into harms way, when most criminals flee, (they call on the cops to help them) But the road to a ‘seasoned’ cop, no less called a Veteran Police is a tough trail to ride.

          Character building all the way, working in an environment where no one trusts but gives the benefit of doubt thinking (knowing) the other hearts are good. The training does not stop at the Academy continues throughout the early years usually peaking at three years on Patrol. A seasoned NyPD cop usually has seen most of the job at three years and can grow into maturity. A nyc Transit cop usually gets the tenure at one year, due to working alone, in hostile circumstances.

          These two rookies, in all sense of the word rookie, probably were traumatized and thought they were observing a technique. Not Thinking Floyd would die. I only saw one rookie guarding the scene, while he watched the crowd with his back to Chauvin. In any stressful situation, our fine motor focus goes from fine to gross, in an instant, remains until the stress is relieved. Rookie Tao was clearly frazzled and out of his element, trying his best to protect the scene and not focusing on his Field Training Officer Chauvin, behind him.

          In the video, Tao demonstrates his attention on the crowd and is protecting his ‘partner’ of three or four days.

          His Police Experience in arrests, subject control, crowd control was ZERO, NOTHING, NADA. He had no experience in anything but “books”. He was “In Training”.

          Remember: The COP responding to your call of assistance has no one but his other cops to help him. Who responds to a cops plea for help ?… the morgue.

          My first days as a cop were a nightmare. One day, I was anonymous the next day in uniform, no longer innocent but a participant in the game. Suffice to say, confidence in my self was instilled working alone in Harlem, especially being called a blond, blue eyed white devil. In Harlem, Probably the most used word is “white”. The Whte man did this, the white man did that…The second used word Negro.

          The baby faces, swearing an oath, protecting YOUR neighborhood should be commended, trusted and not ridiculed.

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    I was wondering when Ol’ Val The Night Stalker and Puppet Mistress of Barrack Hussein Obama would appear Stage Left…… and stoke the Fires of Racism … and claim it’s Trump’s Fault … and White Supremacists are under his bed …. though there can’t be much room for all the Russians there.
    Of course, the Hate Trump/Deplorables Media will chime in with this latest “angle”.
    MN & Twin Cities have been Deep Blue Democrat for decades but Val & Gang are only speaking to LowInfo Booblanders now.
    This murder of Floyd in MN may well turn out to be another Trigger Point in the Coup to Take-Out Trump….. and end investigations of ObamaGate in which ValBaby was no bit player!

    The last thing Ya want introduced is the National Guard as they are not trained/equipped for police duty & crowd control. What The Left wants is NG overreaction and more blood in the streets chaos that can be blamed on Trump and his trigger happy, hopefully White, Guardsmen.
    Anybody old enough to remember Kent State & Media/Democrat Left In-Action aftermath?

    The day is coming soon when the Thin Blue Line of police protection dissolves and the Mobs, infiltrated/led by ANTIFA and other nefarious agents, bust-out of urban ghettos to invade Producer Class neighborhoods …. and then”? …… Oh! Whater happens is Trump/Deplorables Fault.


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    1. “…Anybody old enough to remember Kent State & Media/Democrat Left In-Action aftermath?”

      My college economics professor attended Kent State, was there and observed (participated) in all. He stated outside agitators came on campus and disrupted/ caused the escalation of force. He stated the military would line up and march accross campus, driving the students into their dorms. He states it was all fun amd games as those on the line were the same age as the college students. They would party with one another afterwards.

      The routine was the same, the soldiers would line up and march across the field, driving the students into the closest dormitory. The students enter, and run thru the dorm, exit the other side, remeeting the soldiers line and contine onto the next dorm.

      He stated the college students knew the outsiders were not from the college and it was only, after did they realize they had been pawns. Exactly what is occurring in Minnesota.

      Notice, the antifa wearing all black carrying a black umbrella to shield his identity, breaking windows. Notice the pink shirted protestor confronting antifa. The strategy of antifa is choreographed movements with a security perimeter, inner and outer. I believe a person with a molotov cocktail maybe seen in the video.

      In a video of the Minneapolis Minnesota Police precinct #3 burning, audible (female) Arabic ‘tongue’ singing can be heard.

      Red (Communist) Green (Muslim) Alliance
      Beginning of 2017, I recall observing a poster taped under a bridge overpass. It was square with a diagonal line thru (upper right corner to lower left bottom corner)
      Color: Left quadrant Red
      Color: right quadrant Green
      Letter superimposed over both sides:
      “Wake up America”

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      1. My mom and dad met at Kent State.  My Dad’s parents lived in Kent.  For anyone familiar with Kent, my grand dad built Oak Knolls golf course in Kent.  I used to visit there every summer as a kid and play golf.  But best were the chocolate shakes and hamburgers my grand mom cooked in the club house.  My dad said she always used quality meat.  Sad is the golf course shut down a few years ago.—- Sent from Doug’s Back Pack

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  5. Sadly with Donald Trump’s latest tweet about thugs and shooting soon to start he is showing that he is unable to access his adult self when needed. Instead of his first angry response which we have all felt he could have said something adult like, “Sure folks are angry about what happened to Mr. Floyd and we are addressing that. But at the same time it is not acceptable to harm persons or property when people are angry and the law must be enforced” Please respect law and order”. I fear that this type of angry response, instead of leading to healing and healthy change, will instead lead to more anger and will turn many independent voters and undecideds off. We all certainly need to pray more.

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    1. JESUS = GOOD NEWS! 😉


      For the past 50 plus years, conservatives in Church/State have played The Left’s Game of “Can’t we just all get along & Sing Kumbaya” … and we have had our heads handed to US ….. and watched our Church & USA disintegrate into godless secular humanism & worse. Time for plain speaking, like Trump’s, ’cause there is no time &/or place to run. Trump supporters, like me, think Trump is the man to do the job of salvaging the US vision of Our Founders … and Global Left’s howls of outrage of his every utterance is music to my ears. 😉
      The current Civil War started the day Trump got elected. The increasing violent Berserker Actions/Reactions of The Global Left will soon meet the Cold Anger of the Good Guys … it ain’t gonna be pretty and I sure hope there are enough Good Guys to win!!


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      1. Kind of reminds me what a relative a WW2 vet said once after some rioting. He said “Give me my halftrack and a 50 cal machine gun and I will put a stop to that”. I was feeling the same way at the time but I do believe our public responses need to be more nuanced than that. Strong at times yes, but there are limits. In my opinion he went too far and gave the left more meat here.

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      2. O.K., go ahead and separate the mass of America into two groups. Point out that group of the two that supposedly represents the conservative, God-fearing right, and I’ll show you a massively complicit bunch of sinners that often looks an awful lot like the massive bunch of sinners on the left.

        I see little difference in the motivations for rioting and looting vs. the motivations for thoughtlessly throwing verbal bombs from the highest level of government (much more having masses applauding it).

        When this vast movement of events hits its crescendo, I guarantee folks will have a completely different perspective.

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          1. When everyone goes to bed around here I sometimes opt for a good love story on the tube. If it’s a Western, that’s a bonus, as was the case with McClintock (ok… I say McClintock is a love story). Truth is I enjoy a wide variety of late night shows, but it’s either all a great love story, or nothing at all.

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              1. Question for ya. In “You’ve Got Mail” (1998), who do you say was the underdog? Joe (Tom Hanks), or Kathleen (Meg Ryan)?

                I’ll say that I think the underdog was the relationship in a world going cold, and, oh, how much much colder it is in our present times.

                Aside from my admission that I like a good love story, I’ll share that my simple plan and almost entire focus in this time is a heart devoid of fear and on fire. Virtually everything else seems like nothing more than a drain and a distraction. That said, I reckon the story will continue to include many facets (as did McClintock), including some comedy and high jinks.

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                1. MP– did you ever see the original of that movie? It is “The Shop Around the Corner”. Really awesome!


                2. MP, after pondering your inquiry for a bit, I tend to agree with you for the most part. While ruminating, a few more thoughts of other love stories came to mind.

                  The 1965 movie, “Sound of Music” my mother told my dad was a war movie so he’d take her to the theater to see it. That always makes me smile. Mom was well on her way to being a nun. Both parents were raised in a Catholic orphanage and religious life was strongly encouraged. And, well mom did not become a nun, much like Maria von Trapp, she did not tell a lie. 😉

                  The 1985 movie, “Witness” with John Book played by Harrison Ford and Rachel played by Kelly McGillis, I loved until the end.  To this day, I still do not like watching an open ended movie. This made my mom laugh at me for being disappointed. She appreciated a love story that challenged us to have to use our imagination.

                  Another movie, which I did not anticipate I would like and loved, was the 1995 movie, “Bridges of Madison County” with Clint Eastwood as Robert Kincaid and Meryl Streep as Francesca Johnson. Shocker that I really liked it, even though I did not want to. I’ve never really been a fan of Meryl and I just could not see Clint as the romancing kind of guy. It is one of my favorite. ❤


                  1. I love it Jen.  My mom brought me to see that war movie when I was a little kid.—- Sent from Doug’s Back Pack


                3. Hard to fathom that movie is 22 years old.  I can try to be comic relief,  but might scare a few folks away with my bad puns.—- Sent from Doug’s Back Pack

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    2. No need to go into caricature of Donald Trump’s personality. He speaks from experience. He well remembers the race riots of 1960 nyc, particulary Brooklyn. Some parts never returned and look like Beirut, a war zone. Case in point: LA 1992 riots.

      Shooting n looting go hand in hand. Audio caught on camera “Why loot? Cause it’s free”

      Shockingly, (pun intended) The business protected by firearms were not looted.

      25 years later…
      Korean point of view:

      Black point of view :

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    3. I personally appreciated when President Reagan called evil, evil. I’ve watched in amazement since before the election first-hand how POTUS, the First Family, and their trusted staff coordinate efforts socially in an effort to thwart the MSM narrative. I believe it takes great ambition and courage and certainly it is result driven.

      Today Melania got to play *good cop.* ❤

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  6. 1 million Rosaries on Pentecost, May 31. The Rosary starts at 1 pm US central time

    it has been initiated by Eduardo Verástegui, a Mexican actor and film producer. He broke the internet when he did a smaller version on May 13. He was hoping for 50,000 and got over 200,000 people to pray the Rosary with him on social media. See the link below for more information. It is supported by cardinals and bishops in México and throughout Latin America.

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  7. Just watched a YouTube video of the area before the George Floyd incident that leads folks to think it to be a hoax.

    It was just taken off you tube.

    On Twitter there is lots of talk about the players in this incident. All very interesting coincidences.

    Lastly, it appears police officers, not EMT come pick up Mr. Floyd and Dont actually feel for a pulse. Just touch his head.

    Interesting and very sad.

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  8. The apparent killing of George Floyd is a tragedy. Questions remain

    About the destructive riots now proliferating in the United States: Like Benghazi, which was NOT a spontaneous response to an obscure video, these riots appear to be orchestrated and carried out by skilled insurgents. Among other things, since when does a rag-tag bunch of angry protesters have the firepower and ability to intimidate the police force of a major US city into standing down and allowing the rioters to burn down and loot the police station? (Actually, more than one.)

    Someone’s organizing this. It feels like war.

    Saint Michael the Archangel . . . .

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    1. Here’s a relevant paragraph from the Executive Summary (Page 2) in the “U.S. Government Counterinsurgency Guide,” January 2009:

      “Insurgency is the organized use of subversion and violence to seize, nullify or challenge political control of a region. As such, it is primarily a political struggle, in which both sides use armed force to create space for their political, economic and influence activities to be effective. Insurgency is not always conducted by a single group with a centralized, military-style command structure, but may involve a complex matrix of different actors with various aims, loosely connected in dynamic and non-hierarchical networks. To be successful, insurgencies require charismatic leadership, supporters, recruits, supplies, safe havens and funding (often from illicit activities). They only need the active support of a few enabling individuals, but the passive acquiescence of a large proportion of the contested population will give a higher probability of success. This is best achieved when the political cause of the insurgency has strong appeal, manipulating religious, tribal or local identity to exploit common societal grievances or needs. Insurgents seek to gain control of populations through a combination of persuasion, subversion and coercion while using guerrilla tactics to offset the strengths of government security forces. Their intent is usually to protract the struggle, exhaust the government and win sufficient popular support to force capitulation or political accommodation. Consequently, insurgencies evolve through a series of stages, though the progression and outcome will be different in almost every case.”

      This is one lens through which to view current destructive violence in US cities.

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    1. The centenary celebration of St. Joan Joan of Arc’s canonization was on the 16th of this month. Oh St. Joan, as fires rage across this land, pray for us anew.

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      1. Oh Beckita that is really cool!!! Does that mean 100 yrs of her canonization? I must agree…very timely with major cities on 🔥 fire!!! St Joan of Arc, pray for us!!!

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        1. Yes 100 years. So grateful for her patronage as we next right step. Take a look at this site, Linda. My dear friend is waiting for God to open doors that she can join in this pilgrimage and, in her heart, she simply wants to walk the land calling upon the many saints in France, the eldest daughter of the Church, reclaiming its lands and inhabitants for Jesus. My friend was raised in the boonies of northern Canada as her parents were missionaries there.

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      2. Love. I have this exact print blown up into life size in my girls’ playroom hopefully inspiring courage while they play.

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  9. Re the silent movie, Passion of Joan of Arc: the director, Dreyer was to write of (actress),Falconetti:

    There was something in her which could be brought out; something she could give, something … I could take. For behind the makeup, behind the pose and that ravishing modern appearance, there was … a soul behind that façade … but also a woman of suffering.

    From the start of filming there was an intensity on the set. Soon, the shoot became a grueling experience for Falconetti. Too grueling, some contend, with the tyrannical director extracting a performance like no other from an all too fragile actress. When it came for her head to be shaved, as the saint’s was just before her burning, Falconetti suffered some sort of breakdown. What was even more telling was that, at that point, the whole film crew suffered an emotional collapse as well. Later, when audiences viewed the film, they were no longer watching a part being played within a drama. Instead, before their eyes, there appeared something truly remarkable — transcendent even. (ncreg)

    A snippet from the movie…

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  10. The gloves are coming off… AG Barr announces in detail the Federal Gov’t response to antifa:

    crossing state lines to participate in a arson, theft and property damage…these idiots all bring their cell phones, document themselves present and have years of data citing their anarchistic views. Technology…bites.

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    1. Sadly, Littleone, it is true. Roberts more and more sides with the enemies of freedom and of the Constitution. Charlie told us that we would increasingly see people showing their true colors and revealing who they truly are. That appears to be the case with Chief Justice Roberts.


      1. Beckita I love the 7 🔥!!! 6 would have been not enough and 8 would have been too many!!! 🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥


  11. JESUS = GOOD NEWS! – Happy Pentecost 😉

    First Wild Card of 2020 was China Plague and #2 is Rogue Killer Cop in MN that sets many Democrat Controlled Urban Cesspools ablaze ….. and both being inflamed by The Usual Suspects (including Organized ANTIFA) in order to Blame Trump and enact Mail-In Voter Fraud. I’ve got a Bad-Feeling that both of these Wild-Cards had/have some serious behind the scenes evil orchistrating…. praying that the latest Wild Card/aftermath antics will backfire on Democrats.
    How many more Wild Cards in the deck before November? ;-(


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  12. Someone wome up.

    It is a Coup. Continuation there of…

    People ask for the military response, this is the kinder gentler military approach to neighborhood policing…. probably not what they were expecting.

    For those who choose not to have the military in your neighborhood. Stand your ground…

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      1. Oh not far but we are sort of out in country and sort of hidden… 20 minutes??? Most people can’t find us…we are 5 minutes from Walmart but have corn 🌽 fields in our backyard 😂😂😂

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        1. I know. My son and his family live there but the riots are mainly downtown and Denver is huge, the 19th most populous U.S. city. The area in which someone lives determines intensity of risk and I see no activity in Charlie’s neck of the woods. Nevertheless, it’s always good to remember him in prayer. Praying for all our families who are affected.

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          1. I wish they’d stop looting!!! I will keep your son and his family and yours in my prayers Beckita!!! And Charlie too!!! Didn’t realize Denver is so huge!!!

            But of good news here! Thanks be to God All protests downtown last night in Sandusky were very peaceful! No looters!!🤗

            One lady even spoke up on sandusyScanner Live and said this very nice speech!!!

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        1. So wonderful to hear. Prayers for you & all. Where we are people are lying down on the highways, shutting down traffic, but TYG peaceful.

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