Category Archives: Commemoration/Celebration

Salute to President Warren G. Harding (1921-1923)

Posted by in Commemoration/Celebration | February 11, 2020

Warren Gamaliel Harding, the 29th President of the United States of America, was born on November 2, 1865 in Blooming Grove, Ohio (about 12 miles west of Mansfield).  He was the oldest of eight children.  His father was a farmer… Read More

Happy Dr. Martin Luther King Jr Day (2020)

Posted by in Commemoration/Celebration | January 14, 2020

From the text of the I Have a Dream  speech by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr, August 28, 1963: “Let us not wallow in the valley of despair, I say to you today, my friends. And so even though we… Read More

Behold, I Make All Things New

Posted by in Commemoration/Celebration | December 30, 2019

“And He that sat upon the throne said, Behold, I make all things new.” Rev 21:5 KJV The following are the words of C. H. Spurgeon on January 1, 1885 “This is the first day of a new year, and… Read More

The Scariest Scenario: To Be Counted Among the MANY (Re-visited 2019)

Posted by in Commemoration/Celebration | October 21, 2019

While attending a funeral Mass this month, the topic of this previous post came to mind and I thought it appropriate to revisit it. What could be the scariest story that I could relate to you on this Halloween Week?… Read More

Happy Rosh Hashanah at Sundown September 29, 2019

Posted by in Commemoration/Celebration | September 23, 2019

After reading that the following advert (Figure 1) was rejected by Facebook as being “sexually provocative,” I was reminded that Rosh Hashanah is almost upon us. We wish all, especially those of the Jewish faith, a Happy Rosh Hashanah! It… Read More

Happy Labor Day 2019

Posted by in Commemoration/Celebration | August 26, 2019

Some food for thought this Labor Day Weekend How can one enjoy the fruit of their labor? A wise leader of Israel named Ezra wrote about 2500 years ago: Blessed are all who fear the Lord,     who walk in obedience to… Read More

“Blessed is the Nation….”

Posted by in Commemoration/Celebration | July 01, 2019

On this 243th commemoration of the signing of the Declaration of Independence let us remember this forgotten truth: ………… “Blessed is the nation whose God is the LORD, the people he chose for his inheritance. From heaven the LORD looks… Read More

Memorial Day – 2019

Posted by in Commemoration/Celebration | May 23, 2019

On this Memorial Day, as we remember those who have given the full measure of devotion for freedom from tyranny on behalf of their fellow Americans, (May they rest in peace), . Let us not forget that the Creator Himself… Read More