Author Archives: Jerry Prugar

Freedom Available to Those in Bondage

Posted by in Commemoration/Celebration | March 12, 2022

In April this year (2022) my Jewish friends and associates commemorate Passover and I and my Christian friends and associates commemorate Easter.  Both are celebrations of liberty and new life. My Jewish friends and associates remember the Exodus of their… Read More

Why Do I Celebrate Christmas?

Posted by in Commemoration/Celebration | December 24, 2021

Christmas is the commemoration of the arrival of Jesus Christ.  I say “arrival” because unlike the rest of us Jesus Christ pre-existed His birth, indeed He has always been, always is, and always will be.  He is the physical image… Read More

A Few Ways to Thank God This Thanksgiving (2021)

Posted by in Commemoration/Celebration | November 24, 2021

Why thank God? “All the year round, every hour of every day, God is richly blessing us; both when we sleep and when we are wake, His mercy waits upon us. The sun may stop shining, but our God will… Read More

Happy Rosh Hashanah (Why Rosh Hashanah is Important to Me)

Posted by in Commemoration/Celebration | August 27, 2021

The Jewish Holiday Day of Rosh Hashanah, also called the Feast of Trumpets, begins at sundown on Monday, September 6, 2021 and continues until sundown on Tuesday, September 7 (1 Tishri).  It is considered to be New Years Day on… Read More

“Blessed is the Nation….”

Posted by in Commemoration/Celebration | July 06, 2021

On this 245th 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 (2021)

Posted by in Commemoration/Celebration | May 15, 2021

Please take time this Memorial Day weekend to honor the memory of those who gave their lives to preserve, protect and defend The Constitution for the United States of America. Disclaimer   Read More

Thoughts After Easter

Posted by in Commemoration/Celebration | April 12, 2021

As I look back on my professional career and life during this Easter Season many thoughts come to mind.  One of my better thoughts was well summarized by Pastor James Smith and I post it here:  Obtained from Grace Gems… Read More

Remembering President James Buchanan (1857-1861)

Posted by in Commemoration/Celebration | February 12, 2021

James Buchanan was born during the first term of President George Washington on April 23, 1791 to a well-to-do family of Pennsylvania.  He was the second of eleven children (the oldest son) and was the last president to be born… Read More