Saturday General Conference Musings

Twice a year, in October and April, my church, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, meets for a world wide General Conference presided over by the man we sustain as the one and only anointed and set apart Prophet of God on the earth today, accompanied by the twelve currently living Apostles … Continue reading Saturday General Conference Musings

Sharing Another’s Thoughts on Guns

Tangled thread this! One of my friends shared my recent blog post on self-defense and guns (Constitutional Right or Natural Right) with several of her friends. One of them wrote back to her and shared a link to their blog post from 2013. She then shared it with me, and I found it thought provoking … Continue reading Sharing Another’s Thoughts on Guns

Constitutional Right or Natural Right?

John Locke wrote that the preservation of mankind is the most basic law of human nature. Although he probably had the most significant influence on the framers of the Constitution of the United States of all those who wrote previously about natural rights, the concept of natural law did not originate with him. Natural law … Continue reading Constitutional Right or Natural Right?


Having learned first hand just how fast & easy it is for someone with a tiny bit of skill and a soda can to break into a home, I found this article contains some excellent advice to make such would-be thieves have to work harder/longer - which makes your house less attractive to them. The … Continue reading PREPAREDNESS TIP: DEADBOLT LOCKS