10 Books I Want To Be Movies 2014

I am a reader. No one can deny it. My shelf is filled with tons of books. One thing I love is imagining what the characters look like or sound like. One of the coolest things is seeing that book come to life. I always enjoy watching my favorite books get turned into movies as…

September 11th, Happy Patriots Day Part 2

Eleven years after September 11th, 2001, in 2012, the United States Embassy in Benghazi, Libya was assaulted by Islamic militants who wanted blood.  In the attack, they killed four Americans, US Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens, Foreign Service Management Officer Sean Smith, along with CIA operatives: Glen Doherty and Tyrone S. Woods.  These men were denied…

Graphic Novel Review- Batman: The Long Halloween

Before DC Comics’ New 52’s Zero Year, there was Batman: The Long Halloween (published 1996-1997). Originally, DC Comics released a series of Batman mini-series that told of his early days as The Dark Knight that were sequels to the highly acclaimed Batman: Year One. This series written by Jeph Loeb with art by Tim Sale…

July 9th- George Washington’s Troops

I came upon a very interesting fact. Though the Declaration of Independence was adopted on July 4th, 1776 by the United States Continental Congress, it was read to George Washington’s troops on July 9th in New York City. I have to wonder what our first US troops were thinking. They knew they were going to…

Happy Independence Day 2014

Yes, I am proud to be an American. I was born, raised, and I will die here! These United States of America are truly a great blessed by God Almighty to be brought together under our sacred Constitution.  I am proud to be an American, I say again. This is truly the land of the free…

A House Divided Against Itself Cannot Stand

On June 16, 1858, Abraham Lincoln won the newly formed Republican Party’s Senate nomination (he would loose the general election) and in his acceptance speech, he said these famous words: “A house divided against itself cannot stand” Now, more than ever, we need to stand together. We’ve seen so much turmoil in this nation. We’ve…

Resurrection Sunday! Jesus is Alive!

John Chapter 20 (HCSB) 20 On the first day of the week Mary Magdalene came to the tomb early, while it was still dark. She saw that the stone had been removed from the tomb. 2 So she ran to Simon Peter and to the other disciple, the one Jesus loved, and said to them, “They have taken the Lord out of the tomb, and we…

Thank you for helping reach 100 followers

Maybe this is not a big deal for others, but for me, I am soooo excited! I would like to thank all of my followers as well as my fellow bloggers for putting up with me! This is a great day for me!!! I’m so excited to bring you more posts and to continue on…

Why Does the 10th Amendment Matter?

Amendment X The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the States, are reserved to the States respectively, or to the people. The 10th Amendment is one that has been both ignored and abused since the founding of the United States of America. The Senate, the House…

Why Does The Ninth Amendment Matter?

  Amendment IX The enumeration in the Constitution, of certain rights, shall not be construed to deny or disparage others retained by the people. This is one of the most important Amendments we have. This is one the ever reaching arm of the Big Brother Government seems to always avoid. If you notice, there is…

Book Review- Glenn Beck’s Cowards

  I have read An Inconvenient Book and Arguing With Idiots by Glenn Beck, a famous libertarian/conservative commentator, author, radio show host, and creator of The Blaze news organization. He says his goal is to not only inform, but to entertain in the process of enlightenment, and he has done it. Cowards: What Politicians, Radicals,…

Why Do the Sixth, Seventh, & Eighth Amendments Matter?

Amendment VI In all criminal prosecutions, the accused shall enjoy the right to a speedy and public trial, by an impartial jury of the State and district wherein the crime shall have been committed, which district shall have been previously ascertained by law, and to be informed of the nature and cause of the accusation;…

What Is Patriot Day?

Patriot Day is one of the newest United States of America holidays. It is one of reflection and pause to remember one of the most terrible and cowardly attacks on our nations. It is meant to honor the brave men, women, children, and first responders who perished in the wake of the attacks on September…

Book Review- Lee Strobel’s The Ambition

Lee Strobel, author of the non-fiction The Case For Christ book series, has delved into fiction with the political drama The Ambition. The story goes that Illinois’ junior senator is being forced to resign because of a scandal. The governor of the Land of Lincoln has two very different choices. The first is a Chicago…

Why Does the 4th Amendment Matter?

Amendment IV The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no Warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by Oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be…

Book Review- Dark Horse

Author, political commentator, and former director of the Christian Coalition Ralph Reed paves us a daring and often scary insight into political campaigns in his thriller Dark Horse. He shows the backstabbing, the under the table bribes, the back room deals, and so much more in this fictional novel surrounding an US election. At the…

Movie Review Flashback- The Last Stand

After a long absence from starring roles, Arnold Schwarzenegger returned to the big screen with The Last Stand with South Korean director Kim Ji-woon’s first American film. It is a non-stop action film that makes you reminiscence about the Golden Age of Action Films (eg the 80s). Sheriff Ray Owens (Arnold Schwarzenegger) polices a sleepy…

Why Does the 3rd Amendment Matter?

Amendment III   No Soldier shall, in time of peace be quartered in any house, without the consent of the Owner, nor in time of war, but in a manner to be prescribed by law.   The American Colonists, before forming the good ol’ United States of America, were often forced to give up their…

Book Review- Eyes of Justice

The fourth and, as of the writing of this review, final book in Lis Wiehl and April Henry’s crime series Triple Threat brings the series to a dramatic, sad, yet incredible ending. Believe me, it will shock you. There are some spoilers in this review, but don’t worry, I don’t give away the ending. FBI…

Why Does The 2nd Amendment Matter?

Amendment II A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed. In the Colonial Days of our Founding Fathers, the very few outside the British Army was allowed to have guns. The American Revolutionaries almost lost the…

Book Review: Love & War

Brought to us by the power team couple Jason and Stasi Eldredge (of Wild At Heart & Captivating fame), Love & War is spiritual book about marriage. It takes the reader on a course through the hurts, the healings, the tears, the fears, the laughs, and the loves. The couple provides a way into looking…