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Skip

Co-founder of GraniteGrok, my concern is around Individual Liberty and Freedom (and how Government is taking that away from us). My fight, from a Conservative (with small "L" libertarian leanings) and evangelical Christian perspective, is with the Progressives that are forcing a collectivized and secular humanistic future upon us. As TEA Party activist, citizen journalist (and pundit!), my goal is to use the New Media to advance the radical notions of America's Founders back into our culture again.

And your taxes go to…..

And who says our present system is NOT progressive.  From NRO: The Tax Foundation folks grouped together all federal, state, and local government spending and revenues. Then they looked at the net effect on income quintiles. The results confirmed the extent to which American government has become a redistribution scheme. The bottom 20 percent of …

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News Flash – washing of feet is college “hazing”!

Washing Feet Endangers Students, School Says If Jesus washed his disciples’ feet at a Georgia college in 2007, he’d likely be accused of "hazing." That’s the position a Christian ministry at Savannah State University has found itself in, after it washed the feet of its new members. The campus ministry Commissioned II Love (C2L) was …

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Do you believe in relative or absolute morality?

Last week, we briefly discussed General Peter Pace’s comment that he believed that homosexuality was immoral.  Needless to say, conservative religious groups praised his statement; obviously homosexual rights groups decried it. It all comes down to your sense of morality, and where that sense of morality stems from.  Is it a case of religious training, …

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Things are heating up….but where?

Well, I’ve seen the word "FredHead" standing for those that are campainging for a Presidential run by Fred Thompon (actor, former US attorney, and former Senator).  I know another conservative in the local area seems to be all for this! IF this is an indication, I could be interested….maybe it’s time to look into him…..the …

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Tail trying to wag the dog?

Once again, the American Anglican church (the Episcopalians) are rejecting the will of the majority of the Anglicans around the world.  Why?  It is my observation that this is nothing more than typical American radicalism, an outgrowth of the narcissistic ’60s generation, not willing to bow to authority. NEW YORK – Episcopal bishops risked losing …

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