Category Archives: Activism

To Stand or Not to Stand for the National Anthem

I am werary of hearing whether you should stand or kneel during the National Anthem. It is all over social media these days. Everyone has an opionion. I am sure you have read all about it too. To stand or not … Continue reading

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American Patriotic Quotes for Fourth of July

“I am an American; free born and free bred, where I acknowledge no man as my superior, except for his own worth, or as my inferior, except for his own demerit.” ― Theodore Roosevelt   “Ask not what your country … Continue reading

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You Save Me From Violence

Originally posted on Prayers and Promises:
In my journey I had to find promises from God to hold on to.  These words became my prayer and my song.  And they still are. God gave David protection and deliverance – and…

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Memorial Day Playlist to Honor Fallen Soldiers

Music has a way to heal body, soul, and spirit. Here are a few of my favorite Memorial Day Tribute Songs for today. We remember you. Memorial Day Playlist ARLINGTON by Trace Adkins   SOME GAVE ALL by Trace Adkins … Continue reading

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12 Memorial Day Quotes on War and Peace

  12 Memorial Day Quotes on War and Peace “It doesn’t take a hero to order men into battle. It takes a hero to be one of those men who goes into battle.” – General Norman Schwarzkopf Jr. “We make … Continue reading

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Lt Gov: Texas will forego federal funds over LGBT policy

Today every school got a letter from the Department of Justice that allows any transgender student to enter the locker room or bathroom of the gender they “identify with.” And if our schools don’t comply, Obama has threatened to stop … Continue reading

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10 Inspirational Quotes for Black History Month

10 Inspirational Quotes for Black History Month   (Image source – http://youparent.com/blog/more-to-know/2014/2) “Open your eyes to the beauty around you, open your mind to the wonders of life, open your heart to those who love you, and always be true to … Continue reading

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The New School of Wisdom

I saw today’s Daily Prompt and had to participate. I am there.  You get to redesign school as we know it from the ground up. Will you do away with reading, writing, and arithmetic? What skills and knowledge will your … Continue reading

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20 Reasons Why I Am Happy Words Don’t Have Calories

An amazing post for all my sisters and brothers still in the battle of abuse. There is life after the Abuser – I am living proof that God can deliver you!

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the semicolon project

Originally posted on hpwritesblogs:
Today I went to a tattoo artist, and for $60 I let a man with a giant Jesus-tattoo on his head ink a semi-colon onto my wrist where it will stay until the day I die. By…

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Quotes to Remember Our Fallen Heroes

Originally posted on Prayers and Promises:
English: Picture of graves decorated with flags at Arlington National Cemetery on Memorial Day 2008. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) REMEMBER We remember you, the fallen, the ones who gave their lives for our freedom.  …

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12 Inspiring Quotes for Our Brave Soldiers and Fallen Heros

Originally posted on Prayers and Promises:
12 Inspiring Quotes for our Brave Soldiers and Fallen Heroes “It is from numberless diverse acts of courage and belief that human history is shaped. Each time a man stands up for an ideal,…

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