Illinois Law Would Heavily Restrict Possession of Firearms Outside of Home

Found on by Awr Hawkins In a bid to fight against criminal and gang possession of firearms on the street, Illinois state rep. Mike Zalewski (D-21st Dist.) is set to propose legislation that essentially labels all firearm possession outside the home illegal. This measure—HB 2265—does not differentiate between possession by law-abiding citizens and possession […]
on October 21, 2013

A Good Shepherd

“I am the Good Shepherd. The Good Shepherd lays down His life for the sheep.”  ~John 10:11 I’m a big “Star Trek” fan.  One of the most memorable lines in one of the Star Trek movies was in “The Wrath of Khan”.  Spock, a stellar first-office who never allowed emotion to overrule logic, sacrifices his life for the […]

Colo. governor suggests gun-control groups stay away

Found Here on by Susan Page WASHINGTON — Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper suggests national gun-control groups stay away from a looming recall battle that could switch control of the state Senate to the GOP. The groups poured money into an unsuccessful defense of two state lawmakers recalled over their gun votes earlier this year. […]
on October 15, 2013

NRA President: The “Weapons of War” big lie

Found Here on By James W. Porter II, NRA President “Weapons of war.”   That’s the latest word-picture painted by the gun-ban crowd to scare the public into supporting all manner of gun control. “Weapons of war” is a term especially designed to divide gun owners.   Unless we each educate less politically astute friends, […]
on October 11, 2013

New NFL policy bans off-duty officers from having guns at games

Found here on by Cheryl Carpenter Kilmek A new National Football League policy, recently discovered in a leaked memo, prohibits off-duty police officers from carrying guns into stadiums. An internal memo obtained by Cleveland TV station WOIO 19 Action News, outlined the NFL’s new security policy affecting stadiums throughout the country. Police officers often carry their firearms around the clock […]

The Treatise of Trust

“Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding.  In all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will make straight your paths.” —Prov 3:5-6   Trust is a fragile concept. We can build trust, but once it’s been violated, it breaks down. Trust can be sacred to us, but once it has […]

Are Guns the Problem?

Found here on by Walter E. Williams Every time there’s a shooting tragedy, there are more calls for gun control. Let’s examine a few historical facts. By 1910, the National Rifle Association had succeeded in establishing 73 NRA-affiliated high-school rifle clubs. The 1911 second edition of the Boy Scout Handbook made qualification in NRA’s junior […]

Md. Gun Control Law Sparks Record Gun Sales

Found here PASADENA, Md. (AP) — Maryland residents have been buying guns in record numbers before a law takes effect Tuesday, with provisions aimed at helping keep guns away from criminals and the mentally ill, strengthening safety training and banning 45 types of assault weapons. Opponents decry what they call an ineffective law that […]