Two years ago, God began speaking to me and Tracy that our season in Amarillo was coming to an end. It was quite a shock as we had both envisioned remaining there in our “forever” home surrounded by a great community of lifelong friends. But we trust Him with EVERYTHING and so began the tedious task of packing up our lives and “stuff” from the past three, almost four, decades.
There is something awe-inspiring in the appearance of a rainbow after a storm and it is arguably one of the most photographed and well-known meteorological phenomena on the planet. But beyond the natural beauty, there are spiritual aspects of the rainbow that have major significance. Anyone who believes that God tolerates sin presumes upon His mercy and grace and ignores His holiness and righteousness. The rainbow is a beautiful, yet powerful, reminder that God is both merciful and holy. He keeps His promises. And every rainbow that appears in the sky is our constant reminder.
Those crying “my body, my choice” are seeking justice for women, defending it as a basic human right. But it is an unrighteous justice because it involves an injustice to the child who has no choice. An action that requires taking the life of another innocent human being cannot be fundamentally “just” or “righteous”.
Can you imagine the level of potential regret that the current young generation will face? Regretting that you had your breasts or genitals removed while you were a confused young child? Let’s each do our part to prevent healthy children from becoming slaves to Big Pharma for the rest of their lives. Voice your support for HB 1686. Let’s close the door to potential regrets for the next generation.
Faith. Family. Freedom.
Drawing from her experience as a former Amarillo City Councilwoman, Certified Financial Planner, small business owner, wife and mother, Elaine sifts through the vast resources of current information to summarize it for readers. Truth without kindness is brutal. Kindness without truth is manipulation. Finding the balance of the two is challenging but worth the effort.
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