Archive for the 'No Wonder People Want to Come to America' Category

Garage Sale Finds

Thursday, August 10th, 2006

I think after salvation, family, friends, food, shelter, gainful employment and freedom would be the blessing of garage sales. What a wonderful concept! When people in a community have too much junk, they put it all out in front of their houses and invite their neighbors to sift through it and give them […]

“I’m a Registered Religious Practitioner, eh?”

Sunday, July 24th, 2005

LifeSite reports on a call for state control of religion made on Canada’s National Public Radio Broadcasts by former Royal Military College professor Bob Furguson.
Ministers would have to fulfill certain requirements in order to gain a licence or certificate to be a Registered Religious Practitioner.
The former professor pitched his idea as a boon […]

In China, no money - no healthcare

Friday, November 12th, 2004

The list of people who let down 25-year-old Huang Jin Bao–who, in fact, left him for dead by the side of the road–includes the police officers who ignored him and the ambulance driver who refused to pick him up because he had no money.
This story is heartbreaking, but it has a good ending.
Twenty-four […]

Homeschooling in Germany - an update

Thursday, October 28th, 2004

Several families who were homeschooling, refusing to send their children to government schools in Germany, have been fined. They refused to pay the fine, and the fathers were taken to jail. Thank God for the advances in homeschooling here in America!

Coming to America

Wednesday, October 20th, 2004

I heard about this story on Glenn Beck this morning. It’s very cool to read, but a story is always better when Glenn tells it.
In Iraq, a 16 year-old orphan befriended the American troops who nicknamed him Johnny. Johnny helped capture insurgents in his town and aided the Americans in avoiding […]

Just a pawn

Monday, September 20th, 2004

It’s bad enough when your husband is taken prisoner, assumed dead in war, you marry a new man, and when you’re pregnant, your first husband shows up - but when the village council orders you to abandon your new family to rejoin your original husband who refuses to accept your second husband’s child, well that […]

Social fostering…it sounds nice…

Monday, September 20th, 2004

This post belongs to a new category: No Wonder People Want to Come to America
Nine couples in China were fined and one, in this story, was fined for $94,250 and had their house sealed off because they had too many children.
[China] has stringent rules on family planning that allow couples usually to have just one […]