Thursday, November 22, 2007

On the road

I'm currently in the midst of my cross country adventure to visit my son as he graduates from his AIT.

In an attempt to catch up on some of my online reading, I ran across this blog linked over at Hugh Hewitt's place- Bruised Orange

What I read I really liked, so I posted it it here to share (and so that I wouldn't forget to bookmark it when I get home!)


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Tuesday, November 13, 2007

Interesting article on Stem Cells

The Ten Great Myths in the Debate Over Stem Cell Research

This is a good overview of terms and issues surrounding the debate about Embryonic Stem Cell research and the Catholic Church's position on it.


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Sunday, November 11, 2007

Happy Veteran's Day

The History of Veteran's Day

Three Generations of Soldiers in my family.

If you are looking for ways to help veterans in your area this season, do more than just signing a useless online petition about Veteran benefits. Get involved. Go visit the Vets at your local VA hospital. Many of them just want some one to talk to. Write down their stories for future generations. Find out if your area has a homeless veteran's shelter (mine does) and see what they need. If you feel strongly about the need to improve veteran's benefits, write to your local congressmen and tell them so. Connect with your State VA and see what they need and how you can help.(AZ, IL)

But whatever you do today, please pray for all our Veterans and active duty military and remember to thank them when you see them.


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