Tag Archives: Conform

Thought For the Day: Foreign Affairs Do Not Always Conform To Our National Desires

“This is the devilish thing about foreign affairs: they are foreign and will not always conform to our whim.” – James Reston, journalist (3 Nov 1909-1995 Who would have guessed that at one time the New York Times was actually … Continue reading

Posted in Thought For the Day | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Whittling Away

Wednesday night’s sermon was based on Psalm  34:8.  The following poem is based on the sermon. Whittling Away by Michael Romani Sharpening the focal Looking at the local In the midst of a journey To strengthen you and me Constantly … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry and Poems | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

First Principles: Immigrants Conforming To Our Nation’s Principles and Laws Are Welcome

“Born in other countries, yet believing you could be happy in this, our laws acknowledge, as they should do, your right to join us in society, conforming, as I doubt not you will do, to our established rules. That these … Continue reading

Posted in First Principles, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment