The recent missive from Congressperson Smith is another attempt to distort reality. There are some facts related that are true but are misleading. Other items are simply not true. Smith toed the line of the Koch brothers when a representative in Missouri and now continues the follower-ship role in Congress.
Christmas, of course, celebrates the birth of Jesus Christ. But you know what? Jesus did not come down here to set up a luxury resort, as some seem to believe. Rather, He came to suffer and die for everyone's sins and to enroll them by faith in His Kingdom bootcamp to spiritually save, inform, strengthen, and toughen His followers for their battle with their greatest enemy, the Devil.
The numbers are in! A total of 12,567 shoeboxes were processed through the Central Drop-Off in Rolla compared to last year’s count of 11,093 for Operation Christmas Child.
First, I appreciate you for allowing others to express their beliefs and thoughts. Jason Smith’s weekly comments are so one-sided yet are placed in an editorial section every week.
The Horgans made a good point last week about abortion in saying, "An issue of this magnitude should have been put to the voters Missouri..."
It has happened again, another school shooting. This time the shooter was a 16-year old boy who then shot himself and later died. What is it going to take to get our elected officials to wake up and look at what is happening in America? The greatest country the world has ever known is going to hell in a handbasket and all they can do is point fingers and blame the other party.