Emergency Preparedness

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It seems emergency preparedness and survival skills are a hot topic right now. One does not have to be a prophecy watcher (as I am, thus the tag verse to this blog) to see that the world is on the edge of a cliff and things are about to drastically change. A friend and I were discussing it over Facebook just the other day. Today, she sent me a note asking what I personally think one should stock up on….just in case. In considering my response to her, I thought perhaps it would make for a good blog post, so here it goes.

What do I think a good stockpile for emergencies would include?

I’ve divided my own list into four main categories: Food Stuff, Hygiene & Personal Care, Survival Supplies and Health & First Aid.

These categories provide a basic outline when considering what you want…

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Joel Osteen Likes God…He just doesn’t like Jesus [A Twitter Survey of @JoelOsteen]

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I often talk about the Christ-less Gospel of Joel Osteen. Whenever people ask me what I mean by that, I always tell them this; Joel Osteen does not talk about the Christian Gospel. Joel does not follow in the footsteps of Paul and share this message

Now, brothers and sisters, I want to remind you of the gospel I preached to you,which you received and on which you have taken your stand. By this gospel you are saved, if you hold firmly to the word I preached to you. Otherwise, you have believed in vain.

For what I received I passed on to you as of first importance: that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures, that he was buried, that he was raised on the third day according to the Scriptures, and that he appeared to Cephas, and then to the Twelve… 1 Corinthians 15:1-5

Rather, the gospel of Joel Osteen, the “good…

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GAZA WAR UPDATE, Day #11: As IDF ground forces advance, one goal is to identify & destroy Hamas tunnels. Here’s the latest.

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Explosion in Gaza as ground operations began Thursday night. Explosion in Gaza as ground operations began Thursday night.

Hamas is storing rocket launchers, rockets and weapons in tunnels under Gaza. They're also digging tunnels under Israel for terrorists to use to enter Israeli villages. Hamas is storing rocket launchers, rockets and weapons in tunnels under Gaza. They’re also digging tunnels under Israel for terrorists to use to enter Israeli villages.

(Washington, D.C.) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced on Friday his government’s intention to expand the scope of the IDF ground campaign in Gaza.

The top priority is not so much to topple Hamas but to restore calm. To do that, Netanyahu says, one vital thing Israel must do is identify and destroy the labyrinth of tunnels and underground warehouses that Hamas and other terror groups are using to store rockets, launchers and other weapons under Gaza, as well as the tunnels Hamas is digging under Israel.

“We decided to launch the action after we tried all the other ways, and with an understanding that without this operation the price we will have…

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