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John E. Wade II posts engaging topics on political and spiritual structure

Electing wise, capable, honest leaders

All nations need capable, wise, and honest leaders.  In democracies, the citizens elect these people.  So, the electorate has a ...

Life is Really All about Love

I deeply believe that what counts with God is what we say and do.  Of course, we are imperfect beings, ...

Some Thoughts on Truthful Living

We must be ourselves, so it is much better to choose to be who we are – trying to be ...

America: The Movie and Country

I just saw “America” as it opened in New Orleans.  I plan to see it again and perhaps a number ...

Independence Day

 I am an optimist at heart.  Otherwise, how else could I try to see the path toward Heaven on Earth–and do so ...

The Importance of Positive Values

I have been following the many elections across the globe.  The more I think about India’s election, the more I ...

The Road Less Traveled

Life is meant to be lived in a joyous, loving, thankful manner.  Our Maker, in my opinion, meant it that ...

Congressman Bill Cassidy for Senate

Very recently I attended the opening of the Jefferson Parish senate campaign office of Congressman Bill Cassidy, M.D.  This is ...

IRS Scandal

The Wall Street Journal reports on its Opinion Review and Outlook the following:  “The IRS–remember those jaunty folks?–announced Friday [June 14, ...

Spend Some Time with Me in Cuba

This was written on May 7, 2014, while I was in Cuba, along with other members of my church, to ...

Internalized Stigma and Healthy Self-Esteem

I believe just about everyone suffers from some type of internalized stigma – some much more than others, very much ...

Selfishness versus Self-Preservation

On our ultimate journey toward Heaven on Earth we must learn to shun selfishness.  But the reality is—like most things in life—the ...

A Missed Opportunity in Iraq

On May 25, 2011, The Wall Street Journal reported on its Opinion page about a speech that the highly respected and departing ...

New Hope in India and United States

India has a new prime minister, sixty-four year old Narendra Modi, whose party won the lower house of the Indian ...

America Graduates and India’s Recent Historic Election

I just completed reading all The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal stories on the election just completed in the world’s largest ...

Pondering Our Place on God’s Green Earth

A few months ago I attended a men’s retreat through my church.  Here is what I wrote one morning: I’m ...

Scott Walker versus Hillary Clinton for President in the 2016 Election!

I support Governor Scott Walker in his re-election campaign as well as a candidate in 2016 for President.  Governor Walker ...

Innovation in Government and Politics

The Republican Party needs to adopt a policy of conservation of our planet.  Also, freedom must be championed over governmental ...