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Trump Proclaims National Sanctity of Human Life Day

Trump Proclaims National Sanctity of Human Life Day

The March For Life may not number in the millions, but their victims do. And President Trump notices. On Tuesday, he issued a proclamation on National Sanctity of Human Life Day, which coincided with the 47th anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court’s Roe v. Wade decision. In his presidential proclamation on National #SanctityofHumanLifeDay Pres. @realDonaldTrump… View more

Kentucky Couple Adopts 7 Children In 10 Months

Kentucky Couple Adopts 7 Children In 10 Months

What a difference a year makes. When 2019 started, Whitney and James Meserve of Reynolds Station, Kentucky, were childless. Today they have seven children – five of whom are siblings and were adopted last week by the couple. “It’s a Christmas miracle,” their daughter, Jayda, 10, told the Messenger-Inquirer in Owensboro, Kentucky. The Meserve family… View more

Our Home Conveys Our Values

Our Home Conveys Our Values

If new friends visited your home, what would it say to them? I’m not talking about the light fixtures, paint colors, or furniture – nor anything that has to do with the latest, most expensive trends. What I’m talking about are those symbols that point to our personalities and what we hold most dear. Would… View more

What Dads Really Want Is Your Time

What Dads Really Want Is Your Time

Do a Google search for Father’s Day, and most stories will be centered upon buying the right gift. For weeks marketers have exhorted families to purchase anything and everything – and everywhere. But most dads don’t want gifts. They want your time. A loving family is the best way to help kids find happiness and… View more

Love Takes Action

Love Takes Action

Love can be a complicated thing. Entire TV series and movies are built around love and relationships, which makes for fascinating entertainment. Our 7-year-old and I recently discussed the very topic of love where it helped simplify matters – for both of us – when I posed a simple scenario. “If I told you all… View more

Let Your Kids See You Love Your Spouse

Let Your Kids See You Love Your Spouse

Positioned in between Mother’s and Father’s Days, you might have parents on the mind. As we hopefully reflect on the goodness our parents afforded us, we tend to marvel how they gave us so much love. If you were blessed to enjoy parents like mine, you may realize there was one constant throughout it all… View more

Parents Are the Best Role Models

Parents Are the Best Role Models

By Tom Konecny Like most parents, I often played on the floor beside our son when he was very little. Without giving it much thought, I laid on my side and propped up my head. I found that position to be more comfortable than sitting. It kept my adult-sized legs out of our way and… View more

Raising Children With Strong American Values

Raising Children With Strong American Values

By Tom Konecny A loving family is the best way to help kids find happiness and security in their lives. The families America needs are ones who provide nurturing, support, unconditional love, faith, stability and mentorship. Enumeration like that may seem daunting, perhaps elusive. However, it’s really not difficult to attain. The problem is we… View more

The Real Problem with Black Friday

The Real Problem with Black Friday

By Tom Konecny Here in America it’s easy to appreciate a capitalistic society. It’s long been the American Dream that every U.S. citizen should achieve success and prosperity through hard work and initiative. Having an economic system whereby trade and industry are controlled by private owners for profit, rather than by the state, is consistent… View more

Thanksgiving: a Very American Holiday

Thanksgiving: a Very American Holiday

By Tom Konecny Memorial Day. Independence Day. Labor Day. Veterans Day. America has plenty of holidays that are all our own. They speak to our culture, our nation and are celebrated only here. Thanksgiving is another of those with a slight twist – other nations commemorate a Thanksgiving holiday at a different time of the… View more

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