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"Alternativa al Lío en el que Estamos"


Querido amigo, "Alternativa al Lío en el que Estamos" 17/08/30

En la feria del condado de la Oficina, di folletos diciendo: "Hacer la paz con Isis sin violencia" y agregó "alternativa al desorden en el que estamos". El cambio de respuesta después de empezar a agregar este último fue muy alentador. En lugar de tomar el volante como de costumbre con cierta reticencia ", la gente a menudo respondió con" voy a leer que "," tienes razón, seguro que es un desastre "," gracias! ", Y así tomar el volante con mucho más entusiasmo . "

Por lo tanto he dado alrededor de 200 más que el año pasado por lo tanto un total de alrededor de 500 este año. Veo esto como una muestra esperanzada que la gente está buscando otra manera de responde a Isis. ¿Qué está proporcionando la iglesia? He añadido a veces "hemos estado haciendo lo mismo durante 15 años y esperar resultados diferentes. Algunos lo llaman este locura.

 Una señora respondió: "Acabo de leer su folleto, usted es un buen escritor, estaré pensando en ello".



 ¿Cómo va en el Departamento de Policía? Le pregunto a Jim Reed, el Sheriff del Condado de Bureau. Jim respondió: "Muy bueno para todos". Me pregunté, "¿Utilizas cámaras de video?" Jim respondió: "Tenemos en los coches, pero no en los oficiales. Son muy caros, ojalá tuviéramos el dinero. "Respondí:" Sabes que si no gastamos 1,8 millones de dólares por minuto para el ejército, tendrías mucho para eso ". Él respondió:" Es un buen punto ". Este es el sheriff y yo.

Desde Plow Creek Fellowship donde vivimos por más de 25 años se está disolviendo. Ayudé a uno de los movimientos de la hermana. Eso fue muy doloroso para todos nosotros. A pesar de esa tristeza es útil recordar todas las buenas experiencias que el tiempo ha sido para nuestra familia y para muchas otras personas.

La granja se convertirá en una organización sin fines de lucro para trabajar en el hambre mundial llamado "Hungry World Farm".
  
Una nota lateral interesante: Un compañero que conocí en la feria está escribiendo un libro sobre el origen de John Deere Tractor Company. Cuando le mencioné la historia que escuché acerca de cómo se inventó el arado en el granero de Plow Creek Farm, estaba muy interesado. Esto lo llevó a visitar la Sociedad Histórica Tiskilwa. Yo lo llevé a ver y fotografiar nuestro granero.

La historia es que el tipo que inventó el arado, se negó a patentarlo porque quería que fuera de libre acceso a cualquier persona. John Deere lo patentó entonces.

Continúen orando por la paz, porque como una persona me dijo: "Me temo que Trump nos llevará a la guerra".
Jim


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