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The Rule of Law: 8 Principles of Government

This lesson in the Rule of Law series is an excerpt from The Making of America: The Substance and Meaning of the Constitution, W. Cleon Skousen, The National Center for Constitutional Studies, 1985. pp.27-28. Thomas Jefferson’s “Ancient Principles” Discovery led to the Statement about Government in Declaration of Independence “By the time Jefferson had reached […]

Rule of Law: Creator Endowed Rights

A Lesson from the Prophetess Deborah – Judges 4-5 The Rule of Law is the legal foundation of protection of our Creator-endowed rights. Our Declaration of Independence states: We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are […]

Rule of Law: 8 Methods to Evaluate Violations of the Rule of Law

This lesson is an excerpt from: Lawless America: What Happened to the Rule of Law by Bruce Frohnen. The purpose of the Rule of Law is to provide settled, enforceable rules, known by the people, which allow them to plan their lives according to those rules. 8 Points of violation of the Rule of Law Lon. J. […]

Rule of Law: The Duty of a Representative

The current defiance of many Texas State Representatives to respect the will of the people in regards to the election of the Speaker of the House offers another opportunity to teach the principles of the American Rule of Law. This is the 4th lesson: The Rule of Law. Restatement: The purpose of government is stated […]

Rule of Law: Compliance produces a Republic.

Lawlessness to the Creator’s Rule of Law will never produce a Republic. This is third in a continuing series explaining the principles of the Rule of Law. A lawless game is not the equal of the real game.   In continuing our Monopoly game explanation of the Rule of Law, it was noted in The […]

The Rule of Law: No Neutral Ground

This is the second article in a series explaining the Rule of Law. In the first article, we established the principle that we are either in compliance with the Rule of Law or we are in a lawless state. [The Rule of Law: Compliance or Lawlessness] Now we will examine the principle that there is […]

The Rule of Law: Compliance or Lawlessness

To appreciate the principles of governing according to The Rule of Law we must accept that in every point we are either in compliance, or in a state of lawlessness. There is no neutral ground. Monopoly Game example: We all know the card: “Go to jail. Go Directly to Jail. Do not pass GO! Do […]

How To Regain Constitutional Lawfulness

Worldview Matters – On which foundation do you depend? In a recent post at The Imaginative Conservative, essayist Brian Miller* explained how accepting a false premise quickly degenerates into actions that rather than solving problems, only escalates and empowers those very problems threatening the social fabric of our community. In supposedly “making progress” the devastating […]

Texas Tea Party Rally 2015

Download the flyer WHO: All who support the tea party principles of Limited Government, Fiscal Sanity, Personal Responsibility, Rule of Law, and National and State Sovereignty, whether you belong to a group, attend meetings or not! Nearly 100 tea parties from around the state are participating! WHAT: First ever statewide tea party rally WHERE: South Steps of the […]

A conservative social and economic agenda—our goal also!

It is our responsibility as citizens [ref]i.e., it is our Creator-endowed self-interest[/ref] to make clear to our elected representatives that they perform their first duty — to protect our Creator-endowed rights from oppression by the established government. Such protection is accomplished only by focused adherence to the Rule of Law. “A conservative social and economic agenda.” Watch closely Bill Flores, our U.S.Representative […]

Advancing the Conservative Agenda

In a recent Town Hall interview Rep. Flores spoke about his plans as the next Republican Study Committee (RSC) Chair. Flores broke down five issues he believes members of the RSC will be taking the lead on during the 114th Congress: We need to provide economic opportunity for hardworking American families, we need to have a strong […]

Tom’s Sunday Sermon for Nov. 23, 2014

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“Obama is Not a Monarch” — by Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX)

The Constitution designs a system of checks and balances for our nation, and executive amnesty for immigrants here illegally unilaterally decreed from the White House would seriously undermine the law.

Tom’s Sunday Sermon for Nov. 16, 2014

Home of the Free, because of the Brave World War II veteran Justus Belfield spent 16 years in the Army, including a stint in Europe where he fought in the Battle of the Bulge. He also served during the Korean War when he worked as a recruiter in Syracuse. Belfield moved into the Baptist Health Nursing […]

Action Item: NO MORE STRAUS

The Bryan/College Station Tea Party continues to appeal to our two local State Representatives to make the decision to vote according to the principles of The Rule of Law in the process of selecting the next Speaker of the House. Conservatives adhere to fixed principles of truth and morality. Therefore, ALL conservatives are moved to disgust […]

Never too early – or late – when it’s time to learn

Why spend time learning, when action is what is required? Such thinking is not new to mankind. I’ve often promoted the need for those in the Tea Party Movement to learn good apologetics – the ability to defend the existence of God as a part of rational understanding of all things created – simply because […]

A congratulations and caution to Brazos County Republicans

The National Message – STOP OBAMA! The Bryan/College Station Tea Party is elated from the national message of STOP OBAMA! that swept across the States and through out the political ticket. From dog catcher to Governors, the voice of We The People was a resounding rejection of the Democratic Party’s and President Obama’s agenda of […]

Update: Citizens for Wellborn – 10-2014

Below is an informative newsletter from Jane Cohen, Citizens for Wellborn President. It is very important for all citizens in the Bryan/College Station community to be aware of specific events directly affecting the Creator-endowed rights of our neighbors. James Madison in Federalist 10 explains the necessity of the larger community to foster a respect for the […]

Appeal to Brazos County State Representatives

“Throughout most of human history, the rules by which life was governed were usually determined by force and fraud: he who had the power—whether military strength or political dominance—made the rules. The command of the absolute monarch or tyrannical despot was the rule and had the coercive force of the law. Rulers made up false […]

Report: Reject AP U.S. History (APUSH) Framework and Exam

The Federal Education Bureaucracy  is trying to dumb down students in regards to American History. The newly revised AP (advanced placement) U.S. History exam is to be taken by America’s top students in May 2015. The framework (curriculum) and exam have been revised by the College Board, a private company making millions, now headed by David Coleman, […]

Connecting The Dots: Establishment Republicans and the Chamber of Commerce

The need for Leadership rather than the inevitablility of outcome from mere Facilitators. Apart from We the People, our community is suffering from an appalling lack of leadership from elected officials, directors of public services, and the local news media. Instead, we are overwhelmed with facilitators of inevitability. The absence of common sense – the republican […]