AIG Counterparties

Everyone is outraged by the AIG bonuses in the millions.  However, AIG had to make good on its contracts in the derivatives arena (insurance claims).  So, The U.S. Government gives our money to AIG who then pays out these claims so that the system will not fail.  Some of this $180 Billion appears to have… Continue reading AIG Counterparties

Predicting the Future: A Dollar Crisis

Predictions fall into two basic categories: physical and spiritual, or seen and unseen.  The physical realm of cause and effect includes the economic principles we use to navigate through the muck and mire.  Economic principles address supply and demand of rational human behavior given a set of circumstances with a little culture mixed in. When… Continue reading Predicting the Future: A Dollar Crisis

The Irresponsibility of "Words"

Proverbs 6:2  Thou art snared with the words of thy mouth, thou art taken with the words of thy mouth. Words have lost their value in America.  Leaders have become magicians with their terminology.  Former President Clinton attempted to redefine the word “is” and phrases such as “sexual relations”.  Alan Greenspan used the term “irrational… Continue reading The Irresponsibility of "Words"

Home Mortgage Jubilee Numbers

According to the Federal Reserve, the total outstanding Home Mortgage Debt on September 30th, 2008 was $10.571 Trillion.  See: http://www.federalreserve.gov/releases/z1/Current/z1r-4.pdf  Page 94. The U.S. Government as of this writing as committed $9 Trillion to the Financial System.  See: http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2009/02/04/business/20090205-bailout-totals-graphic.html Just add a little more and pay off everyone’s home.  That will immediately increase consumer spending… Continue reading Home Mortgage Jubilee Numbers

1 oz of Gold = $10,000

  When the U.S. was on the gold standard, other governments could demand payment in gold.  Under the regime of the French President Charles de Gaulle up to 1970, France reduced its dollar reserves, trading them for gold from the U.S. government, thereby reducing US economic influence abroad.  This led to President Richard Nixon eliminating… Continue reading 1 oz of Gold = $10,000

I am Jehovah Who Heals

Jehovah-Rophe I am Jehovah Who Heals (Ex. 15:22-26) The Name of God, Jehovah-Rophe (י יְהוָה רֹפְאֶֽךָ׃ סנִאֲ), is startling because it gets to the root of the problem of healing from God’s perspective. God revealed to Moses that He has sovereign authority over healing. Deut 32: 39 “See now that I myself am He! There… Continue reading I am Jehovah Who Heals

Hearing God’s Voice

Hearing God’s Voice A Physicians Testimony Isa 6:8 Then I heard the voice of the Lord saying, “Whom shall I send? And who will go for us?” And I said, “Here am I. Send me!” Have you ever wondered about the path your life has taken in bringing you to the place you are today?… Continue reading Hearing God’s Voice