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Tuesday, April 10, 2012

As things in our world get worse and worse, so do attitudes. I have as of late begin to see a cynical and sacrastic attitude towards true country folk. It is really disheartning. Those of us that choose to live a simpler, more home centered old fashioned Christian life are almost being targeted. I suppose these 'modern' folks forget that their ancestors hunted for their food, gardened, bartered and lived modestly and simply. I suppose society as a whole has forgotten what true happiness really consist of. As I had a conversation with a long time, dear friend she touched on something that really resonated with me. And that was, that those that are truly 'set apart' for God's work will often be misunderstood and even mistreated. Why? I can't answer that, just yet. I just know what I am seeing in society is very disturbing. It is sickening. Making fun of someone for choosing a different way of life is just plain stupid...yes I said stupid. People that feel the need to 'down' someone for a different way of life are ignorant and very uneducated. But I am afraid this is what the world is coming to. We will soon be ruled by a nation of misfits that rely totally on technology,grocery stores, and their own wisdom to