“When they want you silent, speak louder.”

Riley Gaines Barker, a former University of Kentucky swimmer described the campaign [of threats and violence against her] as “personal attacks” because “they don’t have any science or reason or logic or common sense on their side to debate my argument.”

“So they would rather silence me with verbal and physical abuse,” she added.

Still, Gaines is undeterred.

She wrote in a tweet the day after the ambush, “When they want you silent, speak louder.” (Bold mine)


Riley Gaines Barker is a hero.

She embodies truth and bravery.

Those against her and her message (i.e., women’s sports should be for biological women) attacked her violently. Their goal was to silence her and her message. The forces of evil* use the same methods they always have – intimidation and violence – to try and silence. The forces of evil think Riley is like themselves – cowards – and that she will cave to their pressure. But she is not going to cower and fear. She is going to speak louder.

If we ask Him, there is Someone who goes with us when we stand up to evil. He stands for the Truth, and for what is Right, and for what is Fair, and for what is Honorable. Just like He was with our Founding Fathers when they birthed this country.

We will not fight with physical violence. We will not fight at all. We will pray. We will speak. We will inform. We will vote. We will love. We will love those for us, but we will also love those against us.

Because of the spiritual forces of wickedness in the heavenly places,* we may lose our possessions, we may lose our freedom, we may lose our lives. But the people of this nation are worth it. Freedom, Justice, and Truth are worth it. And the Love of Jesus compels us to show His love, forgiveness, and hope to those who know Him and to those who do not know Him – yet.


*Ephesians 6:12 (NASB95)

For our struggle is not against flesh and blood [i.e., people], but against the rulers, against the powers, against the world forces of this darkness, against the spiritual forces of wickedness in the heavenly places. (Bold italics mine, brackets mine)

Conspiracy Theories thankfully stopped by Social Media

Masks are worthless at stopping Covid spread. Social Media censored this. (Fauci couldn’t name one study before Congress that justified masks being mandated but I think he just needed more time, he has only had three years).

The Chinese Communist Party developed the Covid-19’s gain-of-killing-function in the Wuhan Lab with “Fauci’s money.” Thankfully Social Media censored this. No Government agency has ever thought this.

Covid vaccines do not prevent getting Covid and do not stop you from spreading Covid. We have reliable Government officials on camera stating the opposite. (Thankfully President Biden incited division among Americans by pitting “vaxxers” against those who chose not to “vax”, blaming those exercising their rights to medical autonomy, (and not wanting an unproven mRNA in their body (among other undivulged ingredients)), as the reason for the continued pandemic and indirectly causing elderly deaths. Both of which are lies according to Conspiracy Theorists and rightfully shut down by Social Media).

Did Social Media censor the following? At the onset of the pandemic, doctors were having success with hydroxychloroquine and ivermectin, saving hundreds of lives, they were vilified, criminalized and censored. Government was stripping doctors of their ability to heal, countless doctors caving into pressure and possibly serving their pensions instead of their patients’ best interest. And of course, Social Media was working hand in hand with Government, censoring the anecdotal truths that if tried may have prevented the pandemic, the Conspiracy Theorists claimed. These same doctors having success anecdotally, said lock downs were the opposite of what should be done, rather we should protect the elderly and seek herd immunity. They of course were successfully censored by Social Media in this as well.

I’m glad these Conspiracy Theories are not true and Government and Social Media protected us through medical mandates and censorship.

Imagine what disaster could have happened in a free society?

I felt I had no value or worth

More to follow “tomorrow” . . . or today . . . it’s 1:20pm here.

Well, it wasn’t 1:20 PM, it was 1:20 AM. Which explains the mistake?

I am so grateful to God for answering my prayer for a sense of value and worth. I had been told to find my worth in Jesus, but I didn’t know what that meant. I prayed and asked him what to do to find my worth in Him.

He said, I was worth the cross to Him.


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