Identifying Disinformation – Part IV

This blog series is intended to help readers in identifying when you should be suspicious that information you are being provided is intentionally false and/or misleading. I am not trying to strong-arm anyone into making a decision that they don’t think is right for them; I am merely trying to avoid people making decisions thatContinue reading “Identifying Disinformation – Part IV”

Tips for Identifying Disinformation – Part III

In this part of the series on identifying disinformation, we will look at clues from what purveyors of disinformation say that should raise red flags. If you are new to the blog or you did not read parts I and II, I just want to reiterate some important points. My intention in writing this blogContinue reading “Tips for Identifying Disinformation – Part III”

Tips For Identifying Disinformation – Part II

In Part I of this blog series, I discussed what disinformation is, why it occurs, and why it is dangerous. I want to reiterate; I am not trying to combat disinformation because I want to force anyone into doing anything that they choose not to do. As I stated, my intent is to make sureContinue reading “Tips For Identifying Disinformation – Part II”

Tips For Identifying Disinformation – Part I

This is part one of a series of blog posts that I will write on this topic. For purposes of the blog post, I am addressing “disinformation,” the spread of incorrect information with the intent to harm, confuse, mislead, or otherwise affect people’s hearts and minds to accept lies and/or support the position of thoseContinue reading “Tips For Identifying Disinformation – Part I”

What Do We Know about Natural Immunity?

Key Takeaways: Until we have more data – (1) If you have not had COVID-19 and are unvaccinated, you and your family, friends and loved ones are at risk. Please get vaccinated as soon as possible. (2) if you previously had COVID-19, we cannot tell you how much or little protection you may have againstContinue reading “What Do We Know about Natural Immunity?”

Confused about whether you can get a COVID booster shot now? Here’s your guide:

Do you have an immunodeficiency or condition that causes you to be moderately to severely immunocompromised and you previously received the J&J/Jannsen vaccine? YES –> Unfortunately, the CDC does not have enough data on this situation to recommend a booster at this time. Talk to your doctor, but go no further in this decision guide.Continue reading “Confused about whether you can get a COVID booster shot now? Here’s your guide:”

Thinking about traveling? I bet you haven’t thought about all these things.

I know. You have been cooped up far too long. You are so ready to be over this coronavirus, so what better way than to take a trip? Well, if you plan to travel, consider these things: Consider the state(s) or countries you are travelling to. Get an update as to any travel restrictions forContinue reading “Thinking about traveling? I bet you haven’t thought about all these things.”

Should You Trust Your Faith or The Vaccines to Protect You and Your Family From COVID?

Takeaways: Relying on faith as your strategy for protecting yourself and others from COVID is unbiblical. Relying on faith as your approach to protecting yourself and others is inconsistent with your own belief system. Reliance on faith as your approach to protecting yourself and your family from COVID doesn’t make sense. Reliance on faith toContinue reading “Should You Trust Your Faith or The Vaccines to Protect You and Your Family From COVID?”

Is Getting the COVID Vaccine Taking the Mark of the Beast?

Barbra sent in the following comment to my blog: “I am new to your blog but loved the honesty and caring it portrays. I know this may make you laugh, but I have a sibling who will not get vaccinated. Why?… Because it’s the sign of the beast in the book of Revelations! I meanContinue reading “Is Getting the COVID Vaccine Taking the Mark of the Beast?”

Understanding What is Going on with COVID and a Guide to Making Decisions for Parents, Teachers, and School Board Members

How a viral illness impacts a population will be influenced by the behavior of the virus and the behavior of the people. Background What we are seeing today is a consequence of our failure to aggressively decrease the transmission of the virus. The SARS-CoV-2 virus, which causes COVID, is an RNA virus, as opposed toContinue reading “Understanding What is Going on with COVID and a Guide to Making Decisions for Parents, Teachers, and School Board Members”