Duane Collins

Bixby, OK

Letter to the editor: America must get right with God


The first line of the Star-Spangled Banner is, “O say can you see, by the dawn’s early light, what so proudly we hail’d at the twilight’s last gleaming.” This was written in 1814 by Francis Scott Key after witnessing the British attack on Baltimore during the War of 1812.  The war ended on February 18, […]

Letter to the editor: The lives of unborn babies matter, too


Do Black Lives Really Matter? The black community is protesting police departments across the country, carrying signs saying “Black Lives Matter!”  Black “leaders” like Al Sharpton, are leading these protestors and telling the world that “police departments in the United States have a vendetta against black people and are not treating them fairly.” And when […]

Letter to the editor: Atheist wants a one-world government


Citizen-Action.com reports that on June 18, the Vatican put out an encyclical in which Pope Francis urged the world to take measures to reduce anthropogenic (man-caused) climate change.  One of the lead advisors for the encyclical is prominent German atheist and one-world government activist Hans Joachim Schellnhuber. Schellnhuber recently wrote in The Guardian (United Kingdom) […]

Letter to the editor: We must ask God to forgive us


The Supreme Court ruled June 26: “Same-sex marriage is legal in all fifty states.” The vote was 5-4 and Justice Anthony M. Kennedy wrote the majority opinion saying; “No union is more profound than marriage, for it embodies the highest ideals of love, fidelity, devotion, sacrifice and family.  In forming a marital union, two people […]

Letter to the editor: Defending the Duggars


I encourage you to speak out in support of Josh Duggar and the entire Duggar family. As a fourteen-year-old boy, Josh let his raging hormonal curiosity about the opposite sex lead him into improper exploration.  What he did was wrong. Most fourteen-year-old boys are able to keep those hormonal urges in-check.  They think about those […]