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God Raised Up Wise Men to Create the Constitution
In a revelation to the Prophet Joseph Smith, the Savior declared, “I established the Constitution of this land, by the hands of wise men whom I raised up unto this very purpose” (D&C 101:80). These were not ordinary men, but men chosen and held in reserve by the Lord for this very purpose.
Shortly after President Kimball became President of the Church, he assigned me to go into the vault of the St. George Temple and check the early records. As I did so, I realized the fulfillment of a dream I had had ever since learning of the visit of the Founding Fathers to the St. George Temple. I saw with my own eyes the records of the work that was done for the Founding Fathers of this great nation, beginning with George Washington. Think of it, the Founding Fathers of this nation, those great men, appeared within those sacred walls and had their vicarious work done for them. President Wilford Woodruff spoke of it in these words:
Before I left St. George, the spirits of the dead gathered around me, wanting to know why we did not redeem them. Said they, “You have had the use of the Endowment House for a number of years, and yet nothing has ever been done for us. We laid the foundation of the government you now enjoy, and we never apostatized from it, but we remained true to it and were faithful to God.”
These were the signers of the Declaration of Independence, and they waited on me for two days and two nights. . . .
I straightway went into the baptismal font and called upon Brother McCallister to baptize me for the signers of the Declaration of Independence, and fifty other eminent men. [Discourses of Wilford Woodruff, sel. G. Homer Durham (Salt Lake City: Bookcraft, 1946), pp. 160­61]
These noble spirits came there with divine permission–evidence that this work of salvation goes forward on both sides of the veil.
At a later conference, in April 1898, after he became President of the Church, President Woodruff declared that “those men who laid the foundation of this American government and signed the Declaration of Independence were the best spirits the God of heaven could find on the face of the earth. They were choice spirits . . . [and] were inspired of the Lord” (CR, April 1898, p. 89). We honor those men today. We are the grateful beneficiaries of their noble work.
The Lord Approved the Constitution

>New Arm Implant Will Accompany Health Care In America

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– Infowars – http://www.infowars.com/

Microchiping included in Healthcare Bill?

Posted By admin On November 13, 2009 @ 10:40 am In Science & Technology | 191 Comments
Daily Paul
November 13, 2009
Buried deep within the over 1,000 pages of the massive US Health Care Bill (PDF) in a “non-discussed” section titled: Subtitle C-11 Sec. 2521— National Medical Device Registry, and which states its purpose as:
The Secretary shall establish a national medical device registry (in this subsection referred to as the ‘registry’) to facilitate analysis of postmarket safety and outcomes data on each device that—‘‘(A) is or has been used in or on a patient; and ‘‘(B) is a class III device; or ‘‘(ii) a class II device that is implantable.”
In “real world speak”, according to this report, this new law, when fully implemented, provides the framework for making the United States the first Nation in the World to require each and every one of its citizens to have implanted in them a radio-frequency identification (RFID) microchip for the purpose of controlling who is, or isn’t, allowed medical care in their country.

Article printed from Infowars: http://www.infowars.com

>Abandon Your Home and Rent?

>The Key: Does Your State Allow Deficiency Recoveries?
There are many articles for you to read if you are “underwater” on your home, meaning your house is now worth less than the mortgage balance.

There are ten states, including California, that prohibit a bank or a lender from going after a defaulted homeowner. That’s key. If you have a job and merely decide you have no reason to continue paying for a mortgage you can never retire with cash in your pocket because the value has gone out of the market, better call your state and see if that state allows real estate Deficiency Recoveries.

Here are some of the article links for you to start your research:
Recent EzineArticles from the Real-Estate:Foreclosures Category:

Most Viewed EzineArticles in the Real-Estate:Foreclosures Category (60 Days)

  1. Timeline For Foreclosure – All 50 States
  2. Steps of Foreclosure – You Can Extend Those Steps and Stay in Your Home For 3 Years Payment-Free
  3. Should I Just Walk Away? – Here’s Help in Making a Foreclosure Decision
  4. Facing Foreclosure & Short Sale, What Happens After the Sale? Cancellation of Debt Explained
  5. Foreclosure – Some Important Facts
  6. Foreclosure Challenges – Can a Credit Card Lender Put a Lien on Your Home?
  7. What Happens When I Stop Paying My Mortgage?
  8. Short Sales Allow Homeowners to Exit With Fewer Worries
  9. Facing Foreclosure – 5 Tips on How to Buy More Time to Stay in Your Home
  10. Foreclosure Clean Up – Why 2010 Will Be a Busy, Profitable Year For This Type of Business
  11. What Does Default Mean in the Foreclosure Process?
  12. When Banks Reject Your Offer on a Short Sale
  13. Ownership of Foreclosed Home Not Transferred After Auction
  14. Produce the Note Checklist to Stop Foreclosure
  15. Ways to Stop a Foreclosure and Stay in Your Home For Free Indefinitely Even When Nothing Else Worked
Most Published EzineArticles in the Real-Estate:Foreclosures Category (60 days)

  1. Benefits of San Antonio City and How to Get a Budget Property Through San Antonio Foreclosures
  2. How to Be a Short Sale Super Hero
  3. Should I Just Walk Away? – Here’s Help in Making a Foreclosure Decision
  4. Foreclosures and Tax Deeds – A Future View
  5. Homeowners – How to Bring Up Wrongful Foreclosure Claims
  6. Avoid Foreclosure – Go For Home Loan Refinancing
  7. Foreclosure Classroom – First Things First – Learn How to Start Taking Care of Your Hardship
  8. Avoiding Foreclosure
  9. Why There is a Rise in the Number of People Looking For Information on How to Avoid Foreclosures
  10. Short Sales Allow Homeowners to Exit With Fewer Worries
  11. What is the Difference Between a Foreclosure Sale and an REO?
  12. Foreclosure Classroom – Lien Priorities – Why it is Important For You to Know?
  13. Foreclosure – Some Important Facts
  14. 12 Tips to Avoid Foreclosure & Save Your Home
  15. Subject To Avoid Foreclosure With a Little Known Method Known Mostly to Investors

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>Directories of People Who Sell Your Books

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In this issue . . .
— directories of retail stores and organizations
— John Kremer’s People You Should Know Teleseminar Series
American Way magazine
— journalists, media, brands and booksellers on Twitter

directories of retail stores and organizations
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Some magazines feature directories of relevant retail stores and other
organizations that sell books. Here are a few of those directories:

Bead & Button, Kalmbach Publishing, P O Box 1612, Waukesha WI
53187-1612. Web: http://www.beadandbutton.com. This bimonthly
magazine features a classified bead shop directory in every issue. Also
features bead societies and websites.

ShopYarn.com: http://www.shopyarn.com. Features a complete listing
of fiber and fabric shops. This same online directory can also be found at
http://www.needletravel.com. Direction Press also publishes a directory
as Fiber & Fabric Mania! A Travel Guide.

Tricycle: The Buddhist Review, 92 Vandam Street, New York NY 10013.
Email: editorial@tricycle.com. Web: http://www.tricycle.com. Each
issue features a classified directory of Buddhist centers, most of which
have a small retail store that features books.

John Kremer’s People You Should Know Teleseminar Series
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I’m hosting a weekly teleseminar where I interview someone I think you
should know – 1. Because you will learn some useful tips from them and
2. because they offer a service or product I think might help you market
your books more effectively. The primary purpose of the teleseminars
will be to teach you practical and effective book marketing tips.

This series of teleseminars will take place every Wednesday at 8:00 p.m.
Eastern, 5:00 p.m. Pacific, for the next 12 months. If you can make the
live teleseminars, you’ll be able to ask questions. But every teleseminar
will be available for you to listen to again online any time during the
next two years.

Here are the next people I’ll be featuring in this series . . .

December 9thBob Burg, author of Endless Referrals, The Success
Formula
, and The Go-Giver – How to build a Relationship Leveraging
Machine and create Personal Walking Ambassadors for your books.

December 16thJohn Harricharan, bestselling author of When You
Walk on Water, Take the Boat
and co-author of The Power of Simplicity.
And founder of AuthorsUniversity.com.

December 23rd Bill Quain, bestselling author of Overcoming Time
Poverty, 10 Rules to Break, 10 Rules to Make
, and Pro-Sumer Power.

December 30thJeanne Hurlbert and Joan Stewart, founders of
MySocialMediaExpert.com and MySocialNetworkExpert.com.

January 5thMark Victor Hanson, bestselling co-author of the
Chicken Soup for the Soul series as well as founder of the Mega Book
Marketing Universities. Has sold over 157 million books worldwide. His
newest venture is WealthyWritersWisdom.com. Special day (Tuesday)
and time (6:00 p.m. Eastern).

January 6thRick Frishman, co-founder of Planned TV Arts, president
of Morgan James Publishing, and creator of the Author 101 Universities.

January 13thBrad Walton, radio personality, media consultant,
author, and speaker. Founder of AuthorConversations.com and author of
How Does the Heart Know Love?

January 20thFrank Marquette, director of Light Box Trailers. He will
talk about how authors can promote their books with video.

January 27thJoel Bauer, founder of Infotainer.com.

February 3rdRobert Allen, bestselling author of Multiple Streams
of Income
and many other titles.

February 10thDharmesh Shaw, founder of Book.Grader.com.

February 24thSharon Williams, founder of The 24 Hour Secretary
and the International Association of Virtual Author Assistants.

March 10thKathi Dunn and Ron “Hobie” Hobart, book cover
designers with Dunn & Associates Design. Book covers are marketing
tools that impact the success of books.

March 17thJackie Lapin, founder of Life Wisdom Network and
TheArtOfConsciousCreation.com.

March 24thAlex Carroll, creator of the RadioPublicity.com program
and guest on over 1,200 radio shows during the past ten years.

April 7thMichelle Tennant Nicholson, founder of Wasabi Publicity,
PitchRate.com, PublicityResults.com, and StorytellerToTheMedia.com.

April 28thJoanna Penn, creator of the Author 2.0 Blueprint and
The Creative Penn blog on writing and publishing.

If you’d like to take part in this incredible series of teleseminars (there
will be at least 52 of them), you can sign up for less than $1 per seminar
by clicking here: http://bit.ly/jwu6K.

Again, the next teleseminar will be on Wednesday, December 9th, so
sign up soon. Each teleseminar will start at 8:00 p.m. Eastern and last
no more than one hour. And there will be time for you to ask questions
of me as well as my guest.

Sign up now by clicking here: http://bit.ly/jwu6K

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Nautilus Book & Audio Book Awards – 2010
We seek Publishers & Authors with books about making our lives more
meaningful and/or the world a better place. We accept traditional and
self-published books, audio & spoken word, children & teens in 28
categories. For more information, including Guidelines & Entry Forms,
Enter Now & Save
. More info, email: marilyn@nautilusbookawards.com

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American Way magazine
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This monthly airline magazine generally features some book reviews in
every issue. Contact American Way, 4333 Amon Carter Boulevard, MD
5374, Fort Worth TX 76155; 817-967-1784; Fax: 817-967-1571. Email:
editor@americanwaymag.com. Web: http://www.americanwaymag.com.

Their November issue feature reviews of an autobiography of bluegrass
musician Ralph Stanley, Tom Birchard and Natalie Danford’s The Veselka
Cookbook
, and Richard Power’s novel, Generosity.

Adam Pitluk, Editor

Chris Wessling, Senior Editor

Jessica Jones, Associate Editor. Reviewed The Veselka Cookbook.

Bob Mehr, Contributor. Reviewed Ralph Stanley’s autobiography.

Steve Weinberg, Contributor. Reviewed Generosity.

journalists, media, brands and booksellers on Twitter
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Mashable.com has used Twitter’s new list function to create several
lists that might interest you:

journalists – http://twitter.com/#/list/mashable/journalism

media – http://twitter.com/#/list/mashable/media

brands – http://twitter.com/#/list/mashable/brands

And here is my list of booksellers to follow on Twitter:
http://twitter.com/#/list/JohnKremer/bookstores

Quotable Books
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My father always used to say that when you die,
if you’ve got five real friends, then you’ve had a great life.
Lee Iacocca, automotive executive


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