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Letter writer is just justifying his beliefs

August 23, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

Russell Scott proves that you can always find a way to justify anything you want to believe. He was shown scriptures that say “love your enemies, love your neighbors, love each other, he who lives by the sword shall die by the sword, our weapons are not fleshly but spiritual, be no part of the [&hellip...

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The real reasons gun sales are increasing

August 23, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

Mr. (Craig) Abalos’ letter to the editor on Aug. 16 is very disturbing and I feel inaccurate in many areas. The real reasons gun sales are up are: • Hillary is anti-gun and anti-NRA. This is one thing (for a change) that she is not lying about. She openly...

Special session will put Band-Aid on open wound

August 23, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

Susana Martinez must hate having to call the Legislature into session. The Republican governor doesn’t have much of a record of success there, largely because of an obstinate Senate and its Democratic majority. But thanks to an inability or unwillingness to...

Thanks to all for great event

August 22, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

WESST recently held its first Go Latinas Conference. So many people helped make it a successful event and we want to thank each of you. First, a big thank you is extended to our community for joining us. Thank you, Roswell Daily Record, for getting the word...

Letter writer needs to be enlightened

August 22, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

I have followed with interest Sandra Smith’s convoluted arguments in disparaging Christianity. I applaud Pastor Ryan’s and Russell Scott’s attempts at enlightening Ms. Smith. Both Pastor Ryan and Mr. Scott used Biblical and historic documentation in...

As Murphey sings, I have come from a long line of love

August 20, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

Every one of us knows a couple whose marriage has stood the test of time. A grandparent or great-grandparent-type couple who truly enjoy each other’s company after 50 or 60 years of being committed to one another. Truth be known, each of these couples has...

Roswell could learn from Durango success

August 20, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (1)

Several residents have asked about our comments on the Durango, Colorado, recreation center. This type of a facility could replace both the Yucca Center and the Cahoon Park Pool. It is very different than what the city has been discussing. The Durango...

Voter frustration: The lesser of evils

August 20, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

For most American voters this election cycle, the “lesser of two evils” is a decision they must make on or before Nov. 8. We can’t count the number of times we’ve heard people say they’re for Donald Trump because they can’t vote for Hillary...

Good triumphs over evil in the battle of ideologies

August 19, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

When Europe came under the control of the Nazi demon, would it be possible for love to conquer hate? Would all Christians succumb to anti-semitism or would some unite under Christ’s command to love their Jewish neighbors and make opposition according to...

Snippets; Afterthoughts on the passing scene

August 19, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

Giving greatly In a perfect world, there wouldn’t be any reasons for the United Way to exist. There would be no domestic violence, neglected or abused children, hunger or homelessness. There also would not be fires and natural disasters that cause people to...