Did We Start the Fire?

You can start a fire without matches or lighters. Paul will lead us through some easy to acquire items that we can use to build a campfire or an emergency comfort or signal fire.

Forging Ahead with Nate the Blade Maker | SOTG 1053

Professor Paul received his first lesson in custom knife forging from our friend Nate the Blade Maker. Nate Summers is a History Channel, Forged in Fire winner and a skilled custom knife maker.

Crisis? Choose Not to Participate | SOTG 1054

A local crisis or national emergency can happen at any time, you cannot stop that from happening. However, you can choose not to panic or be a part of the problem. We will consider ways to be a better prepared person.

The Sin of Covetousness

What does it mean to Covet? Does it mean to be jealous or envious?

“You shall not covet your neighbor’s house. You shall not covet your neighbor’s wife, or his male or female servant, his ox or donkey, or anything that belongs to your neighbor.” Exodus 20:17

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A man from Thomas Thrasher’s past resurfaces unexpectedly with a job offer. Thrasher once more finds himself working with a team of pipe hitters, this time directly for the agency. A massive amount of weapons and ammunition have been smuggled out of the Iraqi war zone.

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