Jackie Icenhower and Jason Rawls are the newest Paul Harris Fellows of Rotary International Foundation. Both are members of the Atlanta Area Rotary Club that normally meets at Luigi’s at noon on Thursdays. To become a Paul Harris Fellow, one contributes $1000 to Rotary International Foundation. Once the money has been in the Foundation for 3 years, the entire amount is distributed to the local, district, and global grants.
Columns & Opinions
STATE #20 - HAWAII
Obviously I have been working from home lately and I’ve been busy getting ready for Sunday.
Standing in the gap… 1 Timothy 2:1-2, ‘I exhort therefore, that, first of all, supplications, prayers, intercessions and giving of thanks be made for all men, for kings and for all that are in authority, that we may lead a quiet and peaceable life in all godliness and honesty.”
Over the past couple of weeks, we’ve reviewed the actions taken by the Federal Reserve System (FED) in their efforts to mitigate the economic downturn that is sure to follow the COVID-19 pandemic. The two most significant of which that we’ve seen taken over the past couple of months were the reduction of the federal funds target rate to near zero and the re-implementation of a monetary policy known as quantitative easing—involving purchasing long-term debt from financial markets in order to inject more money into the economy.