In any sort of emergency some form of communications is vital to allow the citizens of the community to function properly. This is especially important in small communities around the country. Some sort of organized CB operators with well equipped stations could easily make a big difference in emergency situations.
Security is not an issue for the Cobra microTALK 25Mile 2 way Radio. There are 142 privacy codes available. This will cut down on interference from other two way radio communication.
Take your little one to pick out an angel from one of the communication equipment Angel Christmas trees. Shop for someone else, then talk about how blessed you and your family are that you are able to help someone else. Talk about how giving makes you feel. Help your little one imagine the smiles on other little faces when they see the toys and clothes that your little one helped you pick out for the family that needed a helping hand.
The memory is a bit smaller than most people prefer without a card slot and only 5.5 mbs of internal memory. The phone book holds 1000 entries and includes photo call functionality. Each entry has room for a full name, address, email, and 6 phone numbers. The motorola V555 has the capability to recall the last 30 calls (10 missed, 10 dialed, 10 received).
I have friends of all races and religions they will never convince me of anything more. I talk to people of all faiths about the Lord Jesus Christ as not being a man but God. Where is Buddha, Muhammad, Joseph Smith or any other person that men might follow? They are still radio communication in the grave. Jesus rose from the grave and awaits the day of His return to bring His sheep home.
If all else fails, use plain English! Not all situations lend themselves to recommended ATC phrases or you may just forget how to say something. I was once departing an unfamiliar airport and as I called ground I suddenly realized I had no idea where I was on the airport. The call went something like this, "Littletown ground, Cessna 12345, ummm... " (at this point I was wildly looking around me) "I'm at the Chevron sign, ready to taxi with Delta, departing to the west." Whew -- saved by the Chevron gas sign! Ground found me and let me taxi.