What Do You Know?

Everyone has their own experiences.  Even when numerous people are present at the same event, if one were to ask them to explain what happened, there would be variations in the story.  I often explain it to children and youth by sitting or standing face...

A Blank Page

In the debate of nature versus nurture, I have heard it said that there is a “blank slate” theory that basically espouses that humans are born like a blank slate, of no more intelligence or personality than that of a slab of grey rock. This...

The Prolifestyle

Abortion is so evil.  It is a quiet, secret murder of tiny, helpless people and the stigma induced quiet wounding of parents.  All the while, robbing the world of our greatest treasure, abortion destroys people.   This pales in comparison to the fact that our Creator...

Puppy Love

My daughter breeds Labrador Retrievers.  She has a Chocolate dam that delivered seven very lively puppies by cesarean section last Sunday morning.   She had been laboring all through the night and she was getting exhausted.  My daughter had stayed up all night.  So, at 6am...

Protect the Children?!

I find it unconscionable that President Obama would claim that his reason for outrage that the Senate rejected the latest gun control measure is to protect children!Does anyone believe him?  He was the only man to stand up and testify against a ban on partial...

The Best Day Gone Tragic

At the Toastmaster's meeting yesterday, one of the speakers talked about his experience at the Boston Marathon the previous day.  He has been volunteering for 12 years at the elite refreshment station about 6 miles from the finish. “It was a beautiful morning.” He said. ...

The Glory of the Search

It is the glory of God to conceal a matter, but the glory of kings is to search out a matter. Scientists from generation to generation have long understood that our Creator established multidimensional laws that govern the universe and multifaceted sequences that govern our...

Value Exchange

I think of value all the time.  I compare the taste, nutritional content, ease of preparation, cost and caloric value of food.  I would rather not eat than eat high calorie foods that I don’t like.  I will eat things for pure nutrition without taste,...

Love Lifts

We’ve just celebrated Resurrection Sunday.  One of the times God showed us how much He loves us. Sometimes we just don’t feel it.  Even if people around us tell us, we can feel so alone.  Feelings lie.  Emotions are influenced by many factors, things like...

The Prescription of ForgivenessWho of us does not need forgiveness?  No one reading this is perfectly free of flaws.  Every person speaking has said something wrong or just the wrong thing at the wrong time.  Have you never taken anything that didn’t belong to you...