This American Civil War

America is at war with itself. The country has never been this polarized in over a century at least but is it really war? Yes. It’s a cold war but it is heating up. What is fortifying the hostilities is that many have embraced hate as a unifying theme. Some groups have utilized hate to […]

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Podcast-22 a Day

(Click “Read more” to go to the full post and podcast.) 22 veterans commit suicide each day. That’s one every 63 minutes. 153 every week. This isn’t a problem, it’s an epidemic. And while the public’s awareness of it has grown a lot over the last few years the treatment for what is often the […]

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Who Is Your President?

A person was whingeing on Facebook recently about the security cost New York City has to shoulder to protect president-elect Trump, basically telling the city to suck it because Trump is “not my president.” Really? Have you moved to Canada and not updated your Facebook status? There was also an article in the Washington Post claiming “Trump’s […]

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Where Angels Fear to Tread

This morning, a local bible study group started the book of Hebrews. One in the group described the opening passages as having the same style as an ancient Greek tragedy. Very declarative, it states the hierarchy of heaven. Jesus sits at the right hand of God and the angels exist to serve God and those […]

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9-11-2016

I go to church each Sunday morning to celebrate His love for me and get closer to Him with about one hundred friends and strangers. But today was different, different for me because it was the fifteenth anniversary of the terrorist attacks on our nation that caused the deaths of nearly 3,000 that day and […]

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Cautionary Tale

You get into it quite by accident. While exploring an unfamiliar town or place, you just happen to walk into it without knowing how. It may be while you’re looking into a shop of two. You know, just sightseeing. And you come across a place that looks like it has some interesting stuff in it […]

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A Bunny Died

On my way to get coffee last Sunday I saw a bunny stuck between two traffic lanes. I could tell he was in trouble so I pulled over to help. Walking toward him I could tell he was scared as he hunkered down but couldn’t move. I guessed that a car had already struck him […]

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The Mercy Seat

When I woke up this morning I knew nothing of the shooting in Dallas. I got in my car to get coffee and it was all over the radio. As I sipped I saw so many reports online. While part of me could not comprehend how this could happen, although another part of me could. […]

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