So close — yet, so far away

So close — yet, so far away

We are almost a week removed from Resurrection Sunday, or as most refer to it, Easter. Only one week later and I would imagine that many people have a...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Life does have its compensations — occasionally

Life does have its compensations — occasionally

At times, it seems as if there is absolutely no justice in this world, and then something wonderful happens making up for almost everything. This past...

April 20th, 2017 |  


The resurrection and the life

The resurrection and the life

Jesus said in John 11:25-26 “I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in me will live, even though he dies; and whoever lives and bel...

April 14th, 2017 |  


The high cost of speaking your mind

The high cost of speaking your mind

One thing I have learned throughout my life is sometimes speaking your mind only gets a piece of somebody else’s mind and not the good piece.An ...

April 14th, 2017 |  


Our sufferings are nothing compared to his

Our sufferings are nothing compared to his

Many of us know what it is to live with pain. It is difficult for me to remember living a day where I was pain free. For the past 25 or 30 years, I ha...

April 7th, 2017 |  


All my friends are getting old

All my friends are getting old

Getting old seems to be a long and slow process. The longer it goes the older you get.I didn’t really think I was getting old until a few weeks ...

April 7th, 2017 |  


A suspicious mind is a terrible thing to waste

A suspicious mind is a terrible thing to waste

The most valuable mind is the suspicious mind. It is in this frame of mind that the real picture has developed for me. An incident several years ago i...

March 31st, 2017 |  


The message of Easter

The message of Easter

In a few weeks, Christians all around the world will celebrate a most important holy day in the Christian faith — Easter. Easter is the central ...

March 31st, 2017 |  


You need to know about this

You need to know about this

If you have read this column for any amount of time, you know that I usually take every day occurrences and turn them into “Something To Think A...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Would you like a burp with that hiccup

Would you like a burp with that hiccup

Looking at the alarm clock by my bedside, it clearly read 2:37 a.m. The loud buzzing sound was not in my head after all. Who in the world could be cal...

March 24th, 2017 |