Monthly Archives: September 2011

Fact or Fiction…

From a young age kids are faced with the difficult task of identifying the difference between fact and fiction in stories.  Cinderella?  Fiction.  Abraham Lincoln?  Fact.  Pecos Bill?  Fiction.  Knowing the difference between fact and fiction in writing is one … Continue reading

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Silly questions of wonder…

I wonder many things about life in eternity.  The Bible is pretty clear on several accounts: Those with Jesus are there by Grace through faith, and those who aren’t have rejected His love.  A new creation without darkness, sin, or … Continue reading

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Wonder…

I can see it in my kids eyes when they closely investigate the see-through-wings of a captured dragonfly.  You can see it on the expressions of those stepping out of the Subway onto Times Square for the first time.  You … Continue reading

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Is USAmerican Christianity stuck in the middle class?

I’m a big soccer fan.  I’m also a big USA fan.  These two facts make a frustrating combination.  Traditionally the USA and soccer have not been close friends.  To put it frankly, we’re just not any good.  We can’t control … Continue reading

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The time is right…wisdom for every day living

A policeman was shot in a nearby town as he tried to apprehend a jewel thief.  Daily, these men and women put their lives on the line in order to keep us and our personal property safe.  As we are … Continue reading

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A nation grieves…

There is no “normal” length of time for grief.  There is no such thing as, “You should be over this by now.”  In fact, when horrific acts occur, one might better say that we’ll never be the same…there is no … Continue reading

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Paying attention to the details…

I was reminded about the importance of details as I pumped gas into my car yesterday.  I pride myself in wasting as little time as possible at trivial tasks like pumping gas so I can get to the more important … Continue reading

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