In the last few weeks, emotional earthquakes rocked the Richter scale in several countries and United State cities. Two major sports spectaculars were occurring simultaneously. The world cup was happening in Brazil and the National Basket Ball league best player was deciding where he would be playing next. Work productivity fell as folks took long… Read More
As we enter this summer season, terrorism, rumor of war, wicked weather, and the human tragedy of a migration of women and children on our southern border come blaring their bad news at us. The pain is not distant as the anxiety tax has moved into our pocketbooks through spikes in food and fuel prices.
It was a day in November 1952, having arrived back in South Lancaster, Massachusetts from California to be inducted into the US Army. I borrowed my father’s car to drive down Main Street to see what had happened in that town since I had left it two years earlier. In 1950, four of us teenagers… Read More
HBO’s hit show, Game of Thrones has me thinking about summer. The mantra for House Stark (a Game of Thrones family) is “Winter is Coming”. The mantra that is associated with that house is bold and strong and even intimidating. What thoughts are conjured up when you think of summer?
The greatest of all the traits; The very best among all the emotions; The superb and oftentimes the indescribable LOVE
Willingness is one of the most important traits we can possess in our journey with Christ. Willingness is faith in action and as Christians it is our mandate. How many times in our lives have we gotten to those crossroads; those valley moments when we find it truly hard to take another step. I write… Read More
The twin goliaths of death and taxes have been stalking our land this holy week generating uncertainty in our hearts. Each April 15 without fail we need to meet our governmental support obligation or face dire consequences. On Sunday we were shocked by the hateful killings in Kansas City and by mid week, the Nigerian… Read More
As we enter into Holy Week, I want to turn our attentions to light. Yes, light, the wonderful goodness of light. Light powered by the one true Source- Jesus. Jesus is the greatest light source ever and just by His very presence He can blot out darkness. I am well aware that darkness looms. We… Read More