A day at a time

There is a sobering reality that comes with a cancer diagnosis. Cancer reveals the vulnerability of humans, all humans. Not everyone has cancer, but everyone is human. Humans are subject to the hand of God. He alone determines the number of your days. A cancer diagnosis highlights this reality. A cancer diagnosis means life happens
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What about Orlando?

Evil is for real. It showed its ugly face this past weekend in Orlando. There are people who are committed to bring human suffering to those they see as enemies. As evidence unfolds that this mass shooting is connected to an orchestrated scheme of terrorist plots, a grim reality continues to emerge: We are not
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God has made his choice!

God has selected Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton to be the nominees of the 2 major political parties for President of the United States. The truth is that whomever of these 2 is elected, there is nothing either one of them can do which will prevent you from honoring God and being a faithful servant
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Fig leaves no longer needed!

Exchanging the truth of God for a lie. Here is a portion the letter from the Department of Justice (DOJ) that is being sent to America’s schools, according to the NY Times quote: “When a school provides sex-segregated activities and facilities, transgender students must be allowed to participate in such activities and access such facilities
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I didn’t mean that…

I didn’t meant that!! How many times have those words raced out of your mouth? Your heart vainly hopes to intercept the deadly verbal missiles launched from that same mouth only moments before. Despite your desperate attempt to stop the flight of those missiles, it is too late. They have found their targets. Devastating damage
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Tax week

This is tax week. This Friday is tax day, the day most Americans love to hate. The tax burden appears to be too high. The government often wastes taxpayer dollars. Sometimes those dollars are spent on unspeakable acts of immorality and injustice. Some governmental leaders and agencies are corrupt. Often the “will of the people”
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What to tell your children about thunder.

Lightning rips through the air followed by the violent crash of thunder. At that moment everything stops. Your heart pounds. Whatever you were thinking about is gone, replaced by fear, awe, terror, and a sense of smallness. The sound is of unrestrained energy. Or perhaps you are fortunate enough to hear the rolling thunder as
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God and foreign policy

God and foreign policy The world is angry. One country attacks another. One religious movement is filled with rage for those not like them. One political leader wants more power than he has. Anger shapes of the dangers of our world. However, there is a root cause to this anger that cannot be addressed by
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Thoughts at the break of day

The monochrome of daybreak is warming to the touch of the sun. The air is still. The quiet of night will last just a bit longer. Soon engines, birds, wind in the trees and the sounds of morning will usher in a new day. While there is wonder in how this day will unfold its
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