Time to Stop Painting the Lid on the Sewer

With the growing list of shortages threatening us these days, there’s at least one commodity with no supply chain issues. Our colleges and universities keep us supplied with activists ready to take to the streets and bombard social media to declare that they’re suffering intolerable pain because of something someone said or did. Needless to say,  Continue reading

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Attention Seeking Behavior ~ A Practice Desperately Needed

I’ve done some questionable (okay, pretty “stupid”) things in my life, but I’ve never painted my face or dyed my hair to match any school’s team colors or to comply with some passing trend. I’ve never gotten body piercings, huge tattoos, worn special clothing, or  Continue reading

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Addressing a Power Failure

Having fewer things to worry about is always a good thing, so let me suggest at least one. For most of us, having a flat tire on our car is less likely these days than it would have been a few decades ago. It’s one of the many blessings we enjoy but rarely think about. No doubt, multitudes  Continue reading

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Leaving His Mark Upon My Life ~ Guest Post

When I come across something that I find to be good, helpful, encouraging, or strengthening, I love to pass it along and encourage others to try it, too. I do that with everything from food to tools, but the greatest joy comes from  Continue reading

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Empowering Incredulity

How to handle “the news” these days is challenging, isn’t it? The way the mainstream news outlets interpret events and deliver information is, to say the least, provocative and often challenges credibility. But rather than embarking on a quest to determine whether heads can actually explode from  Continue reading

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A Legacy in the Leftovers

Today’s edition will be a little different. It’s not unusual for most people, especially Christians, to look for meaning when challenging events happen to them. We want to come away with some potentially positive outcome to the  Continue reading

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