Monthly Archives: October 2017

May I Have This Dance?

“Their idols are silver and gold, the work of human hands. They have mouths, but do not speak; eyes, but do not see. They have ears, but do not hear; noses, but do not smell. They have hands, but do … Continue reading

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Keep Our Priorities Straight

Someone in the crowd said to Him (Jesus), “Teacher, tell my brother to divide the inheritance with me.” But He said to him, “Man, who made me a judge or arbitrator over you?” And He said to them, “Take care, … Continue reading

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Don’t Be Afraid

(Jesus said) “Do not be afraid, little flock, for your Father has been pleased to give you the Kingdom.” Luke 12:32 Are you afraid? Most people seem to have their bouts with fear. Maybe that’s why this story has always … Continue reading

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Academic Integrity Lost

I guess I just have to get this off my chest… and see how many people de-friend me or drop my blog. For complete openness, yes I received my masters at Duke. And yes, I have always wanted to go … Continue reading

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Dirty Windows

“… first take the plank out of your own eye, and then you will see clearly to remove the speck from your brother’s eye.” Matthew 7:5b Their city houses were only a few feet apart. Although Ardith hadn’t met her … Continue reading

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Truly Thankful For Mercy

I have not concealed thy loving kindness and truth from the great congregation. Withhold not thou thy tender mercies from me, O Lord: let thy loving kindness and thy truth continually preserve me.” (KJV) Excerpt from Psalm 40:10b-11 One Sunday, … Continue reading

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Don’t Hope…Decide

“But at the beginning of creation God made them male and female.’  ‘For this reason a man will leave his father and mother and be united to his wife, and the two will become one flesh.’ So they are no … Continue reading

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Self-Interest

After Adam and Eve disobeyed God for the first time—and sin entered the world—it didn’t take long for them to begin looking out for number one. Enter self-interest: They heard the sound of the LORD God walking in the garden … Continue reading

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What If They Hate My Book?

Many of you know that I have published eight books on spiritual and nutritional topics, one on my life as a US Marine, with the latest one being a novel entitled Kill Potus. I have had a very difficult time … Continue reading

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DAY: Columbus or Native American

It’s Columbus Day in America. Sort of. While still a Federal holiday, less than half the states observe Columbus day. And in some states and in many cities today is observed as Indigenous Peoples’ Day. Where Native Americans still have … Continue reading

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