Monthly Archives: August 2016

Entertainment and Humility

When you check out at Kroger, Publix, pharmacies and the like, you always have a last minute opportunity to purchase a weekly magazine. Or at least read the headlines. These usually are about a celebrity or public figure. And they … Continue reading

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Sundays: 1900, 1966, 2016

After reading the passages from Luke and Hebrews, I can’t help but think about how I spent Sundays as a child and teenager in the Fifties and Sixties. There were not a lot of restrictions but quite a few expectations! … Continue reading

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Family Feud?

Richard Dawson. Everyone remember him? The host of the 80s TV show Family Feud. Almost always more “fun” than “feud!” Light hearted entertainment pitting amused and amusing families against one another for prizes. Luke 12:49-56 with its “divisions of family” … Continue reading

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Oil Lamps, Batteries, and A Far Country

I don’t know how anyone stays focused! We have so many sounds, images, thoughts, memories, and desires flooding us constantly. Except when we sleep! Well…even then….here comes that strange wacky dream! It’s a wonder (or miracle) that God gets our … Continue reading

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