Tag Archives: Jesus Christ

I’m a Winner, No Matter What

It was five years ago that I was first diagnosed with cancer. After a year of chemo and some lesser treatments, it was determined that surgery was required. That surgery took place in July of 2013, with no guarantees of … Continue reading

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A Land of Feeble Universities?

American education is in trouble. I believe it to be serious trouble. We cannot seem to identify the goals of K-12 education any longer and want schools to educate our children in something or another and to make up for … Continue reading

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Shame on Trump, Shame on America

When Trump first let the world know he was tempted to run for president, several years ago, I wrote that I was proud to live in a land where anyone could dream of becoming president but ashamed that even one … Continue reading

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Putin and American Conservatives

Wanna’ hear something scary? If you like having the adrenaline rush of plain old fear, then listen to the report on Rachel Maddow, July 7, called “Russia makes inroads with American right via guns, religion.” If you’ve been following my … Continue reading

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Wise as Serpents; Innocent as Doves

Language changes over time, both syntax and vocabulary. One of the greatest and most costly losses in our day  old-fashioned word “wisdom.” We simply don’t have any use for it anymore, since we see no people of wisdom anywhere around … Continue reading

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The Declaration of Independence is the carefully wrought expression of the foundations of the United States of America. While the Constitution spells out the government to be built on the Declaration’s foundational ideas, it is the Declaration itself which much … Continue reading

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Being Near Good People

Char and I spent several days last week visiting friends in northern Minnesota. Driving back home on Sunday, we talked a bit about what a privilege it is to know such special people. Were these four couples the only blessings … Continue reading

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