All This For a Flag?

At one point during the ceremony of the 10 year anniversary of 9/11, the giant flag was carefully unfolded and proudly displayed. A choir of young people sang our National Anthem, then the flag was respectively, ceremoniously, slowly and honorably folded back into its triangular form. At some point in the presentation, a woman leans …

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The Age Old Argument

How old is too old? That depends. If you are a ballet dancer, too old would be around 13 to start training, and you would be retired by 27 barring any injuries throughout the years. If you are an Olympic Gymnast, you have not more than two Olympics (22 yrs. old) before they take away …

Everyday Should Be Memorial Day

I realize that Memorial Day has passed, but I think EVERYDAY is a good day to remember and honor an American Soldier! So, while we remember the fallen, here is my personal ‘thank you’ to every Veteran and active duty soldier reading this. Words cannot express my gratitude for your service to our great Country. …

Let’s Face It

In a world of facebook, face-time, and facial recognition it seems like the human face is pretty important to our culture. Encyclopedia.com describes it this way, “The human face is commonly seen as the key to identifying individuals.” This fact is no more evident then when someone is arrested. Two things happen right away: they …

Witness Means Martyr

(written on October 3, 2015) Since the recent killing of ten Christians in Oregon, I’ve heard many believers question whether they would be courageous enough to confess Jesus if it meant certain death. I think there's genuine fear in their question. In light of that, I would like to build up our faith in this …

A Tale of Two Preachers

Once there were two preachers.   One man had already been following the call of God for quite some time. He’s currently been enduring a trial where he has been bounced around to several different audiences and officials for over two years. He’s innocent, but because he’s been preaching the message God told him to …