To Do

“time keeps on slipping, slipping, slipping into the future” Steve Miller “But there never seems to be enough timeTo do the things you want to do once you find them” Jim Croce “Does anybody really know what time it is?Does anybody really care?” Chicago “So I ain't wastin' time no more'Cause time goes by like …

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The Church – Who Cares?

Americans are giving people. Whenever there is a crisis somewhere in the world, the people of the United States step up to the plate and give, with time, money, and resources. Specifically, the Christian church in America gives: We give something like $130 billion dollars to the churchLocal churches and non-profits are responsible for most …

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Friends are Friends – Forever?

One day, when I was eight years old, I happened upon two neighbor kids playing with a large box, like the kind a refrigerator was delivered in. Now, kids are like cats in this regard – a box offers a world of possibilities, a spaceship, a western fort, maybe a castle. I did the obvious …

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What a Piece of Work Is Man

“God delights in concealing things;scientists delight in discovering things.” Proverbs 25:2 (The Message) We find ourselves in an unfortunate “debate” in modern America over matters of what should be simple science. I was recently chastised for pushing my beliefs on others. Was I going door-to-door handing out religious literature? Putting political flyers under windshield wipers …

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Be Like The Lobockis

A Coming-of-Age Tale I was twelve years old when I discovered the power of potatoes, rocks, and, especially, kind people. Let me explain… Like most people reading this, I graduated high school. Many of you went on to graduate from college. In my local culture, they celebrate graduating from kindergarten, elementary school, and middle school. …

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