The Greatest Gift

The Greatest Gift

When I was a teenager my Grandmother gave me a 1/16th scale toy tractor that had been completely refurbished for Christmas. I no longer played with toys, but this was one I had played with often while visiting my grandparents. It was personal, priceless (costly), and...
Thanks-Living

Thanks-Living

I sat in utter amazement as a friend shared that several years ago he had literally been buried alive while running a piece of heavy equipment. He thanks God for that tragic and traumatic life experience during which he was faced with the reality of his own frailty....
Not Getting What We Deserve

Not Getting What We Deserve

I was surprised to see the flashing lights in my rear view mirror as I drove along the road exiting Sand Dunes National Monument in south central Colorado. I was preoccupied with listening to our three children (young at that time) and thinking about the two hour...
Reality Check!

Reality Check!

“If I call a sheep’s tail a leg or if a sheep thinks it’s tail is a leg, then how many legs does a sheep have?”(1) The correct answer is four, but the increasingly popular practice of determining reality, especially in matters of morality, based on individual choice...
Forever Free

Forever Free

June 6, 2019 was the 75th anniversary of D-Day commemorating the strategic invasion of Normandy in 1944 in what proved to be a decisive battle in the defeat of Nazi forces during WWII. On that singularly memorable and momentous day, 4,413 young men lost their lives as...