We frown at tightwads. Why do they grasp so tightly at their money when they have enough to share? A miser huddles around a single lightbulb when her bank accounts are fat enough to light her ...

Today only lasts twenty-four hours. Never less, never more. We can time it with a stopwatch. Today never runs too long, and we always have as much of it as we had yesterday. It’s tomorrow ...

John was a close friend of Jesus. He was one of the four musketeers, the four pinnacles of the modern church, the men who were Christ’s closest associates and who wrote the Master’s story and ...

A garden center is a wonderful place to visit. Every plant is one we can try. Our yard will explode with color if we choose this or that or maybe the one over there. All we need is our bank card, ...

So, we read there’s global warming. Then we turn the page to find another terrorist attack has taken lives. And flesh-eating bacteria have killed another innocent vacationer. We gasp to see ...

We love the anticipation of a wrapped present. What could be inside? If someone took the time to box it up, decorate it with patterned paper, and tie it up with ribbon, it must be really ...

We all start the same, unformed and newly aware of the world around us. Our life’s journey takes us along different avenues. Some of us travel tree-lined and shady streets, and others struggle ...

We all fumble now and again. We say the wrong word and hurt feelings or an argument ensues. We misplace a zero, and the next three checks bounce. We don’t hear our alarm, and we get another ...

We can lose our keys, misplace our glasses, and even forget where we’ve put our wallet. A woman posted on social media that she misplaced her tablet for three weeks. She searched everywhere only ...

What’s holding you back from your best in Christ? KICK IT OUT THE DOOR. What do you look at and say, “I don’t know if I can give this up.” KICK IT OUT THE DOOR. Who’s the person that ...

Death and taxes are often quoted as the two unavoidable things in life. Brainyquote.com adds another: trash. Mark Manson of markmanson.net says we are born helpless, we discover ourselves, we ...

Step into your garden during a dry spell. If you don’t have a garden, give your flowerbeds a good look-see. Pay attention to the plants. Which ones are doing best, still surviving in the heat? ...

Your life needs to be a subwoofer on overtime. The big kind, the Woodstock variety, eight feet tall, and vibrating with power that shakes the grains of sand underneath your feet. That’s ...