Mankind has made some amazing accomplishments in the past 50 years. We’ve walked on the moon . . . numerous times. Our landing craft sends real-time reports from the surface of ...

Religion plays an important part in most people’s lives. Even if they don’t attend church. See it this way. How many holidays do we celebrate that started with religious observances? For one, ...

Labels. It’s how we tell what’s what. We shop at a resale store, hoping for something special. We drift to the clothing rack, and much of it is average, things we would rather spend a bit ...

Pine sap. It’s the stickiest thing around. Walk under a pine tree. Sit on a bench under that pine tree. You may have difficulty getting up. Once you touch pine sap (or resin), you can hardly ...

High levels of skills are built on previous knowledge. The carpenter first learns to wield a hammer. The power saw comes when his skill improves. The Olympic skater must skate in a straight line ...

Where do you find advice? From over the backyard fence? At the tollbooth? From the dental hygienist when she’s cleaning your teeth? Or do you look in a book, search out the answer in black and ...

How tenacious are weeds? The most virulent spread quickly, releasing seeds that shower our lawns and flowerbeds with rampant, unwanted seedlings. The most difficult to eradicate are those that ...

The model Christian is difficult to sculpt. What do we mold into our image of perfection? A smile for joy? Or closed eyes for peace? How do we show patience or kindness, or even goodness? Can ...

Becoming a Christian is easy. We believe on the divinity of Christ, confess our fallen and sinful nature, and ask Jesus to change us to become like him. We’ve heard it this way: We ask Jesus to ...

Learning is vital to becoming the best we can be. Most careers require us to attend ongoing education courses. We must keep abreast of new developments in our field. If we fail to attend our ...

Truth. What is it? Some will tell you it is absolute. Unchangeable. What was yesterday is today . . . and tomorrow and the day after that. Others say truth is revealed in the ...

How do we appear before people? Upstanding? Moral? Filled with the righteousness of Christ? When we stand before the mirror, we can appear however we wish. It’s the smile on our face that does ...

Young people today face a special challenge. Their lives are not their own. Dad says this. Mom says that. The school says yet something else. Then there’s the youth pastor and what they’re ...
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