A family in small town Azle, Texas, bought a house with large windows in an upscale lakefront neighborhood. The area was heavily wooded, and only the houses along the shore had views of the water. ...

If you grew up in church, you know the child’s song about hiding our light under a bushel. We must let our light shine! Uncover our Christian witness! Let people see our life through the lens of ...

Social media sometimes seems like a comparison of me and you. You post a picture of your freshly cleaned house, and I scramble to make mine look even neater. Whose vacation is more enticing? The ...

Let’s discuss the Olympics for a moment. Specifically, the opening ceremony. The part involving the flame that burns throughout the Games. In 1984, Los Angeles in the United States hosted the ...

It’s time to get out our garden gloves. We’ll also need potting soil, a bit of fertilizer, and a bigger pot. It’s time to replant that rootbound plant . . . the one we’ve ...

In automotive terms, a supercharger shoves more air down our engine’s throat. The faster the air flows in, the easier it is to burn the fuel flowing through the fuel rail. Choke off the air, ...

At the end of the year, we are told to slow down and smell the roses, to remember what was important to us during the previous twelve months and reflect on those things. What that really means is ...

Christmas presents are near useless without gift tags. Who knows who gets what? It’s likely we’ll give little Suzy’s new doll to Aunt Betsie as she stops by on her way back to Oregon. What ...

A recent Internet news article expressed concern over the fate of undercover agents across the world. New technology has made it difficult to keep their identities secret. It’s not just cell ...

Motivation. Jesus must have had it. Think about it. What else would have prompted the Son of God to leave the fancy, bling-filled life he had in heaven (Streets of gold, remember?) to wake in a ...

We’ve all said it: Show me! Someone makes a fantastical claim, and we don’t quite see how it could be true. Two six-year-olds are playing jacks, and one says, “I have a unicorn in my ...

Size doesn’t count here. Being the bigger person isn’t in our muscles, the reach of our arms, or how tall we are. It’s in what we do, how we speak, and how we treat those around us. Read ...

What’s the use of dog tags? Obvious, you say. Certainly, for our pets, but what about the ones worn by humans? Yes, human dog tags. The sort soldiers wear. What’s the use of those dog ...
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