Category Archives: Miscellanies

7 Surprising Health Benefits of Gratitude

As I was reflecting on 1 Thessalonians 5:18, my mind kept coming back to the prepositional phrase for you, concluding that there were benefits of giving thanks. Well, a few hours later on my phone’s news feed I noticed the … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks is God’s Will

Thanksgiving is more than the bird, the beers, the games, and even family and friends at the house. Thanksgiving should remind us to give God thanks on a daily.  According to the Apostle Paul in 1 Thessalonians 5:18, it’s God’s … Continue reading

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Are We Fundamentally Evil?

As we were talking about the church massacre yesterday, I told this younger couple I was having a discussion with that we are fundamentally evil. The couple disagreed. Rather than saying that we are fundamentally evil, this couple believes we … Continue reading

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We Make America Great Again by being Stronger Together

Let’s not forget where we came from. This rhetoric of making America great again by instilling fear and hatred of the other is not what made America a great nation in the first place.  This kind of rhetoric only serves to undermine … Continue reading

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