Choose Wisely – Problem or Solution

Philippians 4:8 “Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable—if anything is excellent or praiseworthy—think about such things.” Watching our three very different dogs’ natural behavior, it occured to me how much we humans are like that One peed in theContinue reading “Choose Wisely – Problem or Solution”

Government System

Our government system was designed to consist of three branches, legislative, judicial, administrative. This matters, and intends to keep each branch in check. No matter how they disagree, it’s crucial to keep checks and balances. I certainly don’t want to live under a dictatorship where opposition is squashed or reputations are destroyed. I recently readContinue reading “Government System”

2019 UMC General Conference

This is my personal response to some who asked for my take on things. We knew that however it ended up, a large number of people would feel hurt, scarred, betrayed and disillusioned.  Another large group would feel those exact same things, and relieved.  Everyone involved feels war torn.  A sad state of affairs.  ItContinue reading “2019 UMC General Conference”

National Flags at Church

Greetings and peace in the name of the Lord.  (see scriptural references at the end of this essay.)per I respect the enthusiasm many people have for displaying their patriotic flags.  In this article, I am only focusing on the issue of whether or not it’s appropriate to fly any national flags inside or outside aContinue reading “National Flags at Church”