It is hard to believe that I have been out of High School for FIFTY THREE years! I’ll have to admit that my High School years were more than just “all right” – – they were pretttttyyyyy exceptional! It was during those four years that I really “came into my own,” if you would. I… Read More Which “IN” Group are YOU a Part of?
Maybe You Are Too!!!! I can’t believe how many times I have heard the phrase, “Your wife must be a Saint to put up with you!” It is usually a good natured comment, (Or at least I hope it’s good natured!), and I just smile and nod my agreement and it goes on from there.… Read More My Wife is a Saint …
As you may know, I have been pursuing my Writing Career, in one manner or another, for some 58 years! There have been a number of “ups and downs,” as you can well imagine. In the beginning is when I experienced the “downs,” and for the last 35 years I have been Blessed with a… Read More NOW I’m a Christian Writer!
Do You? Have you ever had anyone say to you, “Boy, you’re lucky!” I’m sure you have, and, I’m also sure that, like us, you have said, “Christians aren’t lucky, we’re Blessed.” Recently, however, I have discovered that there is more to it than just a random Blessing here and there. You see, these Blessings… Read More We Claim God’s Favor …
PERCEPTION, MODERATION, DECISION One of the first things you learn as a parent is that all of your children are different. Temperaments, Personalities, Likes & Dislikes, Goals and Aspirations are all different. While this is what makes a family exciting and interesting, it is also what make parenting a challenge. It wasn’t long before I… Read More … AND THEIR THREE WORDS WERE:
We DON’T Serve a “Burger King” God! I don’t know if you are old enough to remember when BURGER KING implemented their most memorable jingle. It was written to combat McDonald’s famous 1974 jingle, “Two all-beef patties, special sauce, lettuce, cheese, pickles, onions, on a sesame-seed bun.” Folks were singing the McDonald’s jingle all over… Read More You Need to Understand….
My wife, Bless her Heart, strives daily to live as healthy of a life as she can. She constantly watches her diet, trying different suggestions that she finds hither and yon. She goes to Water Aerobics weekly, and tries to get in her “necessary steps” on a daily basis. It is that latter statement that… Read More THE 10,000 STEP MYTH
I am, throughout the course of my life, Blessed with compliments about my knowledge, wisdom, skill, and abilities. And, fool that I am, my reply usually is, “…and I’m good lookin,’ too, but nobody ever mentions that!” Now, I do say that as a goofa-goof, though it drives my wife right crazy as she thinks… Read More … BUT THE CAMERA DOESN’T LIE!
If you don’t know me very well you might think that is both a pompous and egotistical statement! However, it really isn’t! The truth of the matter is, I am a good teacher! Let me give you a couple of statements to verify this premise. When I was student teaching back in 1971, a team… Read More I Now Know WHY I am Such a Good Teacher!
A little over two decades ago God Blessed me with a job at THE CAMELBACK INN. I was originally hired on a temporary basis to work on a Computer Program that dealt with Preventative Maintenance, but one thing led to another and, before long, I was a permanent fixture in the Engineering Department. My official… Read More You ARE an Engineer, Aren’t You?