Category Archives: Christian Attitudes

A Dream Of God’s Peace

You may have heard about a movie called The Shack, from a book of the same title by Wm. Paul Young (or William P. Young).  The book was hugely popular, and likely the movie will be too.  A friend loaned … Continue reading

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Who Is Lying?

After more than a year of grinding political campaigns, the presidential election is only weeks away. I heard a joke the other day that asked if Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are in a boat and it capsizes, who survives? … Continue reading

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The Truth Will Out.

Probably my poorest habit in writing is that I tend to be overly wordy, posting articles that strain the attention span of most people.  The trend today is to write short pieces, so that readers may get in and get out quickly, … Continue reading

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Looking To The Future

57 years ago, in 1959, I was 14 years old. Back then, when people thought about what the future would bring, they usually thought in terms of technological advances. They thought of things such as longer life spans with better … Continue reading

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A Million People

For you formed my inward parts; you knitted me together in my mother’s womb. I praise you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made. Wonderful are your works; my soul knows it very well. – Psalm 139:13 For some time … Continue reading

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Do You Trust God?

Read this as a devotional. Take the time you need. “Draw near to God, and he will draw near to you” (James 4:8). As you read it and think about it, do nothing else — no other thoughts; no concerns … Continue reading

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Compassion With Wisdom

But the wisdom from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, open to reason, full of mercy and good fruits, impartial and sincere. — James 3:17 It is a righteous, good, loving and Christ-like thing to have compassion, to do … Continue reading

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Do You Need A “Plan B”?

A long-time Christian friend sent out a concerned e-mail regarding the deadly geo-political situation in the Middle East, America’s complicit role in spreading moral depravity around the world,  Cycles of War, looming climate change and coming drastic food shortages.  He asked, … Continue reading

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Politics Or Morals?

Certain “political” issues aren’t really political, as much as they are moral. Slavery was a huge issue in its day, with proponents defending their cause behind concepts such as economic need, property rights and State’s rights. But essentially, slavery is … Continue reading

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This Is My Country

After the 2012 elections I wrote a post entitled, “Who Cares?”, lamenting the fact that in California 9 and a half million voters didn’t even care enough to cast a ballot. I ended the article by quoting the lyrics to … Continue reading

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