What Defines a Hero In Merriam Webster’s Learners Dictionary a hero is defined as “a person who is admired for great or brave acts or fine qualities”. And in every definition I have ever seen not one says that a hero must be perfect in every aspect of his or her life. Heroes of Days Gone By Over the last […]
Celebrating Veteran’s Day Yesterday, I was honored to be among the many people and dignitaries to attend the Veteran’s Day ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery. As I listened to the speakers call out the names of some of the heroes in attendance, I was in total aw! Although I did not know them, I watched these men and women as […]
Having Gratitude Has Many Benefits I have a hard time believing that so many people in today’s society seem to be so unhappy. They dwell on the evil in the world and stress about things that are out of their control. If instead, they practiced gratitude, I believe they would instantly change their life. When one thinks about all the […]
Where Are The Children As I sit here this Sunday morning listening to our pastor, I can’t help but think to myself “how old the church has gotten”. Where are the children? Where are the young parents? When did we lose our youth? A more important question is “why did we lose them”?
Over the past few weeks, there has been a growing controversy in the NFL. It all stems from a number of players and coaches taking a knee during our national anthem. I’m not going to try to justify or criticize the protest, I just remember another quarterback taking a knee not that long ago for an entirely different reason. Tim […]
Just the other night I was sound asleep, when for what seemed no apparent reason I was suddenly awakened. It wasn’t the dog. It wasn’t any strange noise. I didn’t know what it was! Was I really talking to Jesus Since it was only 2AM, I tried to go back to sleep. But instead, I found myself talking to myself […]