Commentaries

“It’s Never Too Late” is a Falsehood

Over the years I’ve heard many different ideas and opinions on God. I heard or read somewhere that a lot of people believe that when a child is born he has known God, that he knows heaven but as that child develops, within the first year of his or her life, those memories soon disappear […]

The “What If” Stage

The “What If” Stage I can’t begin to count the number of times that I have found solutions, or what to say after the fact. We all go through this. We rethink something over again and again, and then maybe years later it pops into our mind “What if I had said this” or “ […]

Memorial Day

Memorial Day became a Federal Holiday on May 30, 1868. It was established to honor those who died in battle protecting our country and helping protect other countries as well. We have been in more wars than most people realize. The American Revolution, the War of 1812, the Indian Wars, the Mexican War, the Civil […]

Catching Up

I know that I am way behind, but I do have a legitimate excuse. I don’t want any of my followers thinking I have given up. My laptop bit the dust a few weeks ago. I dug out an old E-machine (I think it was 13 years old) and was trying to use it until […]

So This is Christmas

In some homes, there are brightly lit trees with flashy ornaments and a pile of gifts sitting underneath waiting to be opened. Some families travel to the homes of other family members and celebrate in another state and so they don’t put up a tree. Many people are out at the stores, rushing around to […]

Christ Follower

Christ Follower I read an article, either yesterday or the day before, where a woman getting ready to visit another country was advised not say she was a “Christian”, but to instead say she was a “Christ Follower”. Of course, in searching for the article today, I cannot find it. I think she said that […]

July 10, 2017 – The Cardinals I’ve talked about the many creatures in my back yard several times. Each one is beautiful in a different way. The birds are a multitude of colors, shapes and personalities. The one Blue Jay will sit in the Formosa tree next to the deck and literally yell at me […]