October 14, 2008
A serious problem had arisen in Crete and Titus is encouraged to remain and straighten out what was wrong. ‘Straighten out’ or resolve the problem has its root in the original Greek for ..
October 02, 2008
Machine Politicians Or Paid Puppet Masters? You only have to be popular - not qualified In corporate America the expert or specialist is always chosen over the untrained. An individual seeking a ..
September 23, 2008
Some times it is hard to make sense of life. Common Sense: Although I think there is sort of an “universal" common sense, in other words events evolve according to a natural order, certain ..
September 08, 2008
If I were to have to choose the single most disruptive element of the midlife transition, it would have to be an irreversible transformation in core values. There's a certain inevitability about that .
August 31, 2008
In the American society, the goal is to acquire as much wealth as you can. . . it doesn't matter how you get it. Sure, if you are caught doing something blatantly illegal, you will go to jail. . . ..
August 17, 2008
Poisoned Petals by Andy Crabb is a set of over forty short stories, tales with a Spanish flavour. Most are set in Spain, with many featuring locations and people from within the Costa Blanca, where ..
July 25, 2008
How do we determine right and wrong, and can we really capture them with philosophical rules or religious commandments? The answer to the first question is that we call something right or wrong ..
July 24, 2008
As anyone who has read many of my articles must know, I'm a great fan of Lawrence Kohlberg's theory of moral development. He maps out three major ‘stages’ of moral evolution that people ..
July 07, 2008
Over these past years one matter which has caused me great concern and which I have attempted to address is CORRUPTION. When driving into Bethlehem leading a Pilgrimage I asked the Arab ..
June 30, 2008
If you find yourself with a poor credit report you may be considering credit repair and that may have you in a moral dilemma. Some people have questioned me on whether extreme credit repair is ..
June 26, 2008
Imagine if your job was to head up relief work in embattled Zimbabwe. Can you dare contemplate the enormity of the task? Here is someplace where strong dynamic gracious leadership is needed. I have ..
June 21, 2008
Are you pro-choice or pro-life? Either way - I don't believe that you really believe it. In a previous article - I used car-pool lanes to show that most Pro-Life people don't really and fully believe .
June 16, 2008
Introduction The term ‘morality’ has been defined in an explanatory way under two broad classifications in this article: (a) general description, (b) biblical description. The main reason .
June 16, 2008
For maybe the twentieth time, I'm going to quote the famous architect, Le Corbusier, who said, “God is in the details" (how his quote ever got twisted around to say, ‘the devil is in the ..
May 29, 2008
"Revival is Zion travailing in spiritual childbirth. Revival is the Church of God as a conquering army putting to rout the hosts of hell. Revival is torrents of living water flowing out of the ..
May 21, 2008
God created Lucifer, now known as Satan, as one of the three top angels in Heaven. Lucifer had responsibility for the angels assigned to worship, while Michael leads the warrior angels who oppose ..
May 13, 2008
Fishing for the first time in my life out in Monterey Bay (California) wavered between exciting and humiliating. Still in my teens, I'd been invited by friends in a church men's group to go along on ..
May 13, 2008
During grade school, I attended “New Jerusalem Elementary School". Nothing Christian about that school. Nothing “heavenly" about it either. Someone donated the land on which they built ..
May 13, 2008
About a century ago, in the early 1900s, someone observed that the pet way for a young person to “get along in the world" no longer entailed “going west" - as in Horace Greeley's, ..
May 06, 2008
We are living in a world which considers it exciting and thrilling to explore the issue of undisciplined and uncontrolled sexual activity. Sexuality has become some kind of priority and we are now ..
April 27, 2008
From the point of view of science, all life will die. It is just what happens. Birth, life than death. When death occurs, an organism is returned to the Earth for which it came. It is consumed and ..
April 26, 2008
There is a high number of people out there that find atheism hard on the senses, like the existence of an atheist is an attack on their views. The idea there is someone out there that doesn't believe .
April 23, 2008
There are two types of religions out there. The one that seeks God and the one that has God seek people. Christianity and Islam are the ones that have God seeking the people. God came to man, showed ..
April 18, 2008
Back in the ‘70s, some scientists focused on the trait of “learned helplessness". This experiment is useful for Christians who long to read the Bible more “accurately" and ..
April 18, 2008
In the book, Chaos, by James Gleick, there's described a truly disturbing experiment conducted back in the ‘40s. The scientists had made up special decks of playing cards - many of which were ..