what’s up with being rich?

what’s up with being rich?

Read: Ecclesiastes 2:1-11 Reflect:  Can you imagine for a moment that you are Elon Musk?  You are one of the richest men in the world, you own the largest electric car company in the United States, you have your own space program called SpaceX, and you were...
EZEKIEL BLUES

EZEKIEL BLUES

I’m currently reading through Ezekiel in my Bible reading plan, and let me tell you, it’s been tough. Ezekiel isn’t exactly the cheeriest of books in the Bible. The main theme of the book is God’s judgment on Israel because of their sinfulness. It is full of...
BUT I DON’T LIKE TO TAKE A REST!

BUT I DON’T LIKE TO TAKE A REST!

It was the Christmas season and one morning I was playing the nine o’clock coffee break on WJTL while my then three-year-old played quietly on the floor. Evie’s “Come on Ring Those Bells” began playing, her lovely voice singing: “Everybody likes to take a holiday;...
ARE YOU CONFIDENT…..MAYBE????

ARE YOU CONFIDENT…..MAYBE????

I have struggled most of my life with a lack of self-confidence. Public speaking class, piano recitals, college auditions, job interviews, professional gatherings. Anytime I feel ‘in the spotlight’, so to speak, or in new situations, I am nervous and unsure of myself....
DEAR LITTLE CHILDREN

DEAR LITTLE CHILDREN

My dear little children. My precious babies. Oh, how cute and adorable… No! No, wait a minute! Here in I John 2:1, the author is not talking about newborn infants. These are little children who happen to be full blown, grown men with lots of facial hair and a voice as...