Getting the Full Picture

Getting the Full Picture

CBS journalist Lara Logan is trending on Twitter today because she made what some are calling an "outrageous claim." She said the news media is biased and that people need to read Breitbart to get the full picture. She's right! She said, "Although the media has...

Socialism Doesn’t Work

Socialism Doesn’t Work

Margaret Thatcher said it best: "The trouble with socialism is that eventually you run out of other people's money." Truth. Have you seen Venezuela in the news lately? If not, please research it. A country with immense wealth and prosperity reduced to ruins by...

Fleeting and Fleeing

Fleeting and Fleeing

“The seed cast in the gravel—this is the person who hears and instantly responds with enthusiasm. But there is no soil of character, and so when the emotions wear off and some difficulty arrives, there is nothing to show for it." ~Matthew 13:20-21 (MSG) The parable of...

World Hijab Day…eh?

World Hijab Day…eh?

International Hijab Day is coming up. It's promoted on social media with hashtags such as: #FreeInHijab and #WorldHijabDay. I have nothing against a woman who wants to wear a hijab because it's required by her religion. We have a mosque here in my hometown, and I...

Mandela Effect

Mandela Effect

I was "today years old" when I found out Van Gogh did not paint “The Scream.” Now, I’m questioning everything. Is this a Mandela Effect? "The Scream" by Edvard Munch So, for those of you who don't know, or aren't sure, the Mandela Effect is the idea that people...

Christmas Carols

Christmas Carols

Let’s talk Christmas carols. These are curious questions for me. Pipe in with your own questions and/or answers! 1. “Scary ghost stories.” WHO is telling scary ghost stories at Christmas? Stephen King’s fam? Who? 2. Twelve Days of Christmas. Just what is going on...

Welcome to Monday!

Welcome to Monday!

Welcome to Monday! If you're on the high, enjoy it, rest and prepare for the low to come next. If you're in a valley, know that the high will come in time. In the meantime, give your troubles to God, He has overcome this world. And, I'll pray for you! Leave a few...

Ups and Downs Are Part of Life

Ups and Downs Are Part of Life

If we believe that ease, lack of problems, "everything clicking along nicely" is NORMAL, then we're guilty of unrealistic expectations in life. There will ALWAYS be problems, strife, and "bumps in the road." Life is ups AND downs, so if we PLAN for the downs as part...

What You Think Matters

What You Think Matters

This quote from Sarah Young (Jesus Calling; Jesus Lives, et. al.) is why political anger is wrong. Not because our viewpoints are wrong (they are simply different), but because they harden our hearts and hurt our relationship with God. If a party tells us to demonize...

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