Category Archives: Personal

Worry about Roe vs. Wade

It’s officially a big deal:  Another Supreme Court vacancy has jumped into the political scene.  A fairly conservative executive branch will likely appoint a judge who is conservative, a Constitutional originalist, and intelligent. There’s worry, of course.  Of all the … Continue reading

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Firearms: The Big Problem

There is a big problem with firearms in the United Stated of America.  But it’s only a problem for the emotional reactors to gun-related tragedies.  And it’s a problem for liberal, amoral agenda-pushers who, along with the reactors, are clueless … Continue reading

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Nativity

Homes and hotels fill with family, friends, and native travelers. A harmless, helpless baby lies in the feeding trough of cows. While tables fill with food and drink, and walls contain the warmth and laughter, there, in the barn is … Continue reading

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Terrorism- just calling it as I see it

Years ago when my children were young, I instructed them on how to react during a terrorist attack.  This was pre-9/11, pre-terrorist jargon, pre-radical Islamic militant worries, but nevertheless, amidst bullying and oppression by assorted individuals and groups. I taught … Continue reading

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Double ἀνδρίζομαι, 7 & 8

ἀνδρίζομαι – It’s a Greek word that means “be the man.”  It rings with a sense of acting like a man, and being strong and brave like a real man, regardless of the world around you.  It’s pronounced this way: … Continue reading

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67 A.D. – Hebrews

It’s been a while since I posted any personal commentary in my reading, The New Testament – As It Was Written (a Bible reading emphasis in my church this year).  Here are some thoughts on the Letter to the Hebrews,  … Continue reading

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ἀνδρίζομαι, 6

If manhood was measured by patriotism and leadership, “Alex Dunn is Captain America,” according to Fox News’ Todd Starnes in his 9/22/2016 article HERE.  I agree.  Alex, a 16 year old young man, rose to the occasion when desecration was … Continue reading

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ἀνδρίζομαι, 5

My wife and I recently enjoyed a baseball game at Kaufmann Stadium in Kansas City.  As expected, pregame activities featured The National Anthem.  Everyone stood.  Black, white, brown, tanned, sunburned, fair-skinned, wrinkled, green-haired, nosed-pierced, wigged, bald, bearded, primped, veterans, frail, … Continue reading

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The Right of the People…

I’ve changed my mind about how I view the right to keep and bear arms.  That phrase – right to keep and bear arms – has been floated so much that it has lost its real meaning.  So I avoid … Continue reading

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Capture the Flag

Does the RAINBOW get your attention?  It should.  It is God’s sign of the covenant that He made between Himself and His creation after bestowing a post-Flood blessing to righteous Noah (Genesis 9:1-17).  It does not represent a special interest … Continue reading

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