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Subscriber onlyI was intrigued by the small group of boys hovering on the edge of a wooded section in town. One of them had a rifle; I supposed a BB gun or pellet rifle, and a big smile on his face. The others looked curious, and a little nervous. Continue reading...

Memorial Day

Subscriber onlyMemorial Day! The very sound of the name resonates with deep feelings within the minds of some Americans. Parades with marching bands and the rippling red and white stripes with the blue field of white stars (one of the most famous flags in the history of the world) will be a major event in many towns dotting the landscape of the United States of America. Continue reading...

Prosperity, power, and truth

Subscriber onlyConcerns about power, prosperity, and truth swirl around the concept of graduation. In this season the prospect of prosperity can lead to unabashed giddiness. It is caused by graduation gifts in the short term and anticipation over time that their education will lead to good paying jobs that result in the ability to buy the things and enjoy the experiences they set their hearts upon. Continue reading...

Can a Christian be a scientist?

Subscriber onlyAn acquaintance in Texas recently wrote and asked a question that I had addressed on page 33 in my book: "Insights on Faith & History." He hasn't read the book, so I copied that section and emailed it to him. Continue reading...