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  And you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength.’ The second is this: ‘You shall love your neighbor as yourself.’ There is no other commandment greater than these.” Mark 12:30-31 How can we repair a culture

The Joy of Being Bored

  8 Come, behold the works of the Lord, how he has brought desolations on the earth. 10 “Be still, and know that I am God.                                                                               Psalm 46:8, 10a (ESV)       Just scattershooting while wondering……what ever happened to being bored? According to Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary, the definition of boredom is the state of

Just Scattershooting……again

        Scattershooting: delivering over a wide area and at random; generalized and indiscriminate: a scattershot attack on the proposed program.                                                                                                 (From Just scattershooting while wondering… why Washington is such a mess. Could it be because of lack of leadership? I think definitely so. I’d like to offer some advice. What

The Rest of the Story

      The Lord reigns forever, your God, O Zion, for all generations.                                                                                                                                         Psalm 146:10   I’ve written in the past about a curious phenomenon: how uncomfortable believers make non-believers. They have problems understanding how we can live our lives as we do without fear. The difference is all in how we understand

A Dog’s Life

                                                 25 God made the wild animals according to their kinds, the livestock according to their kinds, and all the creatures that move along the         ground according to their kinds. And God saw that it was good.                                                                                                                                                                                   Genesis 1:25 In my life pets have never before been an important

Scattershooting Again: The B-flat of Life

   “As the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways and my thoughts than your thoughts.                                                                                                                                        Isaiah 55:9 (NIV)     Well, I feel the need to scattershoot again…. while scattershooting, just wondering about time and space and all of those things. What is it with B-flat?


  For a man’s ways are before the eyes of the Lord, and he ponders all his paths. Proverbs 5:21   The late Blackie Sherrod of Dallas was one of my favorite sportswriters. He frequently began his wide-ranging columns with the phrase, “Just scattershooting….while wondering whatever happened to…” A scattershot is defined as “something that