Category Archives: culture

In Consideration…

December 4 Yesterday, I mentioned that, on a recent date night, my wife and I took in a movie. While I shared the most important lesson from the day (in yesterday’s post) there was an observation (at the movie theater) … Continue reading

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In the Last Days… Part 3

August 30 “Understand this: In the last days terrible times will come… For people will be traitorous, reckless, conceited, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God, having the appearance of godliness, but denying its power.” (from 2Timothy 3:1-5) Yesterday, … Continue reading

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In the Last Days… Part 2

August 29 “Understand this: In the last days terrible times will come. For people will love only themselves and their money. They will be boastful and proud, scoffing at God, disobedient to their parents, and ungrateful. They will consider nothing … Continue reading

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BEing the Light

June 18 “You are the Light of the world…” (Jesus to His disciples; Matthew 5:14) As a Christian, it is getting more and more difficult to read the headlines and not be angry at what is happening in our culture. … Continue reading

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Quick and Slow (x2)

 May 16 Have you ever heard anyone say (with a great deal of pride): “Well, you know me… I just speak my mind.” They are the kind of folks who are quick to tell you what they are thinking… and … Continue reading

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Cultural Clamor – Graduating…

Sorry, this is not a devotional post… just some thoughts about our current culture… May 14 There are three things I usually try to avoid (in no particular order)… weddings, funerals, and… graduations. It’s not because they are not important … Continue reading

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Cultural Clamor… Truth vs. True

November 3 I am often fascinated with how differently people think. We have always had “in the box” thinkers. And “out of the box” thinkers. For the most part, each of these types has their place. We actually need both … Continue reading

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Cultural Clamor: Wisdom and Understanding

October 15 “Make your ear attentive to wisdom, Incline your heart to understanding…” (Proverbs 2:2) Have you ever wondered why so many people have such differing views about things? Take just about any topic, and you are almost certain to … Continue reading

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Cultural Clamor: Boys Will Be Boys?

I apologize… this is not really a devotional post… just some thoughts about our current cultural climate, and where we appear to be heading… October 14 Today, one of the topics of discussion at my workplace, was the decision by … Continue reading

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An Optional God

October 8 “Remember your Creator in the days of your youth…” (Ecclesiastes 12:1) It was a headline that is all too common these days… “Young Man Found Dead.” I was struck by the picture of a handsome young man, who … Continue reading

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