Category Archives: Life

48 Hours Off-Grid

Background My wife and I have been interested in emergency preparedness for quite some time. She is a volunteer for the Medical Reserve Corps (although currently inactive) and I’m an Amateur Radio Operator (though I haven’t had a great deal … Continue reading

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Death, Guns, and Perspective

I have been hearing a great deal of talk about gun control, gun violence, and gun rights lately. It got me wondering what some of the real statistics were and how it fit in with the rest of life. I … Continue reading

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Racism

I was in a bible study with men and boys one night when an unusual event took place that got me thinking very heavily about racism. A black cat crept up behind two of the boys and one of then … Continue reading

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Lights Out Family Day

I would like to share a recently started tradition in our family. It’s called Lights Out Family Day. It was an idea I had awhile back but didn’t follow through on. My loving wife gave it to me as a … Continue reading

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Dealing with Sin in Others

If my friend lies to me, who has he sinned against? Surely it is against God and not me. For that sin my friend will have to answer to God Himself. So, if my friend, by lying to me, has … Continue reading

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Love is a One-Way Street

Love is a one-way street. I know this is not a popular saying and, in fact, quite contrary to what one might say. I have heard it said that Love takes give and take. However, with God as my basis … Continue reading

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Doing God’s Work

When we try to do God‘s work on this earth, it is much like when a young child of 6 or 7 years tries to help their parent with a task. The child doesn’t fully understand the task. Nor do … Continue reading

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