Americans have a complete lack of respect for the beauty that is the most sacred freedom human beings have ever been allowed. Every two or four years, the power in this country changes hands without violence. It is a miracle. It is beautiful. And it is our gift to the world.
"The advanced relationship skill of binocular vision is the artful ability to see your partner’s perspective as well as your own. Separate but equal perspectives form a kind of duet – like violin and cello playing harmony."
Gavin Newsom and Keith Bardwell were committing opposite acts – one was granting freedoms to Americans that do not have them, and the other was removing freedoms from Americans that do have them. These equal but opposite actions by people of authority are both heinous and heroic at the same time.
Old age does not have to be boring. We do not have to resign ourselves to years of body aches, Wheel of Fortune reruns, and 7 p.m. bedtimes. In his famous poem, “Do Not Go Gentle into That Good Night,” Dylan Thomas encourages us to fight the...
"There are dangers in avoiding the real issues by focusing on the video games....The root of school violence is much bigger than any one issue we can just turn off."
The Nobel Peace prize is a very prestigious honor. It has been awarded to great humanitarians such as Theodore Roosevelt, The Organization of the Red Cross, Mother Teresa, and Nelson Mandela.
I am not an Obama hater. I think that he has an opportunity to change the world and so far, he has fallen short. I know that part of that is that there was so much wrong in the world that he couldn't fix it...
Ever wanted to talk to your kids about sin? The story of Hosea and Gomer is an excellent way to explain God's love despite our sins.
Cost containment, contradiction of the Hippocratic oath, and the line between "unbearable and unfortunate" are all issues involved in determining one's opinion on human euthanasia.
Rather than buying a cactus garden, you can easily create your own with little investment. Creating a container cactus garden is surprisingly easy. Once you have all the supplies, putting the container together takes no more than 30 minutes (with a...
Economic growth, a very boring economic term, is actually very important to our future as a nation. Aside from the current world recession, other countries are far surpassing the United States’ economic...
The Christian Bible is full of beautiful stories of God’s creation, man’s sin and Jesus’ redemption. Joseph in the Old Testament, and Jesus in the New Testament, are great examples of how to live through despair and how to survive success with your character intact.
The missionary, Paul, had a friend named Luke. Because Luke believed in and loved the Lord Jesus Christ, God gave Luke a special job to do. Luke was a doctor. As a doctor, one of Luke’s jobs was to help sick people.
Running outdoors on pavement provides physical challenges similar to those of running indoors on a treadmill, but running on pavement has more psychological advantages.
The Lord Jesus Christ is the King Zechariah told the people about many, many years ago
In America, we aren't really free. We are just freer than other countries. When we are talking about truths we hold self-evident, shouldn't free mean, “without stipulation?”
Start improving your marriage by focusing less on your partner’s mistakes and more on your responses to those mistakes.
So often in my marriage, I bring a relationship issue to the table, and when it's all said and done, both my husband and I feel worse.
Self-Fulfillment I watched “Seven Pounds” last night. It was a great movie, but it could lead some people astray in understanding how we achieve redemption. Ben Thomas (Will Smith) feels responsible for the death of seven people in an...
My friend once told me that marriage isn't meant to complete us, it is an opportunity to share our complete lives with someone special.
One of my most favorite books is “Possible Side Effects” by Augusten Burroughs. It is a book that randomly accounts the life of a man...it is exactly the kind of book I want to write.