Gloria skates on thick ice

Gloria skates on thick ice

We are talking about some spine chilling weather lately. The way it sounds many of you have also been having exceptionally cold temperatures as well. ...

January 19th, 2018 |  


Indian meal cooks fast or slow

Indian meal cooks fast or slow

When you hear the phrase, “an abundance of riches,” what does it mean to you? My family are the riches that come to my mind right away, fo...

January 19th, 2018 |  


Leafy greens suspected in latest E. coli food poisoning cases

Leafy greens suspected in latest E. coli food poisoning cases

I’m confused about the recent reports regarding leafy greens such as romaine lettuce. How is it that leafy greens can cause a foodborne illness?...

January 19th, 2018 |  


How efficient are your prayers?

How efficient are your prayers?

Beth and I went out for dinner this week. Before we eat, we always pray for our meal. Our prayer can also include thanks for God’s blessings, Hi...

January 18th, 2018 |  


I’m in leftover heaven

I’m in leftover heaven

I do confess that I enjoy the holiday seasons just like everybody else. One of the main ingredients I enjoy more than anything else is the holiday cui...

January 18th, 2018 |  


The year of ‘nonviolence or non-existence’

The year of ‘nonviolence or non-existence’

It was early 1968. Since the previous spring Martin Luther King Jr. had been pursuing a course that for many was unthinkable. He had deliberately conn...

January 17th, 2018 |  


What does 2018 hold for you?

What does 2018 hold for you?

Did you ever wish you could predict the future? I mean, what if you knew what was going to happen tomorrow, or next week, or next month or next year o...

January 11th, 2018 |  


Back in the saddle again and again

Back in the saddle again and again

This is not my first rodeo when it comes to New Years. I have ridden this Bronco so many times I cannot remember how many. Well, I can remember, but I...

January 11th, 2018 |  


The political intrigue of 1968 — 50 years and counting

The political intrigue of 1968 — 50 years and counting

My political interests were sparked at age 11, half a century ago, during one of the most interesting campaign seasons in recent American history. In ...

January 11th, 2018 |  


Remaining peaceful was their choice

Remaining peaceful was their choice

People living now in Yemen’s third largest city, Ta’iz, have endured unimaginable circumstances for the past three years. Civilians fear t...

January 11th, 2018 |