So often, we adults - when speaking with children - often ask them something they know nothing about, expecting a positive response. I've done it. I'm sure you have as well. For example, I've heard a parent ask their child, "Would you like to go to the museum?" To which the child responds with such … Continue reading The Excitement of Children
What makes a flag important? So important that one would even die for it? Or keep fighting when it waves? Or salute it during peaceful times? Or ensure it flies in honor? What makes a flag this important? And why do we honor it one designated day a year? It's not the material it's made out … Continue reading Flag Day
"You just think you're so perfect." Have you ever said this to someone or had someone say it to you before? Often these words arise out of frustration, jealousy, and feeling judged. Could it be that the accused is acting like they are perfect or better than anyone else? Perhaps. But so often, this person … Continue reading Are Christians Really Perfect?
In the one corner, we have the dominating heavyweight, while in the opposing corner the championed victor of times-past vying to reclaim his title once again.... Kickboxing is an extreme sport requiring intense preparation and focused attention of your opponent. Whoever wins the rounds and the match overall is the one who knew his opponent's … Continue reading Clashing Views
July 4th is known for cookouts and grilling, summer activities, and - of course - fireworks! But what is the background of this historical holiday? Why do we even celebrate this day? I hazard to guess that many - so many - of our younger generations are quickly forgetting the sacrifices of the past and … Continue reading Happy Independence Day!