A lot has been said and posted concerning the Zimmerman verdict, some like and some do not. I think this will always be the case when we have a society that is trained to be polarizing. The media worked overtime to make sure the American public had a tainted view of the case. Starting with … Continue reading My Thoughts on the Trayvon & Zimmerman Show
Cover of Boys Town "What’s “just” has been debated for centuries, but let me offer you my definition of social justice: I keep what I earn and you keep what you earn. Do you disagree? Well then, tell me how much of what I earn “belongs” to you -- and why?" -- Walter Williams Williams … Continue reading Could Boys Town work today? And other thoughts on Charity and Social Justice.
Image via Wikipedia With the midterm elections almost here, my mind is totally set to politics…. I can’t help it, I love politics. So I am sure the next month of so of blogs will be political in tone, so for the non-political readers, I am sorry… But maybe with this being the most important … Continue reading Small, lean & quiet
Just a few random thoughts and views expressed here… The heat wave of 2010 is here, and in Michigan we have been feeling it, with the temps in the upper 90’s but feeling like the 100’s. It’s been a hot few days, but it looks like it is over, for now. The stupidity of some … Continue reading Thoughts and Views
The roots of sin run deep in our hearts. Sin, the act of forsaking God, leaves a deep root system that can take years to remove from the garden of the soul. We sin once, we lie or cheat, we disrespect our parents or our children. We leave a hole where once a flower of … Continue reading Garden of the Soul
Ralph Waldo Emerson: Hope Quotations We judge a man's wisdom by his hope. Mr. Emerson hits it on the head, do we think of a person who is done on hope as wise? I think not, but rather the one full of hope must know more then I. Hope is sometimes all we have, it … Continue reading Hope
Random thoughts... That's what this posting is going to be all about, I am just going to place random thoughts on God, Jesus, Life, The Church and other topics. Its a good practice to this every now and then, it helps to clear the mind, and as of now, my mind needs clearing. My life … Continue reading Random…