Category Archives: Thinking Aloud

Atrophy of Will

Pearl and I were talking a few days ago about will power. She said something that instantly made a lot of sense to me. She basically said that when you don’t exercise will power on a regular basis, it becomes … Continue reading

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I Say “Bah Humbug” to the Pursuit of Happiness

I have written about this before, here on this blog… I have never been a very big fan of “happiness”. Not only that, it troubles me when people use happiness as their spiritual divining rod. I have been around long … Continue reading

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2015 Christmas Message

This is the first time in many years that I didn’t write a Christmas message. Instead, I invite all of my friends to read this message from a pastor in South Africa. Johan Terbanche pretty much says what I would have liked to say in my message this year. #myCTchurch #theFreedomCenter #churchOnTheWay #BethelTemple Continue reading

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Sticks and Stones

Sticks and Stones There has been a full assault on the old wisdom that always said, “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me.” Judging from the number of posts, likes and shares on facebook, … Continue reading

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A Marriage Perfect In Christ

While I’m on the subject of marriage… Anyone who knows me well knows that I love to take long distance walks (four miles or more at a time). This is something I’ve enjoyed since I was a kid…might be a … Continue reading

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Eight Years of Marital Bliss

One of the biggest miracles I ever experienced in my life occurred eight years ago when Pearl came to the United States and we got married. It is our anniversary tomorrow and I want to spend a little time writing … Continue reading

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Need an Office?

I remembered one of my father’s stories this morning… When he worked for D.E.C. (Digital Equipment Corporation), one of his contracts was White Sands Missile Range. He had that contract because of his high security clearance from when he was … Continue reading

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