The next presidential debate

The next presidential debate

As presidential candidates hem and haw about one thing and another, the American public wants some definitive answers. At least I do. I tire of hearin...

October 1st, 2016 |  


Simplifying the selection process

Simplifying the selection process

“This whole election process just doesn’t work for me,” Dud said, sipping his coffee. “There’s no way we can tell who is...

September 30th, 2016 |  


New exhibit on American workers makes us think

The great Chicago author and historian Studs Terkel once wrote this about work:“It is about a search, too, for daily meaning as well as daily br...

September 29th, 2016 |  


Constitution Day: What shall we celebrate?

Constitution Day: What shall we celebrate?

I did not celebrate Constitution Day, Sept. 17, primarily because I did not know how to do so. The federal government requires colleges to do somethin...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Hebrews 1:1-3 — God’s final word

Hebrews 1:1-3 — God’s final word

Humankind often finds itself in search for God, as seen in the life one of Israel’s ancient kings, “Then Zedekiah the king sent, and took ...

September 25th, 2016 updated: September 25th, 2016. |  


Destiny awaits those who will persevere

Destiny awaits those who will persevere

Have you ever made plans to do something but it did not work out? I’m sure that most of us have. Disappointment is not a stranger, especially to...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Fear in the hands of Satan and God

Fear in the hands of Satan and God

Late one night, a man had gone to a party and had too much to drink, so he decided it would be best to walk home. He found a shortcut through a poorly...

September 25th, 2016 |  


As the election draws near

As the election draws near

What is a body to do? One candidate opens the mouth and lies tumble out. The other candidate opens the mouth and feet go in.I’m so sick of all t...

September 24th, 2016 updated: September 24th, 2016. |  


A legend for creativity

A legend for creativity

It takes a special person to be a good teacher in a rural school. Unlike the great city amalgamated and homogenized institutes of lower learning, the ...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Assault on 2nd Amendment in Calif. could spread

Assault on 2nd Amendment in Calif. could spread

If California is the pace setter state, what has just happened there could soon be at the doorstep of all state legislatures or imposed on all gun own...

September 22nd, 2016 |