Whenever it Breaks…

There is a monastery in Greece perched high on a cliff several hundred feet in the air. The only way to reach the monastery is to be suspended in a basket that is pulled...

How to Settle It

When people disagree about how many ounces or pounds something weighs, they can settle the matter by using a scale, the standard of authority.  When people disagree about the length of a piece of lumber,...

Move Along

When Christian Herter was governor of Massachusetts, he was running hard for a second term in office. One day, after a busy morning chasing votes (and no lunch), he arrived at a church barbecue....

10 Phrases to Avoid

Oh be careful little mouth what you say...

Murphy’s Law Goes to Church

It never seems to fail...

Glad Tidings of Good Things (May 11, 2017)

Dehoff’s Rules for Living I try never to say anything behind a man’s back that would give embarrassment to say to his face (Psalm 5:6–9; Proverbs 11:3; 17:9; James 3:13; 1 Peter 1:15). I...

Glad Tidings of Good Things (September 13, 2018)

No Punts Allowed Kevin Kelley is the head football coach for Pulaski Academy, located in Little Rock, Arkansas. But Kevin Kelley is not your ordinary high school football coach. He has made his mark on...

Ten Things I’d do If I Had My Child Over Again

Ten things to put into practice today!

Everyday Survival Kit

Items Needed: Toothpick; Rubber-band; Band-Aid; Pencil Eraser; Chewing Gum; Mint; Candy Kiss; Tea Bag Here's Why... Toothpick – to remind you to “pick out” the good qualities in others (Matthew 7:1) Rubber-band – to remind you...

Glad Tidings of Good Things (June 18, 2018)

Pushing Past Failure  Sparky didn’t have much going for him. He failed every subject in the eighth grade, and in high school, he flunked Latin, algebra, English, and physics. He made the golf team but...