Category Archives: sin

Sometimes, there is just no substitute

I wanted a component stereo system in college so bad I could taste it. In the mens dormitory it was “the” status symbol. A combo system would not be good enough. No, something from Pioneer, or better yet, Yamaha; was … Continue reading

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An Act of God

Tornados like the one that tore through Vilonia, Arkansas April 27 killing at least seventeen, are sometimes referred to as acts of God. What a misnomer! C.S. Lewis, Joni Eareckson Tada, Philip Yancey and others asked “Where is God when … Continue reading

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“It’s going to eat my lunch”

“It’s going to eat my lunch” is an often used phrase when a difficult challenge looms ahead. It came from the all too common experience of a school yard bully who took lunch money from a smaller kid and used … Continue reading

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Soak in the sun

“Wouldn’t it be wonderful if this was the last fire we needed to build?” my wife asked me last week when the temperature plunged below freezing.  The damp chilly breeze made it feel even colder.  I love soaking in the … Continue reading

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