As the old King faded, he whispered to his heir: “Where no counsel is, the people fall: but in the multitude of counselors there is safety.” Proverbs 11: 14. After the days of mourning were accomplished, the new King was troubled. What did his father mean? Uncertainty gripped his heart as he began to reign.…Read More The Treasure Box.
When I was young man, I had the privilege of working at a mine on Vancouver Island. Of the approximately 950 employees, only about 300 of us were Caucasian. Because of our demographics, I had the opportunity to associate with people from all over the globe. What I learned from them was to impact me…Read More I Learned Humanity.
“And Jesus said unto them, Because of your unbelief: for verily I say unto you, If ye have faith as a grain of mustard seed, ye shall say unto this mountain, Remove hence to yonder place; and it shall remove; and nothing shall be impossible unto you.” Matthew 17: 20. From this verse, it can…Read More Is There Power In Faith?
“An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind.” This quote alleged to have come from the Mahatma Gandhi may or may not have been spoken by him directly. The fact of the matter is, the Mahatma was a student of religion. At some point in his life he had read…Read More An Eye for An Eye?
July 20, 2017 was the last morning I woke up as a whole person. Little did I know, later that day my body would be broken. We take for granted the mobility of our bodies, living and moving without pain. We also don’t realize that even though our bodies are resilient, they have limits. I…Read More Endure To The End.
When I was 7 years old, we lived in Victoria. My folks decided to return to Alberta to pick up some of our belongings. My sister and I would stay with some friends. The idea on the day the folks left was for us to go to school and walk home with our friends. Made…Read More Lost.
Last night as I was attempting to write today’s post, with all my self-importance and intelligence I struggled until I realized: knowledge I may have in abundance, but wisdom comes from a higher source, maybe I should listen. While driving this morning and admitting my failure to the Almighty, the simple and eloquent message I…Read More Wisdom Is More Than Knowledge.
I think by now, if you’ve read a few of my posts, you may have found a connection between what I feel is important for society and holy books. Why do you suppose so many documents from hundreds, even thousands of years ago would be preserved to this day and age? There have been many…Read More Other Records
“Whosoever therefore shall be ashamed of me and of my words in this adulterous and sinful generation; of him also shall the Son of Man be ashamed, when He cometh in the glory of His Father with the holy angels.” Mark 8:38 “In God we trust.” United States Supreme Court bans prayer in schools 1962.…Read More Have We Rejected God?
History taught in schools today has become watered down and politically correct. What I’m about to share with you is history as I learned it: Shortly before World War I, Kaiser Wilhelm of Germany was visiting Switzerland. During a military parade in his honour, the Kaiser asked the president of Switzerland what he would do…Read More People Kill People, Not Guns