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Do You Sometimes Feel Powerless? It’s easy to feel like you are powerless in the world. The world is so big, and there are so many people, and there is a constant barrage of bad news on the 24-hour cable news shows. The Internet is filled with horrible stories of man’s inhumanity towards his fell...
‘Tis The Season to be Jolly Most of you are very familiar with this line from the Christmas and New Year’s carol from the 1870’s, Deck the Halls. Ah yes, we remember it well… Deck the hall with boughs of holly, Fa la la la la la la la la. 'Tis the season to be jolly, Oh, if it were only that...
My wife and I are faithful viewers of the Dr. Phil Show. We are empty nesters, so we watch it in our kitchen weeknights while we are eating dinner. I find the program really fascinating to watch. My wife and I live in our own little cocoon, as our 4 kids are raised and out of the house. Other tha...
Perhaps there is hope for us yet as a society. I realize that we are all on our own faith journey, or perhaps we are just trying to be a good person all on our own. While I am Catholic, I am smart enough to know that my path may not be your path…and that is fine, it doesn’t have to be. I find it ...
For the past several weeks, I have been devoting my postings to the subject of time…more importantly, how we spend our time. This story is about Bob Feller, one of my baseball heroes. He played for the Cleveland Indians his entire career, and eventually was elected into the Baseball Hall of Fame....
I Once Was Blind… The rest of the headline, as many of you know, goes like this; I once was blind, but now I see. It is from John 9:25 in the New Testament. It deals with a blind man, who had been healed by Jesus, and the man is trying to explain to onlookers what happened. Despite one’s faith, t...