Category Archives: Politics

Growing… and Prayer

What do you remember about growing up? I remember a childhood in a small town where anything I said or did at school was home before I got there. My grandmother cautioned me not to do anything I wouldn’t want … Continue reading

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A Simple Suggestion

This political season has shown our country and our politics in the worst possible light. The debates have not been helpful on many levels.  So I have this modest proposal for the third debate. No one including the moderator is … Continue reading

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Political Season

Because political discussion tends to generate passionate emotions, I try to stay away from those topics on social media. Sometimes, however, something needs to be said. The following is not directed at any person or party in particular, but toward … Continue reading

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July Fourth

We the People  of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defence, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, … Continue reading

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Pray for those in Authority

1 Timothy 2:1-2        I exhort therefore, that, first of all, supplications, prayers, intercessions, and giving of thanks, be made for all men;      For kings, and for all that are in authority; that we may lead a quiet and peaceable life in … Continue reading

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Reprinted from Marlene Bagnull, Litt.D.

Marlene Bagnull is the director of the Colorado Christian Writers Conference and the Greater Philadelphia Christian Writers Conference. Below is the body of a letter from her that I received in today’s mail. I just read op-eds on CNN written … Continue reading

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Philadelphia

I have just returned from a trip to Philadelphia.  Research for a novel dictated the venue. A Christian writers’ conference sweetened the trip. We stayed in a hotel in the old city at the corner of Fourth and Arch Streets. … Continue reading

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