Extra work should equal extra pay

Extra work should equal extra pay

Right now, American workers know they’re working more than ever before and for less pay. Since the 1970s, middle class wages have stagnated, whi...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Get bombed, not bored, with everyday life

Get bombed, not bored, with everyday life

Editor’s Note: Listen to the podcast of this column.Blue bubbles hissed in the tub, spritzing and spraying like a giant Alka-Seltzer.I’d j...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


God’s mercy available if we choose to receive it

God’s mercy available if we choose to receive it

In the maelstrom of confusion resulting from our nation’s moral collapse, it can be overwhelming to think that for a child of God, nothing has r...

May 19th, 2016 |  


I have homeostasis, both good and bad

I have homeostasis, both good and bad

I am not sure whether I am contagious or not. But, if I understood my doctor correctly at my recent checkup, I have it. And, if I understand it correc...

May 19th, 2016 |  


Trinity Sunday: One God, three forms

Trinity Sunday: One God, three forms

This Sunday, we celebrate something called the Trinity. It’s another special day in the life of the church that we remember.It’s sort of a...

May 19th, 2016 |  


How does one know if Jesus truly cares?

How does one know if Jesus truly cares?

There is a hymn, written by Frank Graeff, in 1901, which asks, the question, “Does Jesus care?”Does Jesus care when my heart is pained? Do...

May 19th, 2016 |  


I have heard enough

I have heard enough

Editor’s Note: Listen to the podcast of this column.Apple cider vinegar is like duct tape. It can’t hurt and will most likely help.Talking...

May 16th, 2016 |  


What is FICA and how does it work?

Receiving your first paycheck is an empowering milestone. Do you remember being a little shocked by the taxes that Uncle Sam takes out of each paychec...

May 14th, 2016 |  


Change is sometimes the will of God

Change is sometimes the will of God

A friend of mine, on reflecting upon the breathless rate things are moving along, said over lunch with me that we are in times of “white water c...

May 12th, 2016 |  


God is the only one who judges fairly

God is the only one who judges fairly

If you detest reading anything about the fact that God judges, then turn your eyes quickly from this writing.Do not pay any attention to it. Sluff it ...

May 12th, 2016 |