Monthly Archives: May 2016

May 2016

In Memory of Winkie

May 25th, 2016|Uncategorized|

A Legacy More Powerful Than The Spoken Word We are coming up on Memorial Day, a federal holiday for remembering the those who died while serving in the country's armed forces. It is also a time of remembering family members who have passed on.  Mr. Winkler was not a member of my family and I [...]

Does Your Evangelism Suck?

May 23rd, 2016|Uncategorized|

Power Makes the Difference If you haven’t figured out how to invite God into your work environment you are not alone. From your church experience you may have gotten the notion that your primary job at work (or everywhere, for that matter) is to evangelize. For most this means confronting others at their point of [...]

Breaking Out

May 18th, 2016|Uncategorized|

7 Life Challenges Ex-Offenders Face When Released There Is No Such Thing As ‘Get Out Of Jail Free.’ Getting out of prison is a great thing, right? It isn’t as easy as it may sound. It may be that only a saint can successfully overcome a prison sentence. Twice this week I have made the [...]

Bread is Love at 425 Degrees

May 16th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Mother of Invention - Pt 3 Papa Murphy’s Pizza advertises “love at 425 degrees.” That is some hot love! Love is a word that has been diluted to the point that we use the same speech toward chocolate as we do toward a child, toward a puppy as a parent or toward a blouse as [...]

Blessed by the Sweat of Your Brow

May 12th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Mother of Invention - Pt 2 Bread holds a unique and mysterious place in culture. Every culture has bread of some sort and the sharing of that bread has great meaning. I love bread: homemade bread, multi-grain bread, Italian bread, white bread, brown bread, sourdough bread - I just love bread! Bread is an essential [...]

If Necessity is the Mother of Invention, Whose Child is Necessity?

May 9th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Creativity is a Reflection of Your Divine Origin It is often said that necessity is the mother of invention. What creature, besides man, needs something and has the ability to invent it: conceive of it and then create it? What is it in man that enables him to create? Da Vinci flying machine ornithopter 3d [...]

6 Million Reasons To Remember Today

May 4th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Yom HaShoah: Holocaust Remembrance Day Meet Sonja Warshawski. For six days each week, up until 2015, she has showed up promptly and eagerly for work at John’s Tailor shop long past retirement or any other expectation others may have had of her. You might be surprised to learn that she has every reason not to [...]

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