Author: Immanuel

08
Apr

PRIDE

The 4th line of the Men’s Alliance Creed: “I am not too proud to ask for help.” Easy to say, hard to do, especially when it comes to personal struggles. […]

01
Apr

THE GOAT

Today we celebrate the two greatest of all time. No, it is not Michael Jordan, Tom Brady, Jack Nicklaus, or Babe Ruth. The two greatest we are celebrating are a […]

25
Mar

FACES IN THE CROWD

Depending upon which historian you cite, the number of people in Jerusalem the year Jesus was crucified is estimated from hundreds of thousands to over a million. I wonder if […]

15
Jan

NO PAIN NO GAIN

You hear it in gyms, on courts, on fields and in the weight room: “NO PAIN, NO GAIN.” Athletically, if you want to grow bigger, stronger, and faster you must […]

08
Jan

HARD

I read the following… Hard times make strong men, Strong men make good times, Good times make weak men, Weak men make hard times. History certainly bares this out. One […]

18
Dec

ANGELS

We all love angels, especially at Christmas time. We dress our children in white robes,place a halo above their heads and put them on a pedestal telling them to standstill […]

05
Dec

PROMISE/SWEAR

Promises are only as good as the one who makes them. A swear is usually uttered in desperation by someone trying to convince. If one is forced to declare “I […]

20
Nov

BELIEVE VS TRUST

“I believe in God.” “I believe in Jesus.” “I believe that Jesus died on the cross. “I believe that Jesus rose from the grave.” Those statements sound about right, don’t […]

13
Nov

BENEFITS

In the last four decades, “BENEFITS” has become an increasingly important part of our vocabulary and work culture. The “BENEFITS” are often the deciding factor inour job choice. In this […]