Author: Immanuel

10
Jun

QUESTION

Can I ask you a question? Oh, I just did. Seriously, I want you to answer this one very important question: What is the Gospel? Don’t read further until you […]

03
Jun

PREPARE/PRACTICE

The outcome of many a contest has been decided before the kickoff, first pitch, tip off, puck drop, opening bell or first shot. The outcome is determined during the pre-contest […]

27
May

ENEMIES

“The enemy of my enemy is my friend” “We have seen the enemy and they are ours” “Keep your friends close and your enemies closer” We are quick to label […]

20
May

RE…

Sometimes when those two letters begin a word, it a call to examine, and act. May is filled with those occasions. GRADUATIONS – No matter from what or where you […]

13
May

WHAT POPS OUT

“Kids Say the Darndest Things” was a TV show originally hosted by Art Linkletter in the late 1950’s and then reprised by Bill Cosby. The show featured the wisdom that […]

06
May

IN SEARCH OF…

It appeared in the late 1970’s and early 80’s. It was a TV series dedicated to a search for things mysterious, puzzling or missing. It rarely solved the mysteries; it […]

29
Apr

TIME AND WORD CHANGE

As time goes by (sometimes creeping by and often flying at break-neck speed), words evolve. What a word meant when I was young means something completely different now. It seems […]

22
Apr

DIRECTIONALLY CHALLENGED

We are directionally challenged. Not just because GPS does the work for us. We arechallenged with the concept of in and out. Here is the principle: “What we get OUT […]

15
Apr

ENEMIES/RIVALS

Some of the great sports rivalries of the past two generations: Duke vs North Carolina, Ravens vs Steelers, Cardinals vs Cubs, Orioles vs Yankees, Lakers vs Celtics. Other, PC vs […]

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. […]