Stuff my dad taught me – honor the aged

  Welcome to round two of stuff my dad taught me.  This particular lesson was emphasized by both my parents, honor the aged. I had a bit of an entrepreneurial spirit as a child.  I sold lemonade on Main Street before gaining regular employment as a paper boy.  Later I mowed...
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Stuff my dad taught me – Honor Your Mother

Father’s Day got me thinking about my dad.  He was not one for speeches or even a lot of active teaching.  I don’t remember many family meetings or long discussions, but he did teach by example. The greatest treasure in our home was mom.  We all knew to appreciate mom and to...
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Fighting for peace

  I enjoyed the privilege of visiting all three locations of New Hope Uganda ministries recently.  I saw the same Bible verse painted in prominent locations at each site. Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brothers to dwell together in unity! – Psalm 133:1 This led...
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My five year plan

Americans love and celebrate plans.  One of the most common questions in a job interview is, “Where do you see yourself in five years?”  Businesses develop and continually refine their five and ten year plans.  Financial advisors draw attention to the performance of our...
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