One of the wonderful lessons in the book, “The Takeaway” written by Pat and Karyn Williams is the assertion that there are no giants out there. Think about that for a moment; no giants. It’s so much better than teaching kids that they can do anything they want — be anything they want. [...]
Ever imagine God as a somber, even angry, old man who can’t hide his disappointment in people? Ever just try and stay out of His way? Ever figure that an unanswered prayer means God is punishing you or worse yet, ignoring you all together?
What if all that’s wrong? What if God is so [...]
No matter what uniform you put on today, make sure by the time you get home tonight that it’s dirty. Just ask Detroit Tiger third baseman Brandon Inge.
Brandon played in this year’s All-Star game in St. Louis. What makes that so great? Last year he hit .205 playing a position he hated on [...]
One day someone imagined a web site where you could create a network of old and new friends, share personal information, and even upload pictures of the times that bring you joy. They invented a place where you could announce to the world, no matter how random, exactly what you’re doing and thinking [...]
“Step right up folks,” the carnival man calls. “Get your stones…free stones for everyone without sin…C’mon folks don’t be shy. Throw a stone at a former NFL MVP. Only those with no sin can play. Smack him in the helmet and win the stuffed animal of your choice.” Anyone? Anyone? (cricket….cricket….cricket.)
This week, former [...]