Tag Archives: Rights

Drawing a Line

At what price morality? What limits do we have when it comes to doing or saying the right thing? Will we go so far as to risk life or limb? How about our careers, wives, family, or friends? There is … Continue reading

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Why am I here?

We each have a different purpose on this earth and are each given different gifts. These are given so that we may glorify the Lord and go about his work. We are meant to spread the gospel in proper, worthwhile … Continue reading

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My Apologies

Disrespect runs rampant in today’s society. Since entitlement is the new catch phrase or lifestyle, people seem to think that rules, policies, and suggestions for peaceful coexistence simply shouldn’t apply to them. Examples surround us and saturate us throughout our … Continue reading

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Gender Schmender!

I’m not sure why this country is up in arms over the transgender bathroom issue. Don’t get me wrong, I understand the issue at hand and have a problem with it myself. However, you’re assuming that just because there is … Continue reading

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Tell Me the Truth!

In this electronic age, it is isn’t prudent to believe everything you see and hear. Interviews are edited, pictures altered and contexts shifted. With the speed of the internet, whichever story hits first becomes gospel and becomes nearly impossible to … Continue reading

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Message to Law Enforcement

In an age when we are saturated by media and its fervent spin on current events, it’s increasingly difficult to tell if issues in our society have worsened or just come under someone’s particular spotlight. Lately that spotlight has been … Continue reading

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The Cost of Inalienable Rights

Freedom of speech. Inalienable rights. We were taught that those were concrete concepts, but are they really? Are there really such things as the freedom to speak as we wish and rights that can’t be taken away? I wonder. While … Continue reading

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Spilt Blood

I’ve been touring World War II, Vietnam and history museums for a while now because my wife is a history buff. I mostly drooled and snored through history classes, so I never learned much…boy was I missing out! My father … Continue reading

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A call for peace and understanding

Michael Jordan spoke out in an eloquent, intelligent, loving manner promoting peace and understanding in these continually troubling times.  Good for him!!!  I understand he kept silent for a long time for the same reason most of us do, but the … Continue reading

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Peaceful change

God bless the men and women of the civil rights era, the sixties especially.  They orchestrated and facilitated movements that followed Marin Luther King’s lead and tried (and succeeded) in changing this country for the better with peaceful intelligence.  They … Continue reading

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