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What Does a Solar Eclipse Do Besides Obscure the Sun?


It was about one o’clock on a cool Saturday afternoon of March 7, 1970. Several teammates and I were standing on the running track in front of Leon High School getting ready to do some extra [...]

How Involved are You in Your Church?


Last year the Pew Research Center published the results of a survey taken in 2014 gauging the levels of involvement of the members of various American church denominations in their congregations. They rated members as involved [...]

The Next Moral Domino Down?


For the past thirty years or more, secularists and moral relativists, including many who claim to be Christian, have cunningly manipulated the media to convince the masses that fornication, homosexuality, transvestism, gay marriage, sadomasochism, and other [...]

Christian Stewardship Matters!


Recently I read where a prominent and popular televangelist is asking 200,000 of his television viewers (I call them “his fans”) to donate at least $300 each for a special fundraising campaign. And what might that [...]

Christian Persecution in 2014 was Worst in Modern Era


“While the year 2014 will go down in history for having the highest level of global persecution of Christians in the modern era, current conditions suggest the worst is yet to come.” So begins the 2015 [...]

NEGATIVE! NEGATIVE! NEGATIVE!


The mid-term elections for 2014 are finally over (well almost, there are a few runoffs yet to be decided). I must be candid and admit I am pleased with the general outcome and where we are [...]

Take Your Youth Group to See “The Giver!”


  What would it be like to live in a world where people were assigned their careers by an all-powerful state? Who would want to live in a place where emotions, sensations, and pain were neutralized [...]

Hiroshima, Gaza, and the Price of Peace


Sixty-nine years ago this week the United States dropped two atomic bombs on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki killing thousands of civilians. President Harry Truman’s decision to use the ultimate weapon was praised by [...]

The Fabric of Our Faith


A number of years ago I worked in the men’s clothing section of a large department store.   I was not there long but I did learn a few things about the garment business. One key thing [...]

LDS Now Has 85,000 Missionaries!


The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS/ Mormons) now has more than 85,000 missionaries working in 405 “Missions” around the world. That startling number was announced at the church’s semiannual World Conference earlier this [...]