Jesus Feeds the Five Thousand 13 When Jesus heard what had happened, he withdrew by boat privately to a solitary place. Hearing of this, the crowds followed him on foot from the towns. 14 When Jesus landed and saw a large crowd, he had compassion on them and healed their sick. 15 As evening... Continue Reading →
Another day. Another shooting. 17 more lives senselessly lost. 15 more lives wounded. Countless lives changed forever. Another day. Another endless casting call of politicians and pundits thumping their chests blaming this or that thing, or this or that person. Another day. Another Facebook filter..."Pray for [something new]." Another meme..."More people are killed by hammers....."... Continue Reading →
This piece, the last of the "My Hometown" series, was originally published in the May 4, 2017 edition of the Grand Saline Sun. For the second time in two years, our county has been rocked by the worst Mother Nature has to offer. At 4:30 Saturday afternoon, I was seated at my computer anxiously awaiting... Continue Reading →
What if Jesus had listened to his disciples and sent the people back to their own lands so that they could buy food? What if Jesus had chosen not to have compassion on the people who'd gathered around him?
Warning: this post contains unfiltered truth. If you're one of those types who prefers not to read reality because it sometimes seems negative, avoid this post.
Alvin Flores was born without most of his right arm. But, now, thanks to Limbitless Solutions, a non-profit organization that provides 3-D prosthetic limbs to patients who cannot afford them, and thanks to the Dark Lord of the Sith, the Omaha, Nebraska boy's Christmas wish came true. Watch the report from WOWT in Omaha below.