The proud and arrogant person-“Mocker” is his name-behaves with insolent fury. (Prov. 21:24)

“The proverbs of Solomon son of David, king of Israel: for attaining wisdom and discipline; for understanding words of insight; for acquiring a disciplined and prudent life, doing what is right and just and fair;” (Proverbs 1:1-3)   During the last few years, being a citizen of the land of the free and the home of…

The Claw!

Have you heard the current expression “You Do You!”?  It can be a rather affirming remark.  “Go ahead, be yourself, don’t worry about comparison or judgement or trying to pose as anyone other than your true self!” It can be rather comical and revealing though when circumstances prevent you from “You Doing You” your way. …

Creating Beauty

“It’s one thing to search out the beauty in the world, it’s a far more important thing to create the beauty that surrounds you.”  Wyatt Oroke, 2018 graduation keynote speaker to Cal Poly College of Liberal Arts. Looking for and finding beauty reminds us of God’s goodness and the goodness of life.  It fills our…

Why Ask Why

It was one of those mornings when before you even open your eyes, your mind has settled on, “I don’t like where my life is right now…or what has happened in my past…or what may happen in my future”.  Those mornings can quickly spiral down into the ubiquitous WHY questions regarding the trials in our…