To Be or Not to Be a Patriot

The Fourth Degree of Knighthood is Patriotism. Without faithful citizenry who love this Country and revere those whom God has set over it, our Nation shall decline. U.S. voters have the power to choose our civic leaders. This coming election, as all before it, shall have consequences. Those who are elected to office will take…

Atheism’s Tragic Flaw

Atheists pride themselves for relying on empirical evidence. Faith has no place. They claim it is blind acceptance. To them, it’s illogical to claim something is real that can’t be seen, heard, tasted, touched or smelled. If it can’t be measured or observed, it does not exist. They don’t pray, because theymaintain there is no…

Gideon: Little is Much with God in it

The story of Gideon In the Book of Judges seems to be there for one reason: To teach us that status and ample resources are not God’s way of solving problems. We can never be outsmarted or outnumbered when we do things God’s way. The Midianites were raiding the Israelites orchards and farmlands. This brought…

I’m Short of Money. I Have Nothing to Give.

Why would a widow to donate her last coin to a corrupt institution in Jerusalem, where scribes “devoured widows’ houses”? (Mark 12:40). In her act, Jesus saw a moving display of the right attitude about money (vv.41-44). It is said that ‘we disarm the power of money over us by giving it away.’ A deacon…