Monthly Archives: January 2017

MLK: My Gratitude and My Plea

As a foreigner, I am a latecomer to the appreciation for Martin Luther King Jr. that is celebrated in January each year.  I have been aware of the name of the great man since I was a child.  However, the … Continue reading


First Steps in Discipleship

Something deep in me stirs when I read tales of Middle Earth.  Middle Earth is the fictional land created by J. R. R. Tolkien that is inhabited by dwarves, elves, men, and hobbits.  The most famous pair of books that … Continue reading

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Establish Jesus’ Authority in 2017

The following two articles appeared in the media in 2016.  They show how the public arena is becoming progressively free from Jesus and his influence: MENOMINEE, Mich. (WWJ/AP) – A nativity scene that’s been displayed in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula as … Continue reading

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