It was September 15th of this year, and I was shopping at a big-box hardware store. We were getting ready to start fall but officially we were still in summer. To paraphrase Clement C. Moore, I was walking through the store when what did my...

Scripture is chocked full of the call to be grateful in all circumstances. Society has now adopted the phrase, “First World Problems.” That draws a conclusion that the irritants of our day are usually petty when compared to long-suffering of others around the world, or...

Scripture is chocked full of the call to be grateful in all circumstances. Society has now adopted the phrase, “First World Problems.” That draws a conclusion that the irritants of our day are usually petty when compared to long-suffering of others around the world, or...