Gardening and Mark Sanford

As I was doing my daily studies this morning, an old thought with a new object lesson popped into my head. You’ve heard it said, and I’ve said it myself, “Life is like a garden…” or “Our minds are like a garden, you have to keep the weeds out.” How’s that? Think about a garden. …

Coffee – and eternity

I’m mostly a night person, but I find the early mornings better for doing my daily Centurions “devotional” studies. Day-in and day-out I am blessed by the richness of God’s word for us. More so than ever before. What does that have to do with coffee? Just this. I like good coffee. For years I …

SC Governor Mark Sanford and TalkRadio

Yesterday’s topic on a local talkradio show was SC Governor Mark Sanford and whether or not he should resign. I didn’t listen to the whole show – just while I was out running some errands, but there were some things said that revealed a dangerous mindset in our culture. There was no consensus over whether …

Bowling for absurdity

I confess. I watched Michael Moore’s Bowling for Columbine (2002) ( http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0310793/ ) last night. But only because a friend advised me that there were things in it that I needed to know, some truths. Here 20-someodd hours later, I’m still trying to figure out what that might be. The movie is loosely about, of …