Finish Strong

  You may have seen this on the computer.  It was very impressive.  So, I want to share it with you.  It is an excerpt from Finish Strong: Teen Athlete…Developing the Champion Within, By Dan Green.   Western Oregon University’s Sara Tuchoisky had no idea that the first – and,  as it turns out, only – home-run […]

Basketball, An Evangelistic tool

  Basketball is a favorite sport of many.  That ‘non-contact’ sport is enjoyable to watch.  March madness is exciting and now the Pros are at it, playing for the companionship.  I appreciated the article that Michael Mason, minister at Jackson, Michigan at the newly named “Cornerstone Christian Church” put in “The Christian Caller.”   Michael has given […]

What Is Maturity?

  There are those who tell us to grow up, act our age, mature.  But, what is maturity?   Ralph Waldo Emerson has written a good article on this matter  May I share it with you? “Maturity is the ability to control anger and settle differences without violence or destruction. Maturity is patience.  It is […]


  Don’t be afraid of this word, ‘tolerance.’  There is a proper ‘tolerance’ which is greatly needed.  We must be tolerant of others for their uniqueness as human beings, with differing temperaments, needs, hungers and dreams.  This is a tolerance that makes an honest effort to understand another’s beliefs, practices, and habits without necessarily sharing or […]