Author Archives: Dented-Knight

About Dented-Knight

Peter Enns (aka - The Dented Knight) is a native of rural southern Manitoba, Canada. He is an ordained minister, the proprietor of LNE Web Services, father of four, grandfather of two, and life long husband of one. 

Teachers…

My mother, my wife, and my daughter-in-law are, or were, all teachers. I have also spent several years in the field of teaching. As I have observed and experienced a variety of teachers in my life, I have noticed that … Continue reading

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Confrontation…

When it comes to confrontation the human default setting would seem to be set on “aggressive”—with adrenaline pumping as the fight or flight mechanism switches over to auto pilot mode. It takes an unearthly amount of self-control, and some significant … Continue reading

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Workplace Logic 101…

A few weeks ago the company where I work hired a young man who was to join the crew I work with. As I got to know him, it became apparent to me that his work ethic was not quite … Continue reading

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What Makes a Nation Great?

President Trump’s campaign slogan from the 2016 election, “Make America Great Again” is a catchy slogan, and since he won that election, one might conclude that it was at least appealing to a little better than half the people in … Continue reading

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Looking for Wisdom…

The book of proverbs encourages us to “seek wisdom” but as I look around I notice two problems with this. The first is that it does not appear to me that many of us are seeking, or if we are … Continue reading

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When Disaster Strikes…

I have been through a few disasters of various sorts in the half century that I have lived so far. Most of them might fall more in the category of personal disasters—like a car accident or unexpected death of a … Continue reading

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Oppression…

History is full of examples of oppression. The strong typically oppress the weak because they have the strength to do so. The fact that this is the way humans have behaved for centuries does not necessarily make it right. According … Continue reading

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