Tag Archives: Wisdom

Obedience…

I remember my father warning me quite frequently in my adolescent years of how a decision made in a split second can have consequences that would follow me the rest of my life. While there may have been a few … Continue reading

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Diligence…

One of the books that I enjoyed reading as a child was a book of Aesop’s fables. Each of these fictitious short stories had a moral at the end that conveys a valuable life lesson to the reader. I remember … Continue reading

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Debt…

Dave Ramsey offers some wise counsel on the subject of debt, which is consistent with the teaching of today’s proverb. Ramsey uses the illustration of the gazelle escaping from a hunter just as Solomon does in the proverb, though Ramsey … Continue reading

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Monogamy…

I am grateful to still be married to my first and only wife for nearly thirty five years now. There was a time when I was a child, when this sort of thing was quite common—perhaps even expected—at least in … Continue reading

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Immorality…

I have not first hand experience with street drugs like meth or crack, the little evidence I have seen and read about regarding people who have been destroyed by it’s addictive and destructive power is sufficient to curb any curiosity … Continue reading

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Hooked…

I like fishing…I don’t do it as often as I would like to, and when I do, I rarely catch a fish. My wife likes to eat fish but doesn’t like to see the fish with the hook in it’s … Continue reading

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Straight and Narrow…

It has been a long time since I have driven in a February blizzard in Canada, and I am in no hurry to refresh my memory regarding what that is like. One of the things I remember about winter storms … Continue reading

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