Older Posts

Holocaust Remembrance Day

On January 27, 1945, seventy-four years ago today, Soviet troops entered the Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp in Poland and liberated those who had not yet been murdered by the Nazis. More than 1.1 million Jews, and a total of 1.3 million ...

Read more »

About Cryoseisms…

It's been a strange week so far. We've already had a Super Blood Wolf Moon on Sunday evening and other kinds of geological events here on earth. The total lunar eclipse was interesting because it was the first time this ...

Read more »

The News of Jesus

There is a post circulating on Facebook right now having to do with the celebration of the news of Jesus - BEFORE His birth. In fact, I have seen that several of you who are avid readers of TBTB have ...

Read more »

Don’t Shoot my Dog!

Throughout the years, Janet and I have had many dogs, and cats, as pets. We picked out our first two dogs several weeks after we were married back in August, 1973 and, with the exception of several months, have not ...

Read more »

St. Knut’s Day…

On January 13th, I always think about a number of events that have occurred on this day during my life. Probably the most memorable was the death of my paternal grandfather in 1966 when I was 12 years old - ...

Read more »

Still the “Year of the Family”

Last night, I spoke with my dear friend, Paul, who was my closest friend in seminary and one of the most Godly men I have ever had the pleasure to know. Although we are very different in our backgrounds and ...

Read more »

The Wall…

This evening I was thinking about all the talk around building the "Wall" along our southern border to stop, or at least greatly reduce, the number of illegal immigrants entering the United States. This initiative has become a hot button ...

Read more »

Grapes and Red Underwear…

New Year's Eve 2018 has come and gone, as has new Year's Day 2019. Like many Americans, we watched the various programs, such as Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest. In all honesty, I found all the ...

Read more »

When It’s Over, It’s…

Well, it's December 30th and tomorrow is New Year's Eve. Jill, our daughter who lives in Oklahoma, has been here the past two weeks and headed back home yesterday morning. It's normally a two day trip and she arrived at ...

Read more »

Changing, but Constant…

Christmas 2018 is now in the rear view mirror and in several days we will be celebrating the beginning of 2019! As is my custom, I have been reflecting on the events of this Christmas season. It seemed like so ...

Read more »