Humidity Be Gone

During the warmer part of the year, I run a dehumidifier in my basement to remove dampness and maintain it as a comfortable environment. Being that it is now that time of the year, I went to turn it on last week — and couldn’t find...

Responding to Temptation

Responding to Temptation

Responding to Temptation The Bible says that when we are tempted to do wrong, God will provide a way out so that we can avoid it. That is an encouraging promise, but does that really mean that every time—or just some of the time? I think it is...

Spirit, Soul, and Body

Spirit, Soul, and Body

Spirit, Soul, and Body The Bible says that our being—our entity—is comprised of spirit, soul, and body. That is something to contemplate. At first glance, I’d be inclined to reverse the order, from the most tangible (body) to the least (spirit)...

Happy Easter

We’ve had a beautiful week here in southwest Michigan, with record highs in the low 80s for the past two days. As a consequence, I’ve been hit hard with a case of spring fever. The last remaining pile of snow has melted — it was a...

I Wasn’t Fooled

Yesterday was April Fool’s Day and I was subjected to nary a foolish prank.  I think that might be a first. When I worked in an office environment — the kind with other people around — someone would always try to prank me, providing a...