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According to the dictionary the word "junkie" does not have to have negative connotations.  The second and third given meanings are "a person with an insatiable craving for something: and an enthusiastic follower: fan; devotee: a baseball junkie."  Therefore, I have come to realize I...

I'm sure we all remember Mark 9:36 where Jesus takes a small child up into His arms.  What a story that child had to tell the rest of his or her life. Well, this morning I watched something just as good.  I was in a...

Coming out into a busy college parking lot this afternoon I couldn’t find my car.  I really looked carefully up and down the rows.  No car.  Could someone have taken it?  Holding the key in my hand I decided to press the alarm button to...

I realize that some of the people who audition for American Idol are just trying to get their fifteen minutes of fame, meet the judges and have some interesting video to someday show their great grandchildren, but one gets the impression that some of them...

Sometimes I am haunted by my “good” deeds. It’s because I feel really good about them and realize that often I am doing them because I enjoy the warm feeling I get that tells me God must be very happy with me and probably added...

I have a friend in his thirties.  He is from the Middle East and when not freshly shaven really does fit the physical profile of someone you wouldn't be overly comfortable with on your next flight.  Every time he flies he is "randomly" pulled out...

If we could concoct a pill that could raise people’s I.Q.s by ten to twenty points we could soon be fabulously wealthy.  Lines to get our pills would be longer than the lines to get a new iPhone.   We used to think the intelligence we...

"Telling it like it is" has become something of a pop culture virtue. People describe, with pride, themselves or another as one who "tells it like it is."   It appears to me to be an excuse for being rude and not being sensitive to other...

With over two feet of snow on the ground and another foot coming tomorrow the birds are not straying far from the feeder. However, this noon I noted not a bird in sight.  Five minutes or more passed and still not a bird.  It meant...

I was sitting in a physician's waiting room and my curiosity was aroused by a fellow waiter.  He was wearing what appeared to be a traditional small black cap.  This was not unusual because we have an active Jewish community in our little city.  What...