There Is None Righteous

The phrase, “there is none righteous” is a staple among Bible believing people.  Paul quotes it in Romans 3:10, drawing it from both Psalm 14:1-3 and repeated in Psalm 53:1-3.  The Psalms seem to use it in an ethical, practical way; that is to say that nobody lives a righteous life always doing the right …

Too Hip for the Room

Have you ever been considered to be “too hip for the room”?  This is the evaluation of one who is considered (or considers him/herself) “cooler”,  more “culturally up to date”, “urbane”,  and “aware” of the latest catch phrases, clothing, opinions, and social trends of all sorts.  They are the “early adopters” of the latest “thing” …

Clouds Without Rain

Proverbs 25:14 says: “Like clouds and wind without rain is a man who boasts of a gift he does not give”. After high school and before I came to know Christ as Lord and Savior, I worked for a landscaper named Steve Kovach.  My brother Rick and I both worked there and were on salary. …