January 23, 2008 RSS feed / Editorial & Columns

What are we teaching our kids?

I don't know if any of you have walked through a school campus lately, or got behind a group of youngsters walking the mall, but if so it doesn't take long to realize that the language we used to attribute to servicemen and people in prison, now fl More...

SEEDS FROM THE SOWER

He was a loving, thoughtful husband, but his gifts never pleased his wife. Instead of buying her a gift for her birthday, he gave her a fifty-dollar bill. Later, he asked, "What did you buy with the fifty-dollar bill?" "Nothing," she answered. More...

SEEDS FROM THE SOWER

A mother had given her son two apples, saying, "Give your little sister her choice." Later on she noticed that he had kept the big apple for himself. She asked, "Didn't you give your sister her choice?" "I did," he answered. More...

SEEDS FROM THE SOWER

After working for years on a light bulb, Thomas Edison finally made his first. Handing it to his lab boy, he said, "Take it downstairs, and we'll turn it on." Nervous with excitement, he fell and broke the bulb. More...