The Missing Book

On the outside, it could be one of the coolest libraries in existence. Walking up to the Kansas City Public Library, you will be met with a bookshelf look displaying 22 works, most of which are popular and well known. The titles displayed include Romeo and Juliet, Fahrenheit 451, Charlotte’s Web, Lord of the Rings,…

The Final Word?

More and more warning signs are appearing. It really started rolling when Pope Francis was elected. Just a few months into office Pope Francis said, “When I meet a gay person, I have to distinguish between their being gay and being apart of a lobby. If they accept the Lord and have goodwill, who am…

Saved By The Book

Rick Waggoner began driving his morning bus route just as he had for the last ten years.  He was forced to pull over when his bus broke down.  Three young men approached the bus where they shot Rick twice in the chest, once in the hip, and also stabbed him in the arm.  The two…

NFL’s Replacement Officials

The replacement officials in the NFL have just been awful this year.  For those who don’t know, this entire controversy started when the NFL and the normal officiating crew couldn’t come to a contract agreement.  As a result, the normal referees basically went on strike until the NFL gave them better terms (which is still…

Ripping Pages Out of the Bible

Bill Keane, creator of the “Family Circus” cartoon strip, told of a time when he was penciling one of his cartoons.  His son Jeffy walked up, looked at his dad’s drawing and said, “Daddy, how do you know what to draw?” He replied, “God tells me.”  Jeffy questioned, “Then why do you keep erasing parts…

Leaving Stuff On The Car Roof

We’ve all done it.  Despite the warnings, at one time or another we have placed something on top of our cars, forgot about it, and drove away.  This past Sunday, I was walking out of the church building with my daughter in one arm and my notebook and Bible in the other.  Since I can’t…