Having Perspective I

Growing up around my father’s family, one of the rites of passage was playing cards, specifically poker, with the grown-ups. Most of the kids in the family learned to play solitaire, rummy, Tripoley, and other card games before graduating to playing poker. As kids, we would get a deck of cards and learn the various … Continue reading Having Perspective I


The Wisdom of James: A Prayer of Faith

In the late nineteenth century, an archaeologist was getting ready to travel to the jungles of Darkest Peru in South America. He was looking for evidence of a great past civilization he had read about in the journals of a Catholic priest. The priest had written about certain artifacts that were shown to him by … Continue reading The Wisdom of James: A Prayer of Faith