To Young People Who Date

“You don’t trust me, do you?” Have you said this to your parents when they talked to you about dating? Why do you think they want to know where you are going and what you will be doing?  Why do you think they set curfews? Your parents have been there. They know what...

The Bible and Our Youth

Youth and our young people should have the right to grow and they must have that right to grow.  In other words, we can’t start them out in full-grown status. I believe sometimes and in some cases in the past we have started our youth off and given them things they...

Confidence in Comparing

One of the worst kinds of pride is family pride. It is right for a family to feel good about the achievements of its members and to be thankful for its success. But when that feeling of self worth crosses over into vanity and arrogance, true character and spirituality...

“The Apple Usually Does Not Fall Far From the Tree.”

I think that most people in this country have heard the expression, “The apple usually does not fall far from the tree.”  When thinking about this from the immediate perspective, this is true.  Any who has had experience in collecting apples from an apple tree knows...