Have you ever tried to untangle Velcro? I wore a surgical boot for nine months, which was cinched together with long Velcro ties. To make matters worse, the cloth insert that cushioned my… Continue reading

The Flea and the Elephant

“The foolishness of God is greater than the wisdom of man.” My wife couldn’t find her way out of a paper bag. Unlike our daughter, who can intuitively find her way through cities… Continue reading

Pythons and Starlings

A number of years ago, approximately one hundred thousand starlings arrived at my home within minutes of each other. Swooping down in gigantic crashing waves, just above the treetops, the black sea of… Continue reading

Yom Kippur

“29 And this shall be a statute for ever unto you: that in the seventh month, on the tenth day of the month, ye shall afflict your souls, and do no work at all,… Continue reading

So You Want To Be A Mensch!

1- Talk honestly with God. “Come, let us reason together; though Your sins be as scarlet, they shall be white as snow.” Isaiah 1:18 2- Love Yahweh with all your heart. ­ “6 Set me… Continue reading


We recently celebrated our 37th wedding anniversary. Unfortunately, several days before, I had come down with the flu and, after an overnight stay in the hospital, found myself flat on my back, barely… Continue reading

Can A Christian Have A Demon?

Many Christians do not believe a Christian can have a demon. They usually get hung up on the word “possess”. How could a believer’s eternal Spirit be “possessed” by a creature, which is… Continue reading


Hanging on my son’s bedroom wall is a picture of Jesus. What is amazing about this picture is, when you look closely, the picture is composed of a vast multitude of tiny dots.… Continue reading

The Weapons of Our Warfare

Not too long ago, my six and seven year old granddaughters were accidentally dropped off by their school bus driver at their empty home, instead of at my house. Their mother was working… Continue reading

Cutting Meat

I recently attended a Jewish bris (circumcision), a ceremony to memorialize both Yahweh’s eternal covenant with His people and His particular covenant with Izzy’s tiny Jewish baby, waiting in his mother’s arms. When… Continue reading

The Fox and the Feather

Imagine a wild fox, hired by a farmer to guard his chicken coop. An unlikely story, indeed. Even more amazing, imagine the fox genuinely loved the farmer, who had found him trapped and… Continue reading