August 29, 2019

This past week in a meeting, Bo and Jerri were trying to explain the advantages of having the virtual assistant device built by Amazon called Alexa. But I’m old, anti-technology, ignorant, and set in my ways. I just don’t like the idea of something continually listening and monitoring everything I say. Bo went on to … Continue reading August 29, 2019

August 28, 2019

Last Sunday, during the Sunday school hour, I was in a Bible skills contest with our third, fourth, and fifth graders. What made me anxious about the whole thing was their darling, grace-filled, joyous teacher, Mrs. Goodfellow, looked at me and snarled, “You’re going down.” She scared the tar out of me. The diabolical questions … Continue reading August 28, 2019

August 27, 2019

Yesterday was a very bad day. As I read the news, I was deeply disturbed to see that Kentucky Fried Chicken has partnered with vegetarian food producer “Beyond Meat” to come up with fake chicken. The new nuggets and boneless wings are described as “plant-based” poultry. As I continued to read the article about Kentucky … Continue reading August 27, 2019

August 22, 2019

Bruce works for the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDot). His job is to inspected the equipment built by inmates in the Texas Department of Justice who are taught to weld and fabricate in order to have a marketable trade skill, so that when they are allowed to reenter society, they can be productive, gainfully employed … Continue reading August 22, 2019