Sometime in the past there was an irritating commercial where a guy with a cell phone was going all over the place – boonies, woods, city, you name it. He would ask the person on the other end of his phone, “Can you hear me now?” The point was that this cellular provider supposedly had… Read More 2009 – Can You Hear Me Now?
There was a Bruce Willis thriller movie a few years back where a young boy (Cole) “saw” dead people. The premise was that the dead people were unable to leave this world because they had unfinished business. At one point, the Bruce Willis character, Malcom, had this conversation with Cole: Cole Sear: I see dead people. Malcom… Read More 2009 – I See Dead People
Sometime back in the 1970’s, there was a television ad for the soft drink, Dr. Pepper. The jingle’s chorus went something like this: I’m a Pepper, He’s a Pepper She’s a Pepper, We’re a Pepper Wouldn’t you like to be a Pepper, too? Dr. Pepper, drink Dr. Pepper —- It was a catchy little ditty… Read More 2009 – Be A Doer
In in 1984 there were a few television commercials* asking the question, “Where’s the beef?” over a tiny burger on a big bun. Those commercials became a huge hit. Now days it’s turning into the opposite question, “Where isn’t the beef? Over here! Come buy our fake meat burgers!” The news media is hyping fake… Read More Where’s The… Truth?
The tale of woe might seem long (the rescue is shorter) but I add a lot of paragraphs so it’s easier to read. You should be able to skim through quickly. ♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥ “I will give fervent thanks to the Lord…” Psalms 109:30, NAB In 1999, Leland and I faced a bad financial trial. EVERYTHING went… Read More 2010 A Tale of Woe and Crazy Praise