The Gift of Listening

If one gives an answer before he hears, it is his folly and shame.   Proverbs 18:13 Listen first. Then speak. That was Jef Fowler’s  advice to me early in my employment at Veritas Academy. As I would go to him seeking advice on how to address an issue, whether...

The Rule Above All Rules

On Tuesdays I hold “Oma School” for my grandkids who attend Veritas Academy. On the very first Tuesday, I told them we would be abiding by just one rule this year. “Just one?” they whispered, glancing at each other with amusement. “What rule do you think that should...

The Gift of Love

  But God shows his love for us in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us. Romans 5:8   I recently attended a wedding during which the bride and groom exchanged vows they themselves had written. The words were heart felt and inspiring. The bride actually...