Wisdom, Day 29

31 Days of Wisdom

Welcome to Day 29 of our Journey through “31 Days of Wisdom”!   Today’s categories are: advice, pride, corruption government, ruling, authority arguing, contention treating the poor according to their rights     Right away we learn that someone who has been given advice or correction repeatedly, but who has not listened to it or […]

Wisdom, Day 16

31 Days of Wisdom

Welcome to Day 16 of our Journey through “31 Days of Wisdom”!   Today’s categories are God’s plan and favor, integrity in governing, and a life well chosen.     The beginning and end of this chapter (ex. v. 2 and 25) remind me a bit of Steinbeck’s “Of Mice and Men”, and that things […]

Why the United States of America Is Truly Great

A Recap of My Twitter Corrections to the #AmericaWasNeverGreat Opinions

As a proud American citizen, I began the day with expressions of patriotism and singing patriotic songs. But I was amazed to see the sentiment #AmericaWasNeverGreat trending on Twitter. It was immediately clear that those expressing a negative opinion of American history had six main points that I believe are emotionally biased, and not altogether informed […]

President Abraham Lincoln, patriotic message