Can Blood Transfusions Extend Life?

I came across an article recently discussing bizarre ways tech billionaires are attempting to reverse the aging process and live forever.  More than one company is conducting research to determine if blood transfusions from younger people can extend life.  According to some experts, transfusing blood from young, healthy people – specifically those between ages 16 …

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Why Worship God?

Our English word “worship” is often translated from two words meaning “toward” and “kiss” (or “kiss toward”).  In certain cultures, it was a common practice to prostate oneself before another and kiss his feet, the hem of his garment, or the ground.  This was especially done by the Persians to express reverence toward their deified …

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Hang in There, the Game’s Not Over Yet!

On September 16, 2018 Buffalo Bills defensive back Vontae Davis shocked his team and sports fans when he retired during halftime of Sunday's game against the Los Angeles Chargers. He later issued a statement confirming his abrupt decision to retire. "This isn't how I pictured retiring from the NFL," the 10-year veteran said, adding that …

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I’m Thankful Some Things Don’t Last

How many times have you asked someone about their vacation, only to hear them say, “It was great, only one problem – it ended too soon?”  Have you ever asked someone about his weekend and heard him say, “It was too short”?  Some things just seem to end sooner than we would like! Some things may …

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The Significance of Christ’s Resurrection

Countless number of people around the world recognize Christ’s resurrection on Easter Sunday – the first Sunday after the full moon that falls on or after March 21.  We cannot be certain of the origin of the term “Easter.”  It is likely an Old English word of Germanic origin, that honors a goddess associated with …

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Christian, Rejoice!

How sad it is for people professing to be Christians to fail to experience joy in life.  These people may go through life with a negative outlook, pessimistic attitude, and perhaps even harboring bitterness in their hearts.  This is certainly heartbreaking - not what God intended!  Christians, more than any other people on this earth, …

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Jesus Christ, the Same Yesterday, Today, and Forever

I’m old enough to remember listening to music on eight track tapes (now virtually a relic).  I can remember when cassette tapes, quickly becoming a thing of the past, were “new on the scene.”  Seems like not very long ago I was adjusting the tone arm on my record player. And now, Jason Palmer, writing for BBC News, …

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