What is the origin of Christmas?

The time of Christmas is a wonderful thing.  Knowing how it came about, the multi-cultural contributions and events over time can provide a greater understanding of its value to our societies.  It behooves everyone to appreciate and enjoy this precious time....

One Among the Great Generation

He was born on Flower Island, on the upper Missouri River, a ‘no-man’s’ land between South Dakota and Iowa.  As the eldest of four boys, he bore the burden of labor and accountability as the family were ‘croppers’ and marketed their vegetables by boating them...

A Very True Story

Longtime friends of mine were a nice couple in their mid-sixties, healthy, and worked every day at a good business.  In the summer of 2021, they decided to take the Covid vax.  Within days they were both in intensive care at a regional hospital.  Within 10 days the...

Sammy Davis Jr – The Candy Man

As we are in turbulent times and these are just the beginnings, it is worthwhile to insert a precious song by Sammy Davis. Jr. Some may not know of him. He was a wonderful black man enduring much and most loved by many. His life, conduct, attitude, how he lived among...

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