Where are you finding meaning in Christmas this year?
So, what am I, if all I do is spew “Christianese” and positive rhetoric – all while harboring bitterness toward my wife and enemies? I’m simply a big, fat, Christian facade!
Through the many years I’ve written these columns, I have on occasion, especially during the holiday season – in fact, I suspect, only during the holidays – offered recipes for some of my favorite dishes, drinks and sweets.
I love snow! I love when everything is transformed into the winter wonderland of clean, bright and so quiet you can hear your own thoughts. I just love it.
One can gather considerable evidence and build a pretty sound argument that the income gap between wealthy Americans and the rest of us is greater now than at any other time in the last 100 years – even greater than it was during the Depression or in the early 1900s when Teddy Roosevelt took on the Robber Barons.
Holiday travel is great fun with happy travelers and a little preparation will help ensure tails are wagging when you get to Grandma’s house.
There was a time, not so long ago, when a snow flurry would have roused my kids from their bed and sent them into a frenzy of finding boots, gloves, hats and jackets.
Thanksgiving is a genuinely American holiday, rooted in the earliest days of the Puritan colony, the first one an expression of thanks shared with the Native Americans who had helped them survive the winter.
In my traditional opinion, Thursday begins another holiday season. It’s my favorite time of year, preferable even to the dog days of su
The Washington Trust for Historic Preservation is seeking nominations to its 2015 Most Endangered Historic Properties List. Nomination forms may be obtained through the Trust’s website at www.preservewa.org.
Amid a season of sweets and special foods, it sometimes can be challenging for diabetics to maintain their dietary discipline. But eating certain foods in moderation can help people with diabetes enjoy the flavors of the holidays without compromising their health.
Staying motivated to be physically active in the fall can be more challenging, with less daylight and unpredictable weather.
The Psalms are both the hymnal and the prayer book of the Bible, which has made them the go-to resource for the church’s worship.
A few months ago I suggested we have access to a spiritual treasure chest. I was referring to gifts we find because of our faith. At the time, we looked inside and found resilience.
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) will host a public meeting Nov. 20
The Bible makes a statement that, at first glance, seems like an impossible request.
Emily Moore and Jordan Kerrigan have announced their engagement and plans for a summer wedding.
Far back in ancient times, the Druids and wizards of the Celtic region held an annual drunken orgy and harvest festival on Oct. 31.
My favorite verse in the Bible is Proverbs 12:1, “Whoever loves instruction loves knowledge, but he who hates correction is stupid.”
Do you think the sun is doing a good enough job? Do we need a bigger one? While it doesn’t receive rave reviews daily, most people feel our local nuclear sphere pumps out all the heat and light we need.