Every election, my Facebook is flooded with individuals expressing their passionate beliefs about “hot button” issues. People, upset that their rights may be violated, take to social media to express their outrage or concern about the future because the new president, senator, or state representative is of the opposite political persuasion. Just look at how..
To a New Yorker in NYC, hearing someone yell, “Matteau, Matteau, Matteau,” while walking down the street, would not be weird. In fact, it would bring back memories of the 1994 Eastern Conference Finals when the New York Rangers won in double overtime against the New Jersey Devils. Stephane Matteau scored the winning goal, and..
Throughout the course of history, there are several men and women that we read about because of what they believed and what they gave for different causes. Inside of the Brooklyn Museum, there is a monument dedicated to Nathan Hale. Nathan Hale was a spy for the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War. Hale..
“Great moments are born from great opportunity”. This is one of many quotes that Herb Brooks uttered to his hockey team before playing the Russians in the 1980 Olympics. Russia was the favorite to win and the band of college-aged boys from the USA was supposed to be a road block to the Russians..
One of the many principles spoken about in the Old Testament is training your children in the ways of the Lord (Deuteronomy 6). One of the ways that parents can do this is by teaching their children how to pray. Prayer can teach children many things about our relationship with God: thankfulness, love, respect, our..
Hello all, I would like to thank everyone for taking the time to follow my blog. My name is Tim Nelsen and I will be writing about various aspects of the Christian life. I have recently turned 30 years old, and I am married to my wonderful wife Stefany. Without her I would not be..