Too Good to Be True?
There is an old adage that says, “If it seems (or sounds) too good to be true, then it probably is (or isn’t).” This anonymous quote is found in varying forms, but in each case the meaning is still the same. Anything that appears to be too good to be true probably is not true. It is a word of warning to be wary of exaggerated claims by others. This phrase is often used in reference to commercials or ads for products that make unbelievable claims. These advertisers give the im
There are some chores that we just hate to do, while others are not so unpleasant. I still despise washing dishes by hand, a holdover from my childhood when we had no other option. I hate raking leaves, but thankfully I have a mulching mower and bagger and not too many trees. Cleaning out closets is one of my least favorite tasks, but you do find some interesting things once you tackle it. On the other hand, I really do not mind loading/unloading the dishwasher or the two lau
The Family of God
I am pleased to announce that today, April 10th, is “National Siblings Day.” The aim of Siblings Day is to celebrate lifelong bonds between brothers and sisters. It was started in America in 1998, but has become an international event spreading to countries such as India and Australia. It is estimated that 80% of the U. S. population have a sibling and are able to participate by honoring their brothers and sisters. I am blessed to still have my brother, Roy, and my three sist