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  • Get Over it - A Devotion
    Get Over It - A Devotion
    Hebrews 10:21-23 (NLT)And since we have a great High Priest who rules over God’s house, let us go right into the presence of God with sincere hearts fully trusting him. For our guilty consciences have been sprinkled with Christ’s blood...
  • John Boehner
    Impeaching President Obama would give to him a free ride
    Republicans may try to impeach the President, but they had better hurry up. The reason is that while 60% of the Republican base like the idea, 40% don’t. If the midterm elections produce a better than expected outcome for Democrats,...
  • Nobody Wants To Stand Up and Say Enough Is Enough
    Nobody Wants To Stand Up and Say Enough Is Enough
    The facts are these, a Malaysian Airliner was shot down over Eastern Ukraine. The Russian backed rebel Separatists are in control of this area and have been for some time. It has been decided that a BUK rocket launcher was used to shoot down the...
  • I am valuable
    Praying Psalm 25: No fear of shame
    Being put to shame seems to be the greatest human fear, besides death. Actually, many have preferred death over shame. Even entire cultures embrace "honor suicides" over losing face or shaming their family.Is this why Jesus death...
  • Shamed into a good person
    Shamed into a good person
    When you think back to your childhood, do you recall social conditioning, stemming from consequences, such as statements like, “Shame on you?”If you grew up being shamed into a “good person” it is probable you are suffering...
  • 'Shame' is grim, but fascinating
    'Shame' is grim, but fascinating
    As we continue to connect this year's Academy Award nominees with prior films, it is definitely worth considering the intriguing and highly respected earlier work generated by director Steve McQueen and actor Michael Fassbender, both nominated...
  • Paula Deen is ready for a do over
    Paula Deen is ready for a do over
    Paula Deen is back. Or at least she's on her way, if the headlines are to be believed.According to a number of reports on Feb. 12, including one from "Good Morning America" via Yahoo! News, the shamed chef earned between $75 million...
  • How will business survive without slave labor
    How will business survive without slave labor
    Shame on a country that will not raise the minimum wage! Shame on a country that once used the excuse, how will business survive without slave labor? Your ways have not changed. Today's slaves are minimum wage earners and the excuses are still...
  • Shame
    James Franco finds no Shame with sex drama
    Most independent film buffs will fondly remember the character study drama "Shame" from 2011 starring Michael Fassbenderas a sex addict in New York City. Baring all for the camera, both psychologically and physically, Mr. Fassbender gave...
  • Shameless - A Devotion
    Shameless - A Devotion
    2 Corinthians 7:10-11 (NLT)For the kind of sorrow God wants us to experience leads us away from sin and results in salvation. There’s no regret for that kind of sorrow. But worldly sorrow, which lacks repentance, results in spiritual death....
  • Contribute or criticize
    Contribute or criticize
    Do you contribute more than you criticize? Or, do you criticize everyone else’s contributions? Take a good look at yourself because we all have a critic that lives within, do you bring this voice forward or do you quiet this critic with...
  • Light at the top of the Pit
    Families need lifestyle changes to contend with addiction -part five
    Addicted people and their loved ones can begin to heal. By ending shame and blame, recognizing addiction as a serious and constant health condition, contingency planning for relapse, developing a Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP) and finding...
  • Healing Shame
    Healing Shame
    “Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come: The old has gone, the new is here! All this is from God, who reconciled us to himself through Christ and gave us the ministry of reconciliation: that God was reconciling the...
  • Feeling Guilty
    Guilt can rattle a marriage
    A person may feel guilty because they have committed dishonest deeds against the people they care about. This is an integral part of the life cycle of living. As discussed in many articles, feeling guilt starts with a problem. Drugs or alcohol are...
  • New years day photo.
    Humiliation television; it doesn't get any lower than this. pt2
    I would like to make clear the parameters of this article, regarding what programs are considered to be part of humiliation television. These shows feature guests and situations that can either be scripted or true to life. In some cases, it is the...