MAN’S BEST FRIEND

When neighbors are out walking their dogs, my favorite question is: "Who is having the most fun -- you or the dog?" Of course, the answer is always the same: "The dog." As I have watched dogs, all seem to exhibit...

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GOOD AND UPRIGHT

"The Lord is good and does what is right," Psalm 25:8. Today my trustworthy friend, Roger Dorway, of many years sent me these inspiring words: "Another great Psalm for your viewing pleasure is Psalm 25. I found it particularly uplifting...

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PRIME OVER 50

by: Darin Burt / in Prime Living, Spokane CDA Living Fred Crowell, 76 Every winning coach has a game plan and a playbook. Fred Crowell was the head basketball coach at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, then as the first coach for Athletes...

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GIVING TUESDAY – A Personal Invitation from Fred Crowell

After Black Friday and Cyber Monday, it's time to give back!  Giving Tuesday is today!  It is the charitable counterpart. For us, it is the opportunity to share the gift of influencing youth positively at athletic camps. Won't you,...

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THEREFORE IMPLIES ACT LOGIC, Part 2

At Thanksgiving, we can be grateful for new hearts with new garments to put on. As St. Paul continues his logic in Colossians 3, he encourages us to dress daily with love: Compassion - Love coming from a tender heart (and perhaps even...

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THE PRINCIPLE AND FOUNDATION

If we look into history and today's humanity, we often see an unknown in life.  Here are some examples: Christopher Columbus set sail not knowing where he was going, where he was, when he got there. When he returned home, he did...

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AUTHENTIC GENUINE LOVE

Sitting in her wheelchair with a dog in her lap, a lady wheeled herself across one of Spokane's busiest streets. As I was stopped in my car at a red light, I watched "the lady and her dog." What I...

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SEEN OR UNSEEN

What you do not see is most often more important than what you see.  St. Paul even said to seek the unseen - often the eternal - because the seen is often temporary.  (II Corinthians 4:18) The photo of the...

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PROFILE IN COURAGE

If you want to be courageous, you must do courageous acts.  When a person is privileged to walk alongside another person of incredible, almost supernatural, courage, all other challenges seem small, insignificant and easily manageable. Those of us at NBC...

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