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  Over the past decade, water shortages are becoming more common, limiting the availability of unlimited fresh water for irrigation, especially in the states of the American Southwest and California. Large swaths of green grass require constant watering to look healthy, and people in areas with...

Gary Bégin
It may be a tired old cliche, but it is always a word to the wise - school starts soon so watch out for kids. That includes watching out for school buses, traffic monitors and safety patrols as well as speed limits in school zones. While school gun violence dominates the news, the quiet statistics...
Mark 12: “29 Jesus answered, “The foremost is, ‘HEAR, O ISRAEL! THE LORD OUR GOD IS ONE LORD; 30 AND YOU SHALL LOVE THE LORD YOUR GOD WITH ALL YOUR HEART, AND WITH ALL YOUR SOUL, AND WITH ALL YOUR MIND, AND WITH ALL YOUR STRENGTH.’” There is a scene in the move “Fire Proof” where Caleb is heavily...
Life goes along and things go badly or well or, for most of us, somewhere always in between. Eventually life’s patterns are realized and people, logical ones that is, begin to plan their futures and start dreaming of better days ahead. Mother Nature, Father Time or the Devil and his Details come...
Q: I have a heat rash from the hot weather we’ve been having recently. What’s the best way to get rid of it? In her seventies, Donna developed redness and itching in her groin area during a recent heat wave. She tried applying Gold Bond® powder but it didn’t seem to help. She came into our pharmacy...
Martyrdom is often a desirable state of consciousness in the eyes of the True Believers of Karl & Vladimir. One who aspires and then attains this essence of victimhood, meant as one's public façade, can be said to have reached the Ganges of the Faithful --- and that's where they burn bodies....
Caroline, 89 years old, fell on her left side on the steps to her home while returning from church two weeks ago. The emergency department nurses put Steri-Strips® across it and told her to “keep it clean”. Yesterday she showed me a deep red 4-inch long open area on her left forearm oozing clear...
Every Democrat presidential candidate has vowed to seek reparations for the descendants of American slaves, which may cost, let's guess, $1 billion dollars. This "solemn pledge," this litmus test for all Democrat candidates, is an outright attempt at bribing the African-American population, which...
2 Timothy 4:1-2 “I solemnly charge you in the presence of God and of Christ Jesus, who is to judge the living and the dead, and by His appearing and His kingdom: 2 preach the word; be ready in season and out of season; reprove, rebuke, exhort, with great patience and instruction…”   I encountered...
What has happened to American men? My sister calls it the Peter Pan Syndrome from the book of the same name by Dr. Dan Kiley. The syndrome is a disease that begins with spoiling a male child right from birth through grade school into college and beyond. The "adults" that emerge from this reality-...

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