Day: February 28, 2012

Finishing a stimulating day at Starbucks in Weatherford. Had a good conversation with two colleagues, a work out and some thinking.

Twenty

Twenty      Otis broke his tailbone when he hit the black-top.    He sat there, upright, stunned and sad. His old truck continued into the nearest barbed wire fence,w here it paused, wheels churning, paint scraping, for a time. Then, for some reason he did not immediately discern, the old truck coughed three times …

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Cooperative Baptist Fellowship Elected Head Calls for Review/Change of Homosexual Hiring Ban

   As reported yesterday in Associated Baptist Press, the CBF's highest elected official has called for a complete review of the current ban on hiring homosexual men and women by the religious organization.     Collen Burroughs, CBF moderator, says it is time to review and amend the 2000 CBF statement on homosexual practices. In a …

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Imposition 2012-I Fix Health Care Again Today, Adding Stress

   Let me try again.    Fifty per cent of illnesses are self-inflicted. Eliminate the self-inflicted illnesses, you reduce the cost of health care delivery because demand goes down.    Substance abuse, tobacco, obesity, alchohol overuse are all examples of self-inflicted illness causes.    Stress can be added to the list but so often stress …

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