T.F. Stern

Instinctive Reaction – Rationalizing Criminal Behavior

BY T.F. STERN Having been around on this spinning planet for quite some time, I thought I’d heard most of the excuses for bad behavior. ...

A Temple Experience

BY T.F. STERN My friend David Nell asked if I’d share an experience regarding the Temple, something that could be described as a life altering...

This Old Rocking Chair

BY T.F. STERN When my parents were starting out as a family I remember them having a beautiful black Hitchcock Rocking Chair with its traditional...

Sharing an Important Message

BY T.F. STERN You might recall a wonderful black and white movie from the early 1950s, The Day the Earth Stood Still, with Michael Rennie playing...

There Can Be Only One

BY T.F. STERN I keep up with the discussions put on by Christian groups as they consider various doctrines which they believe to be from...

Mrs. Miniver, Antifa and BLM

BY T.F. STERN While watching an old black and white classic movie, Mrs. Miniver, the idea occurred that there were many similarities with our present...

Honoring Their Gift

BY T.F. STERN Gratitude is an interesting human trait.  We say thank you when somebody does something nice for us or gives us a present;...

A Transformative Experience

BY T.F. STERN My grandson, James, is up here at our house in the country.  He was asking lots of questions about various things on...

Seeing different sides of a memory

BY T.F. STERN My grandson wanted to look at photographs that had been stored away in some old albums.  There were images of my folks,...

What kind of word is Fumfy?

BY T.F. STERN The reason I’m writing today has to do with the home schooling of my granddaughter; she’s in the first grade.  One of...

A Bible, we have a Bible

BY T.F. STERN I was reading the comment section of a Christian fellowship group and found it interesting, not surprising; but interesting these good people...

His Church is the Kingdom of Heaven

BY T.F. STERN This morning I enjoyed reading another Facebook entry by my good friend Bob Kersten.  His topic centered on the meaning of the...