A 1972 One-Hit, One-Rhyme Wonder

by Kevin Burton    Because mine is a songwriter’s household we have “what rhymes with’ as one of our buzzwords.   Buzzphrases I guess that should be.    Example: My granddaughter Willow is spoiled.  So it’s “Oh my goodness can’t believe how spoiled she is…what rhymes with spoiled?”    “Coiled, boiled, foiled..” and so on.  Got …

Ravi Zacharias: Another Hero Exposed

by Kevin Burton    Here’s one blog post I never wanted to write.  Even now, I can’t believe I’m having to write it.     But I feel like I should.    Christian apologist Ravi Zacharias died in May 2020.  Since then leaders of his Ravi Zacharias International Ministries (RZIM) have been forced to admit that …

Forgiving Far Beyond Seven Times

by Kevin Burton    Somebody done somebody wrong is a common song on earth.  To err is human.    To forgive is divine and it’s not a math equation.     The apostle Peter tried to make it into one, as recorded in the book of Matthew. Peter never did things in half measures.  So when …

Forgiving “Even As Christ Forgave You?”

by Kevin Burton    The school I worked at when I was an English teacher in Mexico had an odd split schedule.    We had morning classes, evening classes and a few in the afternoon. The school was closed most of the afternoon for siesta time.     We also had Saturday a.m. classes.    I did …