About Bob1

I am a retired minister.

A good self image

Everyone needs to feel good about themselves. But such feelings are not acquired automatically. They begin to be felt as a growing child develops a sense of his or her place as an individual in the social structure of a … Continue reading

Renewable Spiritual Energy

I’m thinking of faith, hope, love, prayer, and worship, not solar power, wind turbines, or thermal heat. I want to draw your attention to some sources of renewable spiritual energy that can help you to make it through the day. … Continue reading

Good place to worship

What’s a good place to worship? The worship of a person’s god is an important personal function for all human beings. Its practice in a large variety of forms and content is well documented throughout human history. And in most … Continue reading

Deal with one’s enemies

How to deal with one’s enemies? There is a lot of controversy these days regarding how we as a nation of freedom loving and tolerating people should deal with nations and people who apparently want to harm us in some … Continue reading

Banning gay marriages

Banning gay marriages: same-sex marriages of homosexual men and lesbian women should not be done because such relationships are considered to be “sinful” by some citizens. Adultery is considered to be “sinful” by some citizens, but I don’t believe that … Continue reading