Tuck’s Blog

Sour Grapes

In 2002, the African nation of Swaziland suffered a famine in which 250,000 people were on the brink of starvation. At the same time the UN asked for emergency funds to relieve the suffering, the king of Swaziland ordered a $55 million private luxury jet. The money was taken from a development fund for projects…

Assignment 2006

I need your help on this one! What do we do for next year? This year we have read through the Bible together suing a reading calendar with an Old Testament, New Testament, Psalms and Proverbs reading. I have preached on one of the Sunday texts in the series. I’ll likely not do that again,…

On Biting and Devouring

Some time ago, Cindy Byrd sent me a video clip a dog with a bone. He reaches up with his hind leg to scratch his ear or something, but the dog evidently sees his leg as a rival that is after his bone. He is so intent on protecting his bone that he growls at…

Now For Something Completely Different

In 2005, I sent out daily email articles (OK, there were really 3-4 a week) that were devotional thoughts and musings driven on one of that day’s daily Bible reading texts. See this link for some of those articles. I appreciate all the nice comments many of you send me. I thought that for 2006…