Author Archives: FredKerr

About FredKerr

Bible teacher, M.Div, exercising, pizza, herbal tea, eating out with wife and friends, plants, classic Scripture choruses, hymns, variations of Canon D by Pachabel, clean jokes

Is Humanism A Thief?

  courtesy: goodfreephotos.com Humanism is like a slick, used car salesman. It wants you to trade in your trip to heaven, forgiveness for sin, Savior’s peace and joy, abundant life now for guilt, glitz, temporary good feelings, small pleasures and a … Continue reading

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6 Things Dad Never Told Me – #33

   1. All long term problems are top management problems – business world saying. 2. When screening job applicants or new acquaintainences one’s pattern of habits, track record is a far better indicator of future behavior than what they say. … Continue reading

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5 Things Dad Never Told Me – Part 26

  1. As a tree is totally dependent on its roots so the Christian is dependant on clinging to Jesus daily through Bible reading and talking to the Lord. (Jn 15.4-5). This is not optional. Making a good appearance is … Continue reading

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5 Things Moms Tell Youngsters – # 17

    courtesy: goodfreephotos.com 1.  In general conversation offer a summary statement of your news item. Don’t dump the whole truck load on them. If hearers want more detail they can ask. 2. Lust is no friend of  healthy, wholesome, long-term relationships. True … Continue reading

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5 Things Dad Never Told Me – Part 25

  1. Never  assume that any one is so pure that he does not need to be accountable to other human beings. I refer to accountants, CPAs, church bookkeepers, managers, estate attorneys, pastors, deacons, tip-top employees and presidents. People don’t … Continue reading

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6 Things Dad Never Told Me – # 32

        1. People don’t do what you expect but what you inspect. Don’t be hesitant to ask frank questions when “inspecting your cattle.” 2.   Show your appreciation for endless meals cooked, clothes washed, taxi service, etc, … Continue reading

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Replying To A Pick Up Line – Share Jesus

  Suppose a guy at work says: Were you hurt in the fall? (what fall?) When you fell from heaven? Like that pick up line? One might have a quick response in mind like: Thank you. No, I wasn’t hurt. … Continue reading

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Is Political Correctness A Thief?

A key objective of our Bill of Rights is to protect unpopular speech. Political correctness punishes unpopular speech. The Bill of Rights protects saying what you please (short of shouting “fire” in a crowded theater). PC says that making critical … Continue reading

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5 Things Dad Never Told Me – #31

1.  I prefer to let workmen totally complete a job before paying the full amount. Much bargaining power is lost if paying upfront or prematurely. Even with good workers something can be overlooked. Don’t assume, inspect. 2. Is he marriage material?: … Continue reading

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Halloween Or Harvest Party?

  courtesy – goodfreephotos.com The word “hallow” means to sanctify, make holy. We Christians need to reclaim, reclaim, this word and night for Jesus and clean, wholesome activities. On October 31st some churches offer youth a wholesome alternative to ‘Trick … Continue reading

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