The Lord is at Your Right Hand

The Lord is at Your Right Hand

Hey, little buddies! Psalm 16:8 has an important message for us.  It says, “I have set the Lord continually before me; Because He is at my right hand, I will not be shaken.” This may be where the expression, “my right-hand man” came from.  When...
God Is Watching!

God Is Watching!

Hey, little buddies! I was just reading some great quotes by Thomas Jefferson. One of them was about controlling ourselves and doing what’s right even if nobody knows what we’re doing. His suggestion was to act as if EVERYBODY knew. He said, “When...
Do You Like to Argue?

Do You Like to Argue?

Hey, little buddies! Let me ask you something:  do you like to argue? I’ve known some people who would rather argue than agree with the other guy, even if what they were arguing about wasn’t important at all. It’s as if they are so proud of their...
An Uncle Rick Character Lesson

An Uncle Rick Character Lesson

An Uncle Rick Character Lesson On Christmas morning of 2002, my son Nate walked into our living room and dropped a little gift on to the lap of his little sister, Carrie. The present wasn’t just for Carrie but for the whole family. It was a puppy! The tiny black...
A Cold, Wet Lesson

A Cold, Wet Lesson

Long ago when I was young, I used to dream of living in a log cabin on a farm in the hills. I had grown up in the suburbs and I thought it was boring. School was boring too. I wanted to live far out in the country where nobody would bother me. I didn’t want to do...