The value of history

Some folks dream of the coming of a golden age, when the gospel will have created a state of peace and benevolence on earth almost approaching that of heaven. Most of us dismiss such ideas as folly, the pride of man. What about the good old days? Many folks believe things were better in the … Continue reading The value of history

The pursuit of Happiness

How would Thomas Jefferson have described the Happiness that he had in mind when he penned the Declaration of Independence?  I suspect it was quite a bit different from the happiness that many people are desperately seeking today.  In fact, I suspect that he was thinking of the kind of happiness that is described in … Continue reading The pursuit of Happiness