I promise not to tell you how to vote, but here are are variety of options to consider from a variety of voices. (You can skip right to the non-partisan conclusion if you wish.) I love how the Pharisees sat around trying to think up impossible questions for Jesus. Hypothetical situations that would force Jesus …
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Hi, I’m Jim Watkins: author, speaker, and—for my grandkiddos—”Corn Monster.” (It’s what we do in Corn Borer, Indiana!) This month, our annual look at really creepy stuff. Don’t read alone! Previous issues • Music issue: 2 (September 18, 2016) • Conspiracy issue (September 12, 2016) • Remembering 9/11 (September 4, 2016) • [Romans] 8:28 issue …
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Hi, I’m Jim Watkins: author, speaker, threat to society. Here’s a second collection of my favorite music videos filled with hope along with links to corresponding posts. Enjoy and be encouraged. Previous issues • The conspiracy issue (September 11, 2016) • Remembering 9/11 issue (September 4, 2016) • Romans 8:28 issue (August 8, 2016) But …
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Hi, I’m Jim Watkins: author, speaker, threat to society . . . and investigative blogger! This week, the shocking truth about conspiracy theories, urban legends, my new sexual identity, and the Colonel’s secret herbs and spices!. The truth is out there! Previous issues • Remembering 9/11 issue (September 4, 2016) • Romans 8:28 issue (August …
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Two small numbers—9/11—have become shorthand for an infinite number of emotions: the shock and disbelief of watching the terrorist attack on live TV, the horror of watching the twin towers collapse upon themselves, the national grief as the number of confirmed casualties grew to over 2,800, the growing realization that we are no longer beyond …
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Just released: I Have a Meme! The Best Cartoons of Hope & Humor . . . and a Few of the Worst One hundred and ninety cartoons address aging, food, government, health, holidays, the Internet, love, marriage, sex, mind fields, parenting, spirituality, weather and writing, with occasional snark from “Evil Jim.” “Milk-out-the-nose funny” Rhonda Rhea, …
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I have in my right hand, direct from my home office in Corn Borer, Indiana, today’s category: Top ten posts from August 2016 (Numbers in parentheses are previous month’s ranking.) 10. (284) Taking Word to Worldwide Web 9. (9) Hope & Humor cartoons 8. (11) From bad to worse to . . . astonishing 7. …
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Hi, I’m Jim Watkins: author, speaker, threat to society. August 28 reminds me of one of my favorite verses: Romans 8:28. So, here are some hopeful posts on the truth of that verse.. Plus, you can also access over 300 posts—more encouragement and entertainment than you can shake a memory stick at—on death, faith, health, …
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Hi, I’m Jim Watkins: author, speaker, threat to society. Here’s some hope and humor as American’s are less than 80 days away from the presidential election.. There is hope as you’ll see in this issue!! Plus, you can also access over 300 posts—more encouragement and entertainment than you can shake a memory stick at—on death, …
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Today, Lois and I are celebrating the 100th anniversary of Forest Hills Wesleyan Church where we began sharing hope and humor 42 years ago! I have the privilege to give a three-to-four minute reflection of what Forest Hills has meant to us, so . . . Forest Hills Wesleyan was filled with so many firsts: …
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Hi, I’m Jim Watkins: author, speaker, threat to society. This week’s topic is success, failure and what I’ve dubbed as suck-cess. Plus, you can also access over 300 posts—more encouragement and entertainment than you can shake a memory stick at—on death, faith, health, heavy topics, holidays, hope, humor, life hacks, love, parents, sex, spiritual issues …
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Hi, I’m Jim Watkins: author, speaker, threat to society. I’ve been so anxious, I could hardly stand it, to share this issue on waiting! Plus, you can also access over 300 posts—more encouragement and entertainment than you can shake a memory stick at—on death, faith, health, heavy topics, holidays, hope, humor, life hacks, love, parents, …
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Hi, I’m Jim Watkins: author, speaker, threat to society. Scroll down for my latest posts on office Olympics, life as a human tetherball, not-so-Olympic weight-lifting and, if you’re not planning to watch the games, please join The He-Man Sports Hater’s Club. You can also access over 300 posts—more encouragement and entertainment than you can shake …
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I have in my right hand, direct from my home office in Corn Borer, Indiana, today’s category: Top ten posts from July 2016 10. Cure for common cold? Sex! 9. Hope&Humor cartoons 8. James Watkins for president 2016 7. Does DNA disprove evolution? 6. “What must I do to inherit eternal life?’ 5. Children who …
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Hi, I’m Jim Watkins: author, speaker, threat to society. Welcome to our 2016 presidential coverage—live from the Tupperware Party convention at the Corn Borer VFW Post 7119. (I am nonpartisan, so I plan to offend all party members.) Plus, you can also access over 300 posts—more encouragement and entertainment than you can shake a memory …
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