December 22, 2018

If you stop in at Marlowe’s BBQ restaurant in Memphis, Tennessee, you will see a memorial to Elvis Presley, the late “King” of rock n’ roll. Since Graceland is nearby, he often ate at Marlowe’s and visited with the owner. Today, due to the Elvis connection, Marlowe’s h...

December 15, 2018

Years ago, there was a classical radio station that played the perfect background music for my study time. Their thoughtful announcer rarely spoke. But once every hour, he would share a pithy thought or epigrammatic anecdote. At the conclusion of his brief comments, he...

November 3, 2018

On June 9, 2018, undefeated Justify won the Triple Crown of horseracing. When this magnificent colt crossed the finish line in first place at Belmont Park, he earned a place in history as one of only thirteen horses who have won the Kentucky Derby, the Preakness Stakes...

October 6, 2018

Sometime during the storm of July 14, 2018, 19-year-old Aldi Adilang fell into fitful sleep. Since the age of sixteen, Aldi had worked as a lamplighter on a “rompong,” or floating fishing hut, that was stationed 77 miles off the coast of North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Aldi...

May 12, 2018

Many of you who read this blog knew my mother. Paula Ann Schober Rose was born in Westhoff, Texas, into a strong German family. In her teen years, Paula made a passionate commitment to Christ that intensified throughout her life. After marrying my Dad, they were busy i...

February 17, 2017

Perhaps you heard about the man who was on a diet and was dealing with guilt? Each evening, while his wife takes a shower, he raids the candy jar. Those few moments are full of great delight, as the man secretly enjoys his candy. But what can he do with the leftover ca...

February 10, 2017

We were finishing our meal at a nationally branded restaurant, when the assistant manager approached our table. She said with a toothy smile, “I hope you have enjoyed your meal. Was everything just perfect?”


Theologically, “perfect” means that something has reac...

January 27, 2017

One day in September, the postal person brought the usual junk mail and bills. One gaudy envelope stood out. Stamped on it in bold letters were the words: “Personal and Private.” But it was addressed to “David Rose or Present Occupant.” The envelope boasted far more th...

January 13, 2017

A legendary white-tailed buck suddenly disappeared in northwestern Grayson County, Texas. The huge deer was frequently seen by locals, and images had been captured on several county game cameras. It was estimated that the buck had a set of antlers that were at least 25...

March 11, 2016

Recent blogs have presented selected events of early Texas history, and how God impacted the lives of the heroes who fought for our freedom. One of the most disturbing battles happened near the town of Goliad. Goliad is located on the San Antonio River, just West of Vi...

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