Guest columnists

September 24, 2008

Todd: A good belly laugh the best cure for post-Gustav, Ike blues

An old Yiddish proverb says, “What soap is to the body, laughter is to the soul.” The Bible says, “A cheerful heart is good medicine, but […]
September 24, 2008

Louisiana shows its resiliency, brotherly concern

On Monday, Sept. 1, at 9:30 a.m., Hurricane Gustav crashed into the town of Cocodrie and marched its way north through Baton Rouge and Alexandria, uprooting […]
October 1, 2008

Your family. Pets. Job. God. You’ve got to love it – or do you?

English is a very rich and expressive language but it has drawbacks. When it comes to the all important word “love,” we have only one word […]
October 8, 2008

Fear not: God’s name is ‘I Am,’ not ‘I Was’ or ‘I Will Be’

How often have we heard Jesus tells his followers, “Do not be afraid,” “Do not fear, only believe” or “Take heart, it is I; do not […]