Ginsburg’s empathy born of Jewish history and discrimination

In the Jewish tradition, burials usually take place within 24 hours of death.But Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died Sept. 18, was lying in state nearly a w...

September 24th, 2020 |  


Use the time God has given us or lose it

Use the time God has given us or lose it

Ecclesiastes 12:10, “The preacher sought to find out acceptable words: and that which was written was upright, even words of truth.”I can ...

September 24th, 2020 |  


Getting Ahead: ‘If the shoe fits’

Getting Ahead: ‘If the shoe fits’

When I was growing up I heard the saying “If The Shoe Fits” time and again. Usually this was something that my parents would say when they...

September 24th, 2020 |  



The Trumpet Sounds: ‘Contentment or approval?’

The Trumpet Sounds: ‘Contentment or approval?’

For the past three weeks at South Side we have been talking about the subject of contentment. 2020 has been a year filled with discontentment. People ...

September 24th, 2020 |  


Panning for gold

Panning for gold

Leaders look for potential leaders. Jesus saw something in 12 men and made them His disciples. Moses had his Joshua, Elijah had a follower named Elish...

September 17th, 2020 |  


Getting Ahead: ‘Seeing is believing’

Getting Ahead: ‘Seeing is believing’

From my earliest memories of childhood I can recall people saying; “seeing is believing.” But is that true today?Almost all of us now carr...

September 17th, 2020 |  


People are watching

People are watching

I like to watch people in the mall. It keeps me busy while my wife is shopping. Seriously, I like to try and figure out what their story is, and what ...

September 10th, 2020 |  


Getting Ahead: Experiences

Getting Ahead: Experiences

I have a picture of my mom and dad on my credenza and as I came into my office this morning I noticed it. As I looked at that picture memories flooded...

September 10th, 2020 |  


The Trumpet Sounds: ‘The search for contentment’

The Trumpet Sounds: ‘The search for contentment’

This month at South Side we are doing a series entitled “The More Of Less.” We live in a culture that promotes the concept that “mor...

September 10th, 2020 |  


The importance of making memories

The importance of making memories

Proverbs 10:7 a, “The memory of the just is blessed: but the name of the wicked shall rot.”Will our life leave behind good memories, will ...

September 3rd, 2020 |