Posts from April 2020

Posts from April 2020

Purim. How to Escape Death – Forever

Purim. How to Escape Death – Forever It’s been awhile, but when Ron wrote “OK – what do you mean by evil slaves of Satan?” – I knew apart from it being an excellent question – for the answer to be good – it’d have to be comprehensive. Well, back then a “corona break” was certainly not “a thing.” But here we are, and I’ve lost track how many days now we’ve been in this “new normal.” So, unless someone…

The Blessings of Bald and Beautiful

The Blessings of Bald and Beautiful I was twenty-one when I left Guyana, SA. Guyana’s closest neighbor is Trinidad – last stop in the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean before you’re in South America. I’m seventy-three now. And although only a vintage of what I was back then, people say I look young. I enjoy their kind remarks, but the daily freeze-ups of my fingers remind me “Carlton be careful – you’re not that young anymore.” And I grin…

How Do You Say “Nonsense” To A Sick Person?

How Do You say “Nonsense” to a Sick or Dying Person? Lately while ministering to people on Facebook, I’ve run into a surprising number who write “Please pray for me and share me with your FB groups. I’ve got Covid19, and I’m scared of dying. Of course, I’m glad to be able to pray for them. But how do I tell them they’re “all wet” when it comes to the possibility or probability of their death? After all, the worse…