In the Presence of the Praiseworthy

I was reading in the Psalm the other day and came upon this: With praises from children and from tiny infants, you have built a fortress. It makes your enemies silent, and all who turn against you are left speechless. (Psalm 8: 2) It just so happened that I read that verse on Saturday, the [Read More…]

Do you know your neighbor?

Isolated. That’s how neighbors are describing Jared Loughner’s family. Extremely private people, not the sort to engage. Wayne Smith, who has lived across the street from the Loughner family since 1972, broke the news to Amy and Randy Loughner that their son had been arrested in connection with the Tuscon shooting. The news devastated the [Read More…]