Month: November 2014

November 30, 2014 Howard Kenyon No comments exist

Nearly a decade ago I started to slide down a steep slope into a very dark valley of depression. I slipped faster and faster with nothing to grab onto, until I watched the life I had known disappear. Poof! – as if I were Dorothy landing in the world of Oz, I found myself in…

November 16, 2014 Howard Kenyon No comments exist

I serve on a legislative task force which has been convening the past 25 years as “an advocate for hungry persons”. The Oregon Hunger Task Force (OHTF) is one of the highlights of my monthly schedule, meeting as I do with government and private sector leaders to consider the needs of the state’s most vulnerable…

November 9, 2014 Howard Kenyon No comments exist

I must admit, I have one TV weakness – I follow America’s Got Talent half the year and The Voice the other half. More than the talent – which can be very good – I most enjoy the back stories of those contesting. I don’t like seeing people lose out, not even if their talent…

November 2, 2014 Howard Kenyon No comments exist

What does it mean to “Love your enemies”? I mean, are we really supposed to do exactly what the Bible says and love those who threaten to kill us or violate our loved ones or oppose our way of life? I don’t know very many people who have given away all but one of their…