Waynedale Opinion Articles

Our local writers give you insight of their original opinions on the latest Waynedale (Fort Wayne), Indiana news and entertainment topics. Movie, restaurant, show and event reviews are in this section.

Sometimes I get steamed, get my dander up, or just plain get p....d off at what people do. I'm normally a calm person and it takes a lot to get me angry. What the heck am I talking about? Some people think that the words "under God" don't belong in the pledge of allegiance to our Flag.

In 1991, twin Scouts in California (both atheists), refused to say "God" while reciting the Cub Scout oath. They were, ". . . booted out of the organization," and I think rightly so. They went to court....

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Reflections on The Kingdom of God

 

But I say to you that listen, Love your enemies, do good to those who hate you, {28} bless those who curse you, pray for those who abuse you. {29} If anyone strikes you on the cheek, offer the other also; and from anyone who takes away your coat do not withhold even your shirt. {30} Give to everyone who begs from you; and if anyone takes away your goods, do not ask for them again. {31} Do to others as you would have them do to you. {32} If you love those...

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But whenever you pray, go into your room and shut the door and pray to your Father who is in secret; and your Father who sees in secret will reward you. {7} When you are praying, do not heap up empty phrases as the Gentiles do; for they think that they will be heard because of their many words. {8} Do not be like them, for your Father knows what you need before you ask him. {9} Pray then in this way: Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name. {10} Your kingdom come. Your will be done, on...

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The human mind is a wild and mystical labyrinth of all the information that makes us who we are. It is so complex that even psychologists, whose job it is to study the mind, do not fully understand it. As our minds form memories, they take data from our experiences and encode it, making connections to as much previously stored data as possible. Thus, the human memory, just one part of the mind, is an intricate weaving of all the experiences of our lives. That being said, the question is could...

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A man stood looking at a picture of Jesus' crucifixion. As he stood there, a boy walked up and stopped to look at the picture also. The man pointed at the picture and asked, "Do you know who that is?" The boy replied, "That's our Savior!"

The boy's was surprised that someone wouldn't know who Jesus is. Anxious to tell the man more, he pointed at the picture and said, "Those are the soldiers who killed him". The man began to walk away, but noticed the boy was calling him. "Hey, Mister!"...

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Ooooooh I just have to tell you, Marco's Pizza at 5905 Bluffton Road here in Waynedale, (in what has come to be known as Wayne Plaza) has won my partial forgiveness. They've gone and done something that has touched my heart. They've brought out a square pizza with 16-square slices (and that's even according to their advertisement).

The last time my little tubby hubby and I were there, we bought round pizzas and they cut them like they were square and you could play a Tic Tac Toe game on...

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