As one of my favorite illustrations goes, there were four women who died on the same day. They were a housewife, a college professor, a prostitute and the CEO of a large corporation. The four women arrived at the gates of Heaven and were met by St. Peter. “We’ve got a special today, ladies. You get to spend three days in Heaven and three days in Hell. On the seventh day, you get to choose your eternal destination.” He spoke.
I was catching up with a good friend of mine, when the conversation turned to the current social scene. He brought up something very profound—but also troubling—on the issue of homosexuality. “Do you realize,” he noted, “how quickly society has gone from ‘God made me this way’ to ‘it’s MY choice’, in a matter of a few years?”
That was a ‘thought nugget’ that came over the plate like a fastball.
One of the sure signs of the end times—just before the rapture of the church—is the fac
Posted by Mike Ramey on February 24, 2010 at 9:48pm
MEMO: TOUGHEN UP, BABY!
BY MIKE RAMEY
Three quick things off of this month’s memo, right from the outset. First, our economy is in DEPRESSION not RECESSION. I make this statement to prepare the brotherhood for the ugly truth, rather than to believe the beautiful lie that the economy is going to get better in one or two cycles. Second, to be counted a man of quality, you have to learn how to toughen up in hard times! ‘Males’ who spend more time worrying about where their next video game is coming f