Character Comment Index

Date Title Comments 1/2/16 Initiative   1/9/16  Believing God Will Do What He Says   1/15/16 Making the Most of Ones Self  John Wooden 1/20/16 Seize the Moment  Why Bad Things Happen 1/26/16 This is Not a Day Care 2/2/16 The test of morality of society Bonheoffer 2/9/16 The test of morality of society – part 2 Bonheoffer – mentors influence 2/16/16 The...
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Serial Reading of Young People’s Problems Chapter 25 – The Blessing of Work

Serial Reading of Young People’s Problems Chapter 25 – The Blessing of Work “Some people have the impression that work is part of the curse which sin brought into the world. They imagine that if our first parents had not fallen into sin, that they would never have had anything to do, that they would have walked about forever among the trees of Paradise and by the rivers, having a good time....
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Serial Reading of Young People’s Problems Chapter 24 – Your Little Brother

Serial Reading of Young People’s Problems Chapter 24 – Your Little Brother If J.R. Miller’s comments are not already very practical to your thinking, than what follows will prove to be! “Many young people have younger brothers, little brothers sometimes, in their home. In every such case, there is a responsibility which is not always recognized. If older brothers and sisters knew the...
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Serial Reading of Young People’s Problems Chapter 23 – About Your Shadow

Serial Reading of Young People’s Problems Chapter 23 – About Your Shadow Have you ever noticed someone walk into a room, and suddenly it seems brighter, more pleasant? Or maybe it has seemed just the opposite—uncomfortable and unsettling? Pastor Miller’s message in this chapter is important for each of us character advocates. “There is in the New Testament a beautiful story which tells...
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Serial Reading of Young People’s Problems Chapter 22 – On Doing Our Best

Serial Reading of Young People’s Problems Chapter 22 – On Doing Our Best “Your best is all you are ever required to do; indeed, no one can do more. It is not some other one’s best which is expected of you, either — but your own. Sometimes people forget this, and worry because they cannot do as well as some other person does. Our gifts differ — no two people are just alike in their...
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Serial Reading of Young People’s Problems Chapter 21 – A High Sense of Honor

Serial Reading of Young People’s Problems Chapter 21 – A High Sense of Honor Chapter 21 builds upon the previous chapter, “That Will Do!” Pastor Miller’s thoughts press forward with these important words: “Youth is the time for the building of character. What we expect to be when we are out in the world in mid-life — we must begin to be when we are in school.” I’ve often...
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