Dan Ponder

The oak trees are back

It is often said that which does not kill us makes us stronger. Read more

Your word is your bond

I was part of a generation that grew up hearing the nightly news end with the words “and that’s the way it is”.  Each night Walter ... Read more

A tax by any other name

Occasionally there are problems that are simply unavoidable that only have solutions that are unfavorable. To continue to do nothing in such a ... Read more

Hearing the voice of God

“When did you first hear God’s voice?”   We were recently attending services at the First United Methodist Church in St. Petersburg with friends when ... Read more