Hard Times

Hard Times

by Robert Kenneth Jones There is a poignant nineteenth century tune written by Stephen Collins Foster called “Hard Times Come Again No More.” The beautiful and haunting lyrics cry; “It’s a song and a sigh of the weary. Hard times, hard times, come again no more....
Violence and Restoration

Violence and Restoration

by Robert Kenneth Jones Broken relationships, active hostility in families, among former friends and associates, open wounds from mistreatment, and plain old misunderstandings leave a heavy burden for our hearts to carry. They crush our spirits.  The tendency to hold...
Kids for Sale

Kids for Sale

by Robert Kenneth Jones I made the most startling discovery about the world around me when I was 20 years old.  My college career took a turn to the left back in 1970.  The turbulent times of my generation were in full swing.  After the Kent State Shootings on May 4th...