Jack Shinholser

Jack Shinholser has 549 articles published.

WITH THE MIND OF CHRIST

WITH THE MIND OF CHRIST There is a highly respected ancient quote that says: “knowledge is pain.” I would add that………. Our personal knowledge is a field of pain, grief, and growth that must be crossed to gain wisdom which …

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WHAT A SHAME

WHAT A SHAME ………. “Shh,” Alice shushed her twin brother as she pulled him down behind the deck chairs. “Look at our new neighbors, look what they’re doing right out there on their back porch.” Holy cow, holy cow,” Danny …

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THANK YOU, MISTER OCTOPUS

THANK YOU, MISTER OCTOPUS Yesterday, I saw a video about Octopus. I’ve always been both intrigued and creeped out by this unique, incredible animal; however, this video healed me of the creepiness I’ve always felt. The researchers filmed them in …

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HOLY FATHER

HOLY FATHER Every word, punctuation mark, and number lay lifeless and exhausted before me. Every concept, every carefully crafted work of logic weeps defeated, sprawled on the earth wanting; Every color, form, and musical note hangs dull and anemic, unrealized; …

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TRY, TRY AGAIN

TRY, TRY AGAIN The carnival was teaming around the fantastic roller coaster, one of the largest and most frightening in the world. The cars came flying, screaming down from the soaring height of four hundred feet in the air at …

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