The First Mark of the Beast

July 12, 2017 0

by Tad Lindley This column is based on a message preached by Rev. Jimmy Toney at this summer’s family campmeeting in Sterling, AK. The second mark: 666 One of the best known passages of scripture, […]


Hooked on Phonics

June 27, 2017 0

by Tad Lindley In 1987 a new reading program hit the market. It was called Hooked on Phonics. If you had television back then, maybe you remember it. It was supposed to dramatically improve your […]


Homebrewer Tells Troopers, “But I’ve made 4,197 pitchers of Kool-Aid”

June 20, 2017 0

by Tad Lindley Picture this entirely imaginary scene, the Alaska State Troopers knock on the door and are invited into the residence whereupon they see a small, blue berry-picking bucket on the kitchen table and […]


Dope Dealer Turns Hope Dealer

June 13, 2017 0

by Tad Lindley If we were to talk to every kindergartner in every local school and ask them what they want to be when they grow up, we would get responses like, pilot, agent, health […]


The Big King that got away

May 31, 2017 0

by Tad Lindley The net was laid out perfectly. The currents were just right. The corks jerked hard. They could feel him move the boat. The way the corks were going under, it was obviously […]


Flipping Burgers

May 23, 2017 0

by Tad Lindley When I was growing up teachers used to try to threaten us into being better students. They would say things like, “Do you homework or else you end up flipping burgers at […]


They Got Tired of Winning

May 16, 2017 0

by Tad Lindley One of the themes of President Trump’s campaign speeches was winning. “We’re going to turn it around, we’re going to start winning again. We’re going to win so much. We’re going to […]

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What Will Our Kids Know?

May 9, 2017 0

by Tad Lindley Thinking about fish camp and those that have lead the way for us, I pulled this out of the archives. It still makes me cry to read it. Dad is now gone […]


The quickest way to lose weight: Hebrews Weight Loss Plan

May 2, 2017 4

by Tad Lindley When they see me for the first time in a long time, many people will tell me, “You look like you’ve lost weight.” Being sensitive about being skinny, it used to bother […]


Never Put Anything in Your Ear Except Your Elbow

April 25, 2017 0

by Tad Lindley These days a person has to be careful. There are some folks out there who are looking to retire quickly with a personal injury lawsuit. When the Unilever Corporation (manufacturer of Q-tip […]