Monthly Archives: August 2016

Speaking In A Foreign Language.

Teaching Russian as a foreign language at the Defense Language Institute in Monterey, California, I assigned the two military linguists in my speaking class to prepare at home and tell in class a true story about their early military experience. … Continue reading

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Using Developed Skill.

My neighbor Robert invited me to his famous church on the Monterey Peninsula where it was the first day of their new pastor. I believe the pastor wanted his first sermon to be memorable, and so he explained that in … Continue reading

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Clergyman’s Decision.

A young clergyman fresh out of the seminary thought it would help him in his career if he first took a job as a policeman for several months. He passed the physical examination and then took the oral examination to … Continue reading

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