Author Archives: Dr. Robert

About Dr. Robert

I am married to Janet and we have four children. I am active in Grace church in Racine, Wisconsin and serve there in leadership and teaching . I have been an internist for 30 years and keep busy by taking care of a full load of patients. On the side, I like to write, coach, mentor, spend time with my family just hangin' out, and help take care of our three dogs; two Golden retrievers named Reagen and Finley and a Bernese named Sadie'.

Greed gives us the wrong perspective

Don’t think you are immune to greed; which is the intoxicating desire to want more than you have. We live in a culture that breeds it, like a mold on a petri dish. Greed is one of the most universal … Continue reading

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Don’t Like Your Bed Too Much

So far, we have discussed pride, envy, and anger. Today, idleness is the topic. God disdains the sin of laziness in his people. Laziness is simply not congruent with the Christian life and a bad witness to those around us. … Continue reading

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That Ticks Me Off that ……………

So goes the next sin we need to address. This is a biggy. The last two were pride and envy, and then we differentiated jealousy from envy. Bad sins, but this next one gets to the core in many of us. It’s … Continue reading

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Seven deadly sins we hate to love

“We are broken people living in a broken world.” -Randy Rowland I don’t want to apologize to blog readers about talking about sin. We should realize at least these six things about sin: #1- it affects ALL people. Only Jesus … Continue reading

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Being a Storm Tracker? The Danger of Sin

Don’t be too close of a storm tracker! The story goes of a tornado chaser in Oklahoma who would use local radar to keep a safe distance from the funnel while observing their destructive paths so he could report sudden changes … Continue reading

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Your Defensive Armor

Remember that Satan (the devil) is a like a roaring lion. 1 Peter 5:8-9a says this: “Be self-controlled and alert. Your enemy the devil prowls around lie a roaring lion looking for someone to devour. Resist him, standing firm in … Continue reading

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The Devil Made Me Do It

  In my last blog, I discussed our true enemies: 1-Our hearts- yes, believe it. Your imagination can be Satan’s playground. Combat it with Philippians 4:8-9! 2-The world we live in 3-Satan, or the Devil,  has some major control in … Continue reading

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