Category Archive: Opinion

Jun 19 2015

SWALLOW YOUR PRIDE- Why Christopher Gallegos’ death is a tragedy for us all

By STEVEN RAY HERNANDEZ   Gandhi once said,” I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent.” Unfortunately, this community realized that this past week when it lost a young soul, 19-year old Christopher Gallegos who was stabbed at a graduation party …

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Jun 01 2015

Our So Called “Obnoxious and Irritating” Fans

By STEVEN RAY HERNANDEZ  Editor Editor@sbnewspaper.com   “Be prepared for the most obnoxious and irritating team you ever played.”  That was a quote taken from social media this past week, warning a New Braunfel’s area citizen about the Lady ‘Hound’s softball fans. Well, the individual who posted the above comment had two things right about …

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May 25 2015

TIPPING 101

By Steven Ray Hernandez Editor editor@sbnewspaper.com I’ll make this real simple. Anything less than 15 percent is unacceptable. To tell you the truth, I don’t even think 15 percent is acceptable but let’s just say I’m being “generous.”  As a general rule, I would say anything between 15-25 percent should be the norm. Now, why …

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May 15 2015

In Good Faith: A Call to Prayer Part 2

By Mark Molina I would like to share with you the comments I made at the National Day of Prayer Event in Harlingen last year: If there was ever a time to pray for the church locally and nationally it is now. In a recent CNN news clip the following transpired: in the middle of …

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May 09 2015

Happy Mother’s Day, Mike

  By STEVEN RAY HERNANDEZ    Editor Editor@sbnewspaper.com In retrospect, most mothers should be making well over $100,000 a year, at least. Why? Well, because when you think about it, (as a kid) having a loving mother is almost like having a personal teacher, chef, nurse and therapist all balled up into one. Heck, P. Diddy …

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May 08 2015

A Call to Prayer

By Mark Molina   Thursday, May 7 was the National Day of Prayer. Many communities all over the country stopped to recognize the role that prayer played in the founding of this country. This article is not about that particular event. Rather, I want us to look at what is perspective of God as found …

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May 01 2015

What is Truth? Part 4

By Mark Molina   So Jesus was saying to those Jews who had believed Him, ‘If you continue in My word, then you are truly disciples of Mine; and you will know the truth, and the truth will make you free’.” (John 8:31-32 NASB) “Sanctify them in the truth; Your word is truth.” (John17:17 NASB) …

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Apr 24 2015

What is Truth? Part 3

By Mark Molina   In the last few weeks we have discussed two terms: exegesis and eisegesis. We have seen examples of how each approach to the interpretation of scripture can either lead a person to truth or to error. We also know it is our individual responsibility to ensure that the person teaching or …

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Apr 17 2015

What is truth? Part 2

By Mark Molina “Pilate therefore said to Him, ‘Are You a king then?’ Jesus answered, ‘You say rightly that I am a king. For this cause I was born, and for this cause I have come into the world, that I should bear witness to the truth. Everyone who is of the truth hears My …

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Apr 11 2015

What is Truth? Part 1

  By Mark Molina Today in America we can hear a sermon every 30 minutes via the television, internet and radio. There are at least a dozen Christian television stations and innumerable Christian radio stations. There is a church on virtually every corner up and down the streets of America. There are too many denominations …

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