Dr. Jim Garrow

Dr. Jim Garrow is the Christian founder and executive director of The Bethune Institute, a charitable organization dedicated to advance education in China via teaching English, giving free books to poor Chinese, and medical scholarships.

Dr. Jim Garrow: The Resignations to Come

When leadership changes in many countries, especially those of historic British Commonwealth ties, there is an automatic expectation that letters of resignation are submitted subject to the timing and will of the new leader. That is both an understanding and acknowledgment of who is in charge and who serves at the beck and call of…

Dr. Jim Garrow: Do You Have Courage?

Do You Have Courage? A few folks have messaged me about the thugs who are retaliating against anyone who has a Trump sign on their lawn. One gentleman who shall remain nameless caught a fellow trying to steal the Trump sign from his lawn. The young fellow made the mistake of attempting to hit the…

Dr. Jim Garrow: Do You Have Courage?

Do You Have Courage? A few folks have messaged me about the thugs who are retaliating against anyone who has a Trump sign on their lawn. One gentleman who shall remain nameless caught a fellow trying to steal the Trump sign from his lawn. The young fellow made the mistake of attempting to hit the…

Dr. Jim Garrow: Place Blame Here

Place Blame Here: As we look back on the year that is almost over we can see the impact of decisions made in the near past and in the far past. Some are collective decisions of the majority of people and are generally political in nature – elections are like that. But in some instances…

Dr. Jim Garrow: Saved By The Bell

Saved By The Bell: Like a punch drunk boxer whose knees were in danger of giving out, we staggered to the stool and our trainer was out giving us water, encouragement and wiping the blood from our swollen face. We were barely able to make it to another round but we were saved by the…

Dr. Jim Garrow: Say It Ain’t So Barry

Say It Ain’t So Barry: You’ll be telling me that the Russians hacked the election next. Nobody except Obama is that needy. He made the election about his policies and the public agreed – his policies failed, now he needs someone else to blame? He’ll claim that its a world wide Jewish/Russian plot by tomorrow.…

Where is Superman When You Need Him?

I remember the days of Steve Reeves as Superman, all “truth, justice and the American way”. You could watch Roy Rogers and Dale Evans, Howdy Doody and Clarabelle, there was in that day a certainty about what was right and what was wrong. Your parents didn’t have to worry that what they taught you would…

Dr. Jim Garrow: Picking the Knits

I remember hearing those that held court over George W. and bemoaned his English languages skills and opined that he was not a man to entrust anything to because in their minds scrambled language was somehow indicative of lack of leadership skills. Every once in a while they tried that attack on W again. Things…