Their View

Their View

Fabulous fireworks they were not! Here we’d sat for hours watching skiers on the lake and toddlers waddle through the park just out of reach of ...

July 5th, 2017 |  


Creating Healthy Communities Program

Creating Healthy Communities Program

The Creating Healthy Communities coalition is working to promote active transportation not just for health and recreation but as a mode of transportat...

June 30th, 2017 |  


Thoughts on celebrating the Fourth

Thoughts on celebrating the Fourth

As we proceed from the holiday weekend into the actual Independence Day celebration on Tuesday, here is an assortment platter of thoughts about Americ...

June 30th, 2017 |  


The high price of freedom

Peggy Garner had a deeper and different understanding of liberty than Patrick Henry—he who famously shouted “Give me liberty or give me de...

June 30th, 2017 |  


The way, the truth and the life

The way, the truth and the life

GPS devices are certainly amazing and seem to have largely replaced the old traditional, fold out maps that once provided direction while traveling. W...

June 29th, 2017 |  


Have respect for the freedom

Have respect for the freedom

What many of us share together is a great appreciation for the freedom we have here in the United States of America. But, there is a sidebar to the ap...

June 29th, 2017 |  


Freedom isn’t free

Freedom isn’t free

All the flags we will see this week remind me we will celebrate a very important holiday on Tuesday. How many of you know what holiday we will celebra...

June 29th, 2017 |  


Restore – Your turn, God’s turn

Restore – Your turn, God’s turn

“He restores my soul…” (Psalm 23:3 ESV).The Hebrew word being used for “restore” is shûb, meaning “turn”...

June 29th, 2017 |  


Risk leaving your ‘comfort zone’

Risk leaving your ‘comfort zone’

When I was about nine years old, I happened to run across a book by Walter Farley called “The Black Stallion” in my elementary school libr...

June 29th, 2017 |  


Store the fat, relish the dessert

Store the fat, relish the dessert

I was fork-deep into my second piece of carrot cake and a few sips into my cabernet. I deserve this indulgence I thought, the buttercream icing caress...

June 26th, 2017 |