How did your favorite rose get its name?

How did your favorite rose get its name?

Did you ever wonder how roses get their names, or how their names become household words? We all admire the beauty of roses, but only a few rose varie...

August 19th, 2019 |  


The Great American Front Porch

The Great American Front Porch

This past Thursday, I crawled around in the dirty, black mulch I had just spread around on the bare dirt on the north side-yard of our house.The job w...

August 19th, 2019 |  


Preventing illness during ‘Back to School’

Preventing illness during ‘Back to School’

It’s that time of year again — back to school. All of you parents can take a sweet sigh of relief because your kids are headed back to the...

August 17th, 2019 |  



Our spiritual appearance

Our spiritual appearance

Isaiah 53:2 says about Jesus, “He has no form or comeliness; and when we shall Him, there is no beauty that we should desire Him.”Why is i...

August 15th, 2019 |  


Search the Scriptures: The principle of prioritization

Search the Scriptures: The principle of prioritization

Jesus taught, “For what will it profit a man if he gains the whole world and forfeits his soul? Or what shall a man give in return for his soul?...

August 15th, 2019 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Sign of the times… Luke 12: 49-56

God’s Kids Korner: Sign of the times… Luke 12: 49-56

You may have noticed that it seems like these days everyone is arguing about something or other. Sometimes, these arguments even get out of hand to th...

August 15th, 2019 |  


A Hunger for More: ‘You must not be like the hypocrites’

A Hunger for More: ‘You must not be like the hypocrites’

Of the many dangers in the world, there are many that lurk within our own hearts. Wily and deadly, these “creatures” dwell inside us, dorm...

August 15th, 2019 |  


Cross Words: What’s in a name?

Cross Words: What’s in a name?

I’m not a fan of Shakespeare. But I love words. And in his play, “Romeo and Juliet,” a simple quote calls for my attention.From the ...

August 15th, 2019 |  


How did your favorite rose get its name?

How did your favorite rose get its name?

Did you ever wonder how roses get their names, or how their names become household words? We all admire the beauty of roses, but only a few rose varie...

August 12th, 2019 |  


Trust the professionals

Trust the professionals

In the mid-80s we were heading to Stella Maris Inn, a diving resort in the southern part of the Bahama islands.After driving to Florida, we flew from ...

August 12th, 2019 |