Recalling the Thanksgiving snowstorm of 1950

Recalling the Thanksgiving snowstorm of 1950

It seems to me that the recent record-breaking taste of winter has brought on memories of past classic snowstorms. I suppose we all have our own recol...

November 19th, 2019 |  


Finding peace in a troubled world

Finding peace in a troubled world

As a college teacher for many years, I prepare assignments that will not only meet the requirements of the courses I teach for knowledge and skill dev...

November 19th, 2019 updated: November 19th, 2019. |  


Holiday food safety

Holiday food safety

Food safety is always important, but it becomes especially important during the holidays. Since we are cooking for larger groups, we are more likely t...

November 19th, 2019 |  



Is there a perfect gift?

Is there a perfect gift?

We are now perched on the cusp of our annual mega-shopping season.In the few weeks before Christmas there is more than just a chill in the air —...

November 18th, 2019 |  


Justice for the ‘Buckskin Girl’

Justice for the ‘Buckskin Girl’

“I called the FBI this afternoon,” I casually told my husband, some months ago.“You did what … why?” he responded-not-so...

November 18th, 2019 |  


College, alcohol and sexual assault

College, alcohol and sexual assault

Chanel, a young female, because intoxicated at a party. She passed out and was sexually assaulted by a young male (also intoxicated) college student t...

November 16th, 2019 |  


Search the Scriptures: Consider His last words

Search the Scriptures: Consider His last words

The last words of a man are frequently given a certain weight, as they are those words signifying what was on his heart as death approaches. So too wi...

November 14th, 2019 |  


Finding hope in God

Finding hope in God

Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) is an intense course of study usually conducted within the confines of hospital settings. It is particularly offered...

November 14th, 2019 |  


A Hunger for More: The key to real thanksgiving

A Hunger for More: The key to real thanksgiving

The key to real thanksgiving, particularly when one wonders about what one has for which he or she should be thankful, is a good dose of reality. On t...

November 14th, 2019 updated: November 14th, 2019. |  


God’s Kids Korner: Jesus talks about the future

God’s Kids Korner: Jesus talks about the future

If you read Luke 21: 5-19, you might become concerned about what Jesus says the future will be like, but before you get too scared about it, let me ex...

November 14th, 2019 |