Teen testimony: Seek your Shepherd above all else

Teen testimony: Seek your Shepherd above all else

Decisions can be daunting. As I get older, I find myself facing more and more decisions. Knowing my decisions lay the foundation for my future, I ofte...

November 15th, 2018 |  


A Hunger for More: Be thankful for God’s blessings

A Hunger for More: Be thankful for God’s blessings

Thanksgiving is the day we officially set aside to reflect on our blessings, and the Friday after officially marks the start of the Christmas season. ...

November 15th, 2018 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Just have faith

God’s Kids Korner: Just have faith

In Mark 13: 1-8, Jesus and His disciples are leaving the Temple area when one of them remarks what a beautiful and magnificent building the Temple is ...

November 15th, 2018 |  



A veteran suicide and one mother’s story

A veteran suicide and one mother’s story

From her second-floor San Francisco apartment where she and her husband, Cliff, were spending a typical Friday evening relaxing, eating pizza, and wat...

November 14th, 2018 |  


Is the ‘Empress Tree’ a tree or a weed?

Is the ‘Empress Tree’ a tree or a weed?

We often get questions about a tree called the “Purple Empress” (Paulownia tomentosa) from people who have seen the tree in bloom or in ma...

November 14th, 2018 |  


Back Around the House II: Boys are different to raise than girls

Back Around the House II: Boys are different to raise than girls

Last week I overhead a young mother say, “Boys are definitely different to raise than girls.”As a mother of five boys and three girls I wo...

November 14th, 2018 |  


Their view

Their view

It is only a six-foot circle of wood.The rough piece of old oak from the rural Clinch Mountains of Tennessee had called a historic church in Nashville...

November 13th, 2018 |  


Honor veterans today and everyday

Honor veterans today and everyday

One-hundred years ago, just as World War I ended, the young American soldier could hardly speak without coughing and hacking so hard that he almost pa...

November 12th, 2018 |  


Aim high: Fly, fight, win

Aim high: Fly, fight, win

Do you have questions about relatives who served in the U.S. military? Where they served? The roles they played? Do you, or they, get a bit nervous wh...

November 12th, 2018 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Lest we forget

God’s Kids Korner: Lest we forget

This Sunday, November 11th, we celebrate Veteran’s Day. Sometimes called Armistice Day, it is celebrated in many countries around the world othe...

November 8th, 2018 |