But I Don’t Want To! (Matthew 2: 13-14)

But I Don’t Want To! (Matthew 2: 13-14)

Have you ever had to do something you didn’t really want to do? I’m sure you are like me and have had to do something or go someplace you ...

December 29th, 2016 |  


Be a vessel of comfort

Be a vessel of comfort

I found myself this week reflecting on the tsunami disaster that struck twelve years ago this week. Thousands upon thousands upon thousands… dea...

December 29th, 2016 |  


It is good to be able to start over with God

It is good to be able to start over with God

It occurred to me recently that, when one embraces opportunity for new beginnings with God, praise of God is a signal part of it.Recently, I sat down ...

December 29th, 2016 |  



Needing God in your life

Needing God in your life

Christians sometimes sing the hymn, “I Need Thee Every Hour,” the refrain of which goes, “I need thee, oh, I need thee; every hour I...

December 29th, 2016 |  


My Santa Wore a Crucifix

My Santa Wore a Crucifix

Santa is real, but he didn’t slide down my chimney with a sack of toys, he sauntered his way up my stairs with a crucifix. It was February of 20...

December 26th, 2016 |  


A poem

A poem

Happy Birthday Baby Jesus,Born in BethlehemThe wise still seek guidance from youAnd your holy light.Angels unceasingly praise you.Those who have nothi...

December 23rd, 2016 |  


Search the scriptures

Search the scriptures

Fair warning – the following article is a bit blunt.But the season calls for bluntness. Not the season of peace, good-will and giving. We are in...

December 22nd, 2016 |  


This is what the message of Christmas does for me

This is what the message of Christmas does for me

Our second son, Keithen, is the manager of the pharmacy at Lourdes Hospital in Paducah, Kentucky. He once called and talked with his mother about some...

December 22nd, 2016 |  


A Hunger for More

A Hunger for More

I don’t know about you, but I am very much fascinated by what makes people tick. I cannot resist peeling away layers that camouflage or conceal ...

December 22nd, 2016 |  


God’s Kids Korner

God’s Kids Korner

MERRY CHRISTMAS! By now, I bet all of you are anxious to open your presents and celebrate the holiday this Sunday.But I hope in all your excitement, t...

December 22nd, 2016 |