Nothing like throwing a snowball

Nothing like throwing a snowball

One thing I like about snow is being able to throw a few snowballs. To me it is still fun to blast someone with a big ol’ fluffy snowball when t...

January 4th, 2018 |  


About Jesus’ baptism

About Jesus’ baptism

We have had a busy time lately with Advent, Christmas, and New Year’s, and now this week we are going to talk about another important event that...

January 4th, 2018 |  


Where does all the time go?

Where does all the time go?

On an occasion when some friends and I were scrutinizing the calendar together, lamenting the rapid passing of years, we were left wondering, “w...

January 4th, 2018 |  


Serving God with faithfulness and intentionality

Serving God with faithfulness and intentionality

“Father, I don’t know what I’m doing.”And that’s the beginning of my column. Nearly every week, I struggle to find somet...

January 4th, 2018 |  


Increasing pay for correctional officers a top priority

Increasing pay for correctional officers a top priority

I recently had the opportunity to visit the Lakin Correctional Center in Mason County. As I do with every visit in my district I asked questions, met ...

January 3rd, 2018 |  


New means now

New means now

New year means new opportunities and new challenges—perhaps the most challenging of all are the promises we make to ourselves. I’m not alo...

January 3rd, 2018 |  


Thoughts as a busy year ends

Thoughts as a busy year ends

Submitted for your approval, as Rod Serling of “Twilight Zone” fame used to say, some thoughts as the year comes to a close and another ap...

December 29th, 2017 |  


‘He knows His plans for you’

‘He knows His plans for you’

Have you ever noticed that the close of one year and the start of another have a knack for making folks feel somewhat sentimental about the passing of...

December 28th, 2017 |  


Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

Well, by now I bet you have all the gifts opened and played with for a while. The wrapping paper and boxes are all in the trash, and you might have ev...

December 28th, 2017 |  


‘Your word is truth!’

‘Your word is truth!’

As we approach the New Year, many individuals take the opportunity to look back over their life and make decisions about what they could be doing bett...

December 28th, 2017 |