Cross Words: In the waiting room, Part 1

Cross Words: In the waiting room, Part 1

“Have a seat. We’ll call for you shortly,” they say. Open a magazine or two. Ruffle through the newspaper. Scroll through Facebook. ...

August 29th, 2019 |  


Spiritual vitality dies when a church sits on it backside

Spiritual vitality dies when a church sits on it backside

Is your church actively administering the Gospel and evangelizing the name of Jesus Christ? With this in mind, church groups sometimes manifest signs ...

August 29th, 2019 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Always the Same and Never Leaving

God’s Kids Korner: Always the Same and Never Leaving

This week, we are reading in the last chapter of Hebrews — Chapter 13. The book of Hebrews was written to new Christians and wanted them to unde...

August 29th, 2019 |  



A Hunger for More: The ‘why’ of serving God

A Hunger for More: The ‘why’ of serving God

Carl (not his real name) looked at me in disgust. “What do you mean I shouldn’t expect to be thanked for my gift? Or that I shouldn’...

August 29th, 2019 |  


Search the Scriptures: On the heart

Search the Scriptures: On the heart

When the apostle Paul stood before the Athenian Areopagus, and proclaimed God to them, he taught, “the God who made the world and everything in ...

August 29th, 2019 |  


Adolescent diabetes is more aggressive

Adolescent diabetes is more aggressive

Type 2 diabetes differs from Type 1. Type 1 usually refers to the disease that shows up in less than 10% of all cases of diabetes. It used to be calle...

August 29th, 2019 |  


The sounds of summer

The sounds of summer

Just the other day I was thinking about the sounds of summer when we lived here with eight children in the house.As I remember it, some were exclusive...

August 28th, 2019 |  


Some glory-seeking Democrats

Some glory-seeking Democrats

As Democratic candidates rush to be president, fund raise, attack each other, and make promises — some of which they have no intention of keepin...

August 27th, 2019 |  


A life lesson reaffirmed

A life lesson reaffirmed

I have been physically active for as long as I can remember. Of course, the definition of being physically active a couple of weeks from becoming Medi...

August 27th, 2019 |  


Halloween? Please … not yet

Halloween? Please … not yet

In slightly over two months, little Trick-or-Treaters will visit your front porch for a fistful of candy. But, if you have visited your local grocery ...

August 26th, 2019 |