Give honor to the fallen

Give honor to the fallen

I never have been comfortable taking time for traveling or picnicking on the Memorial Day weekend. Many avail themselves of such activities because of...

May 24th, 2018 |  


When aging and gravity fight

When aging and gravity fight

What do aging and gravity have in common? Together, they produce sagging skin (along with the sun, lifestyle, genetics, weight loss). Getting older me...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


How hungry are you?

How hungry are you?

Food dominates our list of priorities on any given day. Even when we are swamped with calls and commitments, our stomach gargles and whines until we g...

May 21st, 2018 |  



What’s your choice for top American novel?

What’s your choice for top American novel?

The release of a list of 100 best-liked novels in advance of “The Great American Read” series that launches Tuesday has generated its shar...

May 18th, 2018 |  


Truth is light

Truth is light

“We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light,” said the Greek ph...

May 17th, 2018 |  


Who are the cheaters?

Who are the cheaters?

Would it be cheating if a minister took steroids, in one form or another, to help them preach better? Would it make church newsletter headlines throug...

May 17th, 2018 |  


Teen testimony: Take one step at a time

Teen testimony: Take one step at a time

“We can make our plans, but the LORD determines our steps” (Prov. 16:9 NLT).Take one step at a time. Don’t be so concerned about the...

May 17th, 2018 |  


God’s Kids Korner: The Day of Pentecost

God’s Kids Korner: The Day of Pentecost

Sunday is a special day that many churches celebrate: Pentecost. Jesus had promised His disciples that He would send someone to help them after He was...

May 17th, 2018 |  


Search the scriptures: Fear kills faith, but faith drives out fear

Search the scriptures: Fear kills faith, but faith drives out fear

One of the more amusing passages in the Old Testament is Proverbs 22:13: “The sluggard says, “There is a lion outside! I shall be killed i...

May 17th, 2018 |  


Step with faith

Step with faith

I ran with my eyes closed the other day. Yep! Just for a few feet, but it seemed like a mile. The parking lot I was jogging through was empty — ...

May 14th, 2018 |