God’s Kids Korner: ‘That Doubting Thomas’

God’s Kids Korner: ‘That Doubting Thomas’

Have you ever been told something, and you just couldn’t believe it was true? Maybe one of your friends won a huge prize in a contest or somethi...

April 25th, 2019 |  


Cross Words: Welcome to the family

Cross Words: Welcome to the family

Thursday was a special day for my family. We welcomed a new member. Not through birth. But through adoption. My amazing aunt and uncle adopted a beaut...

April 25th, 2019 |  


Cracking eggs carefully from now on

Cracking eggs carefully from now on

The Easter bunny has come and gone. If you still have colored eggs in your refrigerator, the nutritional quality is deteriorating by the minute. A wee...

April 25th, 2019 |  



Flying the North Atlantic

Flying the North Atlantic

The late Harold Losey of Wilmington loved challenges. He and his wife, Lillian, opened Losey’s Pharmacy located in Wilmington in 1964, and desig...

April 24th, 2019 |  


Growing children with flowers

Many years ago when our children were all still at home, we decided it was time to try to grow children and flowers in the same yard. I thought all th...

April 24th, 2019 |  


Pansies shrug off late frost

Pansies shrug off late frost

It’s easy to enjoy cheerful March-April color without worrying about frost damage. All you need is a flat or two of cold-hardy pansies. We reall...

April 23rd, 2019 |  


I’m not sure I agree

I’m not sure I agree

There are so many choices for news and information these days that it is rather confusing what to believe and what not to believe.I heard an ad for a ...

April 22nd, 2019 |  


Disparage not the lowly mascots

Disparage not the lowly mascots

The NCAA men’s basketball tournament may or may not be over. I’m obviously not exactly a slave to athletic schedules. This will become inc...

April 22nd, 2019 |  


What a ‘die-er’ He was!

What a ‘die-er’ He was!

Friday was the day Jesus Christ died. It occurred to me that Jesus Christ was the greatest die-er of all time. Here are compelling reasons about it:Th...

April 18th, 2019 |  


Search the Scriptures: God is willing to forgive us

Search the Scriptures: God is willing to forgive us

“A good name is to be chosen rather than great riches, and favor is better than silver or gold. (Proverbs 22:1; ESV)”It’s very hard ...

April 18th, 2019 |