Jesus saves those who are lost

Jesus saves those who are lost

He has just finished counting the “profits” from the past week when he hears a low murmur from outside.Zacchaeus looks out the window and ...

June 9th, 2016 |  


Hungry for what matters most

Hungry for what matters most

I have told this story before, but it seems good to re-tell it.Years ago, our family once had to leave church quickly for a 60-mile trip to make a 2 p...

June 9th, 2016 |  


Christ in us makes us do right

Christ in us makes us do right

Galatians 2:20 says, ” So I am not the one living now — it is Christ living in me. I still live in my body, but I live by faith in the Son...

June 9th, 2016 |  



Why are you waiting?

Why are you waiting?

Saul of Tarsus waited three days in the city of Damascus for someone to tell him what he needed to do (cf. Acts 9:8-9).It was no doubt a trying three ...

June 9th, 2016 |  


What it takes to be an effective citizen

What it takes to be an effective citizen

It’s so easy in a presidential election year to forget that our system is not about a single person.This year especially, when the dynamics of t...

June 8th, 2016 |  


Zoo tragedy made worse by mob ‘justice’ of online comments

It would be nice if someone just unplugged the internet for a while.A mostly unintentional trip over the big wire that connects everyone across intell...

June 7th, 2016 |  


Social Security supports National Cancer Survivors Day

In 2016, more than a million people will be diagnosed with cancer around the world.This alarming statistic affects people and families everywhere. On ...

June 3rd, 2016 |  


Lord can fill that hole in your heart

Lord can fill that hole in your heart

I have heard it said that there is in every human heart a missing piece. This piece has a peculiar shape. It’s neither a square nor a circle. It...

June 2nd, 2016 |  


Jesus always cheers the trustful

Jesus always cheers the trustful

At 7:30, she took him from my arms. He laid his chin on her shoulder, and looked back at me. His eyes were misty, and his brow was furrowed. I felt my...

June 2nd, 2016 |  


Jesus is the real tranformer

Jesus is the real tranformer

My grandsons have lots of Transformer toys. They can change them from one thing into a crime fighter with the right turns and twists.Today, we are tal...

June 2nd, 2016 |