With God, starting over is a new beginning

With God, starting over is a new beginning

When our children were young, it would frequently happen that one of them would construct very complex and impressive structures with toy building blo...

April 7th, 2016 |  


The historical reality of Christianity

The historical reality of Christianity

It is fashionable in certain circles to assume that the Bible is but a collection of man-made stories, crafted from whole cloth, for the purpose of im...

April 7th, 2016 |  


Fishing with Jesus and taking His advice

Fishing with Jesus and taking His advice

Do you like to fish? I sort of do, except I don’t like to put the worm on the hook or take the fish off the hook.I guess that doesn’t make...

April 7th, 2016 |  



Plain pumpkin just doesn’t hack it

Plain pumpkin just doesn’t hack it

I was very pleased one afternoon when I found my wife, Terry, in the beginning stages of making pumpkin pies, which is one of my favorite desserts.A b...

April 7th, 2016 |  


Touch, healing go hand in hand

Touch, healing go hand in hand

Editor’s Note: Listen to the podcast of this column.Heaven is an arm length’s away as I lay on the cotton sheets.Jeanie’s touch ting...

April 4th, 2016 |  


Social Security can help secure retirement

Achieving financial security is an important part of enjoying a satisfying retirement. Social Security has many tools to help you plan for your future...

April 1st, 2016 |  


Looking at people through love-tinted glasses

Looking at people through love-tinted glasses

In recent articles, we have talked about “What God Sees,” when He looks at a man, that “the Lord looks at the heart,” weighing...

March 31st, 2016 |  


Going with the flow is much easier

Going with the flow is much easier

Have you ever watched the water of the Ohio River or just a stream flow past you? The water just moves effortlessly in the path it is meant to go.If y...

March 31st, 2016 |  


When you have God, you have all you need

When you have God, you have all you need

Our boys were wrestlers in the day.Terry and I sat through a lot of pee wee wrestling tournaments watching them compete. I can remember that it took K...

March 31st, 2016 |  


Knowing God will expel dangers within one’s heart

Knowing God will expel dangers within one’s heart

Of the many dangers in the world, there are many that lurk within our own hearts.Wily and deadly, these “creatures” dwell inside us, dorma...

March 31st, 2016 |