Their view

I’ve been meaning to write this column for years.The inspiration will invariably come some warm May evening as I am standing in the lobby of a d...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Locally, CDBG has proven its worth

Locally, CDBG has proven its worth

Community Development Block Grants, a funding source for everything from rent assistance for low-income folks to infrastructure improvement, is okay f...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Loving Jesus – John 14:21

Loving Jesus – John 14:21

Do you love Jesus? It’s easy to say yes, but let’s think about that question for a second. How does Jesus know that you love Him? What can...

May 18th, 2017 |  


God’s personal opinion should be prioritized

God’s personal opinion should be prioritized

Opinion polls gauge what we are thinking these days. Politics are driven by opinion polls. Manufacturing is driven by opinion polls. So is TV. We seem...

May 18th, 2017 |  


More than words

More than words

Though many give lip-service to the doctrine taught in Ephesians 2:8, “For by grace you have been saved through faith,” it becomes apparen...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Religion and science

Religion and science

I recall once watching an interview by ABC’s Diane Sawyer of Stephen Hawking, the renowned theoretical physicist and author of several books inc...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Does prayer leave you hangin’?

Does prayer leave you hangin’?

You approach someone, ready to give him or her a high-five. Then, all of sudden, that someone’s hand doesn’t meet yours. Only to be left h...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Swallow the nectar of the gods

Swallow the nectar of the gods

“Honey.” The word sounds as smooth as the golden liquid actually tastes. Honey spoken as a term of affection can soften the sternest of fa...

May 15th, 2017 |  


What does God want from you?

What does God want from you?

There is nobody in this life nor the next, who is more important to please than God. His is an opinion with eternal consequences. If God approves of y...

May 11th, 2017 |  


Thank the Lord for our ladies-in-law

Thank the Lord for our ladies-in-law

I have three daughters-in-law: Holly (to Ron), Jessica (to Keithen), and Megan (to Jeshua). These are fantastic ladies. These each is strong. These ea...

May 11th, 2017 |