Supreme Court

In the news this Week, the Supreme Court is looking at the abortion laws from Texas.  The Texas law basically bands abortions after 6 weeks of pregnancy.  Which is after the baby’s hearts starts beating.  Since most women don’t know they’re pregnant until after that, this law pretty much stops most abortions.   The Supreme Court is divided on where each …

Leaning Side.

This week I would like to share a story from Jentezen Franklin called “Leaning Side”. I hope you enjoy it. Leaning Side “A pastor of a small church would occasionally call on one gentleman to pray, and every time this one particular guy would pray, he would pray this,  “Oh God, thank you for this word today, and bless these …

Jesus Came to Dinner…

The other day, as I was leaving Wal Mart, I saw an older man dressed in raggedy clothes, standing at the street corner with a sign asking for help.  My first thought was, Oh No another bum begging for money and then to ignore him. I could easily justify not giving to this man, because after all he was probably …

Happy New Year – 2022

In just a very few days will be welcoming in the new year 2022.  I would like to pause for a moment to look back and reflect on this year.This year was surely a year to remember. In January 2021, we find ourselves with a newly elected President and a very divided country. Covid deaths and hospitalizations have declined, with …

Merry Christmas 2021

As this year is Christmas Season whines down, have you really thought about taking time to think about what it means to you? We are so busy with all that’s going on… The shopping, Christmas plays, Caroling, cooking, traveling, seeing Santa, decorating, Parties, just to mention a few. Maybe you are worried about money and buying presents or could it …

Jesus: The Christ… By Trina Graves

Here’s a short Christmas poem by Trina Graves about Our Lord Jesus Christ.Jesus: The Christ… By Trina Graves At Christmas we celebrate the birth Of the Son of God who came to Earth Our Saviour, Lord, Holy One, Messiah The King of Kings to lift us higher As many names, as ways to show He came to teach us how …

Twas the Night Before Christmas – Jesus Birth…

With Christmas only a few days away, I wanted to share a poem about the first Christmas.  This was written by Rock Griffis… “Twas the Night Before Christmas – Jesus Birth” I hope you enjoy. Twas the Night Before Christmas – Jesus Birth… By Rock Griffis Twas the night before Christmas and all through the land people were traveling to …

A Christmas Miracle…

I would like to share a Christmas Miracle with you this week.  Our God performs miracles every day. I hope you enjoy this heartwarming true story as much as I have.  A Christmas Miracle… Last year, Becki and Phil Crook were planning a funeral for their brain-dead baby boy, Kaleb Crook. But when they removed Kaleb from life support, the …

Christmas at the Gas Station…

I have been asked to re-post a Christmas story from last year.  There’s so much meaning and a great message in this story… It’s about an old man at a Gas station in the Christmas season.  I hope you enjoy. Unknown Author The old man sat in his gas station on a cold Christmas Eve. He hadn’t been anywhere in years …

Christmas Symbols.

Christmas is only a few weeks away.  We are busy shopping, making Christmas treats, and decorating our homes, But have you ever thought why? Maybe you have had a young child ask you “The Why Questions.”  You know… the why questions that a five-year-old asks. Why Christmas trees, why holly, why wreaths just to name a few.  So why do …

Thanksgiving Traditions…

Wow… This year seems to be going by really fast.  Thanksgiving is upon us.  I think we all look forward to Turkey Day.  A time to give thanks to God for everything He does for us.  It is a Great time for families to celebrate and come together to enjoy a meal and give thanks to God.  For most of …

The Greatest Thanksgiving…

Thanksgiving is only about a week away. I would like to share a short story that was sent to me…  “The Greatest Thanksgiving” written by Nancy B. Gibbs. I hope you enjoy it as much as I did. The Greatest Thanksgiving… By Nancy B. Gibbs “Are you going grocery shopping today?” my husband, Roy asked when I picked up the …

Veterans Day 2021…

Veterans Day 2021… On Thursday 11/11/21, we celebrate Veterans Day in this Great Country of ours. This week I would like to take a closer look at Veterans Day. Veterans Day honors all of those who have served the country in war or peace — dead or alive — although it’s largely intended to thank living veterans for their sacrifices. …

The Lords Prayer

In Matthew 6:9-13 Jesus was teaching us how to pray. So this week I would like to take a look at the Lord’s Prayer. We recite the Lord’s Prayer without really thinking about the meaning of what we are saying. I saw this on the web and wanted to share it with you. Enjoy. The Lord’s Prayer – Author Unknown(Matthew …

Halloween???

This week I would like to talk a little about the upcoming Halloween holiday. As Christians, should we celebrate this holiday? I don’t know if there is a definitive answer. First of all, understand that Halloween is mostly a western custom and it has no direct reference in the Bible. However, there are several Biblical principles that directly relate to …

Miracles Still Happens…

For everyone who thinks God doesn’t answer prayers and perform miracles, I would like to share with you something that happened to me this week.   A little background for those who do not know me, I retired to a remote location on a mountain top.  I have one neighbor within shouting distance.  I’m a big man and 69 years old …

Count your Blessings….

After listening to the song “Count your Blessings” by Johnson Oatman,  I was thinking about all the blessings that God has given to me. Sometimes I think we take for granted all that God does for us everyday.  God truly gives us so many blessings each and every single day.  Some may even be so small that we might overlook …

Be all you can be…

The other day I saw an advertisement from our Armed Forces that said “Be all you can Be!”  You have to love the concept to be all you can be… that is to maximize and live your life to the fullest.  I would like to explore this concept in our spiritual life.  The phrase “Be all you can Be” Has …

The Red Marbles…

This week I want to share a heart touching story.  It’s really a story of what life is all about.   I hope you enjoy “The Red Marbles” author unknown. The Red Marbles I was at the corner grocery store buying some early potatoes. I noticed a small boy, delicate of bone and feature, ragged but clean, hungrily appraising a basket …

Sneaky Satan…

This week I would like to share with you a post on Facebook from my friend Vernon Hodges. I think we all need to be reminded that there is a spiritual war going on and Satan is on the attack. We have the resources not to fall in Satan’s trap. Thank you Vernon for this post. Material Possessions. One of …