Monthly Archives: November 2016

A Teenager Becomes Thankful for Family

When I went off to college in the fall of 1966, I was ready to leave my old life behind.  As an 18-year-old, I had enough of small town living.  Good-by to my old life, hello new exciting life in … Continue reading

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Loving the World

We sometimes get confusing messages from the Bible.  On the one hand we are told not to love the world or the things in it (1 John 2:15).  But on the other hand one of the most beloved verses in … Continue reading

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Election 2016

Because the first Sunday in November in many churches is “All Saints Sunday”, a time to remember those who have passed on, I was going to write something about the people who inspired me in my Christian life. But I … Continue reading

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In the Beginning

A few years ago, there was a flurry of excitement when a NASA scientist hinted that the Martian rover may have discovered signs of life on the red planet.  This proved not to be the case.  But it illustrates our … Continue reading

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