Do you love the Lord? Do you, really?

Do you love the Lord? Do you, really?

As I was thinking about what to write for this week, I thought about this: how many times do we make a decision on Sunday morning not to go to church?...

November 17th, 2017 |  


As the cookie crumbles, so do my excuses

As the cookie crumbles, so do my excuses

Several weeks ago, I was at home alone when the doorbell rang. I answered the door to find representatives from a local Girl Scout troop doing what th...

November 17th, 2017 |  


God’s plan of salvation part 2

God’s plan of salvation part 2

Last week, I shared about GPS — God’s Plan of Salvation. And I want to continue that thought this week too. Why? Because where you spend y...

November 10th, 2017 |  


This fall was a major trip for me

This fall was a major trip for me

This past week the Gracious Mistress of the Parsonage said to me rather casually, “I guess you know today is November?”She’s always ...

November 10th, 2017 |  


God’s jewels

God’s jewels

I was next in line to be checked out. The lady ahead of me was wearing a huge single stone diamond ring on her hand. As I looked at it, it was actuall...

October 28th, 2017 |  


Have you seen my glasses? And other trick questions

Have you seen my glasses? And other trick questions

The only person who asks more questions than a lawyer is the Gracious Mistress of the Parsonage. I am not saying that questions are bad, at least not ...

October 28th, 2017 |  


Do you appreciate your pastor?

Do you appreciate your pastor?

On Tuesday, Beth and I enjoyed the fellowship of about 70 other pastors from the area as guests of Loving Care Hospice and Home Health’s Second ...

October 13th, 2017 |  


Why I am suspicious of all yard sales

Why I am suspicious of all yard sales

One of the passions that I really do not have is going to yard sales. The Gracious Mistress of the Parsonage is another story.It is my sincere belief ...

October 13th, 2017 |  


God forgives and he forgets our sins

God forgives and he forgets our sins

I heard the story of three guys. They were in their 20s and decided to go out for lunch one day. Being young, they were also limited on funds, so they...

October 6th, 2017 |  


One good deed deserves a kick in the pants

One good deed deserves a kick in the pants

Have you ever had the feeling that any good deed you try is counteracted by a good swift kick in the pants?I recently grabbed a quick lunch at a local...

October 6th, 2017 |