2017 December

NEW YEAR CHOICES

NEW YEAR CHOICES

I’m quite excited about my New Year’s resolution, and I think it’s going to work. No, I know it’s going to work. It’s got to, because I see now that my future hinges on it. “Think small.” That may see... Read More »

HOLDING ON

HOLDING ON

As a young child, I would lie in bed at my grandparents’ house, listening to the sounds of the television downstairs and looking at the pictures on the wall. One was a picture of a woman with wavy red... Read More »

ON THE RIVER’S EDGE

ON THE RIVER’S EDGE

As the children of Israel were preparing to cross the Jordan River, Joshua sent the ark of the covenant ahead. He instructed the people: “When you see the ark of the covenant of the Lord your God, and... Read More »

A DIFFERENT KIND OF WISH

A DIFFERENT KIND OF WISH

No one knows what the future holds. We’re quick to wish a “happy new year” on January 1st, but we actually have very little control over how things will play out. “You do not know what a day may bring... Read More »

IT’S ALL ABOUT LOVE

IT’S ALL ABOUT LOVE

How easily love seems to get lost in the shuffle of getting to where we want to go! It’s easy to get so preoccupied with “doing” that we forget to love. We’ve all inadvertently done that at one time o... Read More »

CHRISTMAS IS…

CHRISTMAS IS…

Christmas is different things to different people. For some it’s a time to enjoy family and friends, a time to love and be loved; for others it’s the loneliest time of the year. For some it’s the warm... Read More »

FREE AT LAST

FREE AT LAST

One by one the prisoners filed into the small meeting hall. Each one wore the same gray outfit and had the same closely trimmed haircut, but their faces showed that each was an individual with his own... Read More »

RECESSION CHRISTMAS GIFT IDEAS

RECESSION CHRISTMAS GIFT IDEAS

Recession Christmas Gift Ideas How to give more while spending less Time. You would probably be surprised at how many people on your gift list would enjoy an evening of company more than a boxed gift.... Read More »

WHY I LOVE CHRISTMAS

WHY I LOVE CHRISTMAS

Last Christmas my children and I teamed up with another family to spread Christmas cheer to children with physical disabilities. Our program consisted of music, clowns, and lots of personal attention.... Read More »

CHRISTMAS ANGELS

CHRISTMAS ANGELS

For the Christian, every day can be Christmas! Jesus showers His love down on us every day of the year. But sad to say, it’s not that way for so many poor folks who haven’t yet found the real meaning ... Read More »

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