VBS and The Church

14 but Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me and do not hinder them, for to such belongs the kingdom of heaven.” 15 And he laid his hands on them and went away.  – Matthew 19:14-15       I remember the summer evening as plain as day. I just finished up...

Preach the Gospel to Yourself

“But now the righteousness of God has been manifested apart from the law, although the Law and the Prophets bear witness to it— the righteousness of God through faith in Jesus Christ for all who believe. For there is no distinction: for all have sinned and fall short...

I Surrender All

For the last few weeks we have not had church services on Sunday night.  In its place we have been encouraged to gather in small groups, or as families, and go through the “Starting Point” material created by the North American Mission Board.  As part of this study we...

Fighting Fatigue

Are you tired? Many of us are, and the reason may surprise you— we’ve been making decisions. For more than a year now people have been forced to make decisions, some big, some small, at a rate and number outside their typical capacity. The pandemic has introduced a...

The Bottom Line

The occasion dictated that I purchase a greeting card for my wife. I read perhaps a dozen cards before selecting one that conveyed my thoughts and sentiments. I waited until close to the time to present the card to sign and add my personalized comments enabling me to...

The Gift of Dad Through the Father

“There you saw how the Lord your God carried you, as a father carries his son, all the way you went until you reached this place.” – Deuteronomy 1:31 August 1st, 2017 – 9:30am  I was driving a golf cart around Fort Caswell early that morning to...
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