If playing church is OK for you, have fun while you can

If playing church is OK for you, have fun while you can

The one Psalmist does not use the term “playing church,” but what he wrote suggests it rather clearly. God gets weary of people attempting...

February 6th, 2020 |  


Cross Words: A personal plea for holiness

Cross Words: A personal plea for holiness

I would be concerned if, when getting out of bed each morning, I had no thought of communing with God. If the demands of my day kept me from He who al...

February 6th, 2020 |  


Less is More. Not hardly!

Less is More. Not hardly!

When I was a kid, rainy Saturday mornings meant that Dad would work in his garage repairing whatever needed repairing since we couldn’t get into...

February 4th, 2020 |  



Growing your own food is a basic survival skill

Growing your own food is a basic survival skill

We seem to be enjoying prosperous times right now, with an economy strong enough to provide employment and pay increases to many Americans, but itR...

February 4th, 2020 |  


Are you ready for this?

Are you ready for this?

Here we are. Debbie is sitting on the loveseat in the living room. She staked out that roost years ago.I settled into my over-stuffed chair, better kn...

February 3rd, 2020 |  


Trains: A blessing or an annoyance?

Trains: A blessing or an annoyance?

When I drive to work, I am delayed from time to time by a train traveling north or south through the small city where I live.Do I get impatient, wish ...

February 3rd, 2020 |  


Medicare Prescription Drug Plan discount

Medicare Prescription Drug Plan discount

Do you know if you are eligible for the Medicare Prescription Drug Plan Discount? There are many individuals in our district who are unaware they are ...

February 1st, 2020 |  


QB won’t decide Sunday winner

QB won’t decide Sunday winner

For a lot of reasons, Super Bowl Sunday is one of the best days of the year.It is a spectable like no other.We have two weeks of hype, fantastic comme...

February 1st, 2020 |  


How did this landscape disaster happen?

How did this landscape disaster happen?

As a landscaper specializing in “makeovers” (rebuilding existing landscapes) I often find myself looking at landscape disasters, trying to...

February 1st, 2020 |  


Cross Words: An unlikely time to worship

Cross Words: An unlikely time to worship

I don’t always feel like worshiping God. But worship is more than a feeling. Just ask Job.“There was a man in the land of Uz whose name wa...

January 30th, 2020 |