Cross Words: The power for forgiveness

Cross Words: The power for forgiveness

In this final look at Paul’s letter to Philemon, I want us to focus on verses 21 through 25. It reads, “Confident of your obedience, I wri...

September 17th, 2020 |  


Dear Editor: ‘No easy or fast solutions’ to COVID-19

Dear Editor,As you know, the problem of outbreaks in long-term care facilities is unfortunately occurring across the State and the US and has been sin...

September 14th, 2020 |  


Search the Scriptures: Live like you’re being watched

Search the Scriptures: Live like you’re being watched

In the Gospel of John we read this declaration: “And this is the judgment: the light has come into the world, and people loved the darkness rath...

September 10th, 2020 |  



God’s Kids Korner: When we argue – Matthew 18: 15

God’s Kids Korner: When we argue – Matthew 18: 15

If you have a brothers, sisters, or friends, then you know that sometimes we have disagreements with them. That is just part of life because we will n...

September 10th, 2020 |  


Cross Words: The cost of forgiveness

Cross Words: The cost of forgiveness

The apostle Paul writes to Philemon, “If he [Onesimus] has wronged you at all, or owes you anything, charge that to my account. I, Paul, write t...

September 10th, 2020 |  


Creating a home first aid kit

Creating a home first aid kit

September 1st marked the beginning of National Preparedness Month. This year’s theme is “Disasters Don’t Wait. Make Your Plan Today....

September 4th, 2020 |  


Search the Scriptures: Whose voice are we listening to?

Search the Scriptures: Whose voice are we listening to?

When Jesus was about to begin His ministry, the devil showed up to tempt Him in person, face to face (cf. Matthew 4:1-11). Normally the devil is more ...

September 3rd, 2020 |  


A Hunger for More: The call of God in your life

A Hunger for More: The call of God in your life

The call of God in your life is an amazing thing. By “call of God”, I mean, of course, both the authoritative claim that your Maker (and R...

September 3rd, 2020 |  


God’s Kids Korner: A look at God’s labor

God’s Kids Korner: A look at God’s labor

This Monday, September 7, we will celebrate Labor Day. The word labor means work. Many people do not have to work that day, and you have a day off fro...

September 3rd, 2020 |  


Cross Words: The call to forgiveness

Cross Words: The call to forgiveness

God calls us to forgive as we have been forgiven (see Eph. 4:32; Col. 3:13). And in this second part of our study through Philemon, we examine the cal...

September 3rd, 2020 |