The good, the bad, and ugly

The good, the bad, and ugly

Last time, the article subject involved things that you should not throw away. For me, I do not want to throw away certain e-mail messages from three ...

June 20th, 2019 |  


A Hunger for More: Remember to seek Him first

A Hunger for More: Remember to seek Him first

Casually going to church (just because it’s what we do), carelessly attending a Bible study (only because we have a fun time doing it), or even ...

June 20th, 2019 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Jesus heals a wild man

God’s Kids Korner: Jesus heals a wild man

The lesson this week is from Luke 8, verses 26-38. It is a rather strange and maybe a little scary story, so possibly you could have an adult read it ...

June 20th, 2019 |  



Cross Words: Counting on your prayers

Cross Words: Counting on your prayers

Prayer is one of my biggest battles. My flesh often fights against a spiritual desire to pray. And I’m not sure why. Maybe it’s because my...

June 20th, 2019 |  


Cherish the days above ground

Cherish the days above ground

Life is challenging—some days more than others. Someone said that we are either getting ready to go into a problem; in the middle of a problem; ...

June 19th, 2019 |  


Zoning laws can affect you and your property

Zoning laws can affect you and your property

Real property ownership is a wonderful thing for many reasons. For instance, owning property is thought to allow for great freedom and latitude when i...

June 19th, 2019 |  


Alpo and Iams and deers, oh my!

Alpo and Iams and deers, oh my!

Dogs. I love ‘em. Most dogs love me. Two notable exceptions are Baron, a very large, very disgruntled German shepherd who bit me every time he s...

June 19th, 2019 |  


‘No room for self-pity’

‘No room for self-pity’

U.S. Air Force combat pilot Edward J. Machenbier and his navigator, Kevin McManus, were 30 miles northeast of Hanoi on June 14, 1967, when their F-4C,...

June 18th, 2019 |  


Feng Shui leads to better landscaping

Feng Shui leads to better landscaping

Regular readers of this column know that we are hard-headed realists when it comes to landscape design. “Form follows function” is our gui...

June 17th, 2019 |  


On the subject of moving…

On the subject of moving…

There are few things in life that bring me the joy that I find in moving all my possessions from one location to another. Among that list are root can...

June 17th, 2019 |