How efficient are your prayers?

How efficient are your prayers?

Beth and I went out for dinner this week. Before we eat, we always pray for our meal. Our prayer can also include thanks for God’s blessings, Hi...

January 18th, 2018 |  


I’m in leftover heaven

I’m in leftover heaven

I do confess that I enjoy the holiday seasons just like everybody else. One of the main ingredients I enjoy more than anything else is the holiday cui...

January 18th, 2018 |  


What does 2018 hold for you?

What does 2018 hold for you?

Did you ever wish you could predict the future? I mean, what if you knew what was going to happen tomorrow, or next week, or next month or next year o...

January 11th, 2018 |  


Back in the saddle again and again

Back in the saddle again and again

This is not my first rodeo when it comes to New Years. I have ridden this Bronco so many times I cannot remember how many. Well, I can remember, but I...

January 11th, 2018 |  


As the old year fades, so does my memory

As the old year fades, so does my memory

Memory is a very tricky thing, at least for me it is. Looking back over a year’s span of activity, my memory seems to pick and choose what it re...

January 4th, 2018 |  


A brand new year — a faithful God

A brand new year — a faithful God

I really like the scripture Romans 8:28 that says “We know that all things work together for good, to those who love the Lord.” But if we ...

January 4th, 2018 |  


The year slipped into the silence of the night

The year slipped into the silence of the night

No time in the year is busier than the Christmas holiday season. Under normal circumstances, it would not be too bad, except for the fact that the Gra...

December 28th, 2017 |  


Trust the Lord in the New Year

Trust the Lord in the New Year

Proverbs 20:24 says, “A man’s steps are determined by the Lord, so how can anyone understand his own way?” South of the Ohio River, ...

December 28th, 2017 |  


Behold, the Christmas Grinch cometh

Behold, the Christmas Grinch cometh

I never have to look at the calendar to know when the Christmas holiday season is approaching. As soon as I lay down my fork on Thanksgiving Day, the ...

December 21st, 2017 |  


Don’t miss Christmas

Don’t miss Christmas

“It’s the most wonderful time of the year!” During the weeks that lead up to Christmas, doesn’t it seem to you like people are...

December 21st, 2017 |