Thanksgiving 2017

Thanksgiving 2017

Oh, that men would give thanks to the LORD for His goodness, And for His wonderful works to the children of men! Psalm 107:8 Years before Abraham Lincoln declared Thanksgiving a national holiday in 1863, turkey was on the menu. William Bradford (1590-1657) noted that there was a great store of wild turkeys used during […]

Gary Lee and the Summer BBQ

Gary Lee and the Summer BBQ

Then he said to me, “Write: ‘Blessed are those who are called to the marriage supper of the Lamb!’” And he said to me, “These are the true sayings of God.” Revelation 19:9 Summertime has a way of bringing back good memories of growing up on our small farm in the Midwest. As summer began, […]

Resurrection Day 2017

Resurrection Day 2017

Now on the first day of the week, very early in the morning, they, and certain other women with them, came to the tomb bringing the spices which they had prepared. But they found the stone rolled away from the tomb. Then they went in and did not find the body of the Lord Jesus. […]

Christmas 2016

Christmas 2016

And she shall bring forth a Son, and you shall call His name Jesus, for He shall save His people from their sins.  Matthew 1:21 God tells us that Jesus will save His people from their sins. That is good news indeed. If you are not sure if you are one of His people, it […]

Thanksgiving 2016 Surrounded by Turkeys

Thanksgiving 2016 Surrounded by Turkeys

Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God; and the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus. Philippians 4:6-7 This week we celebrate Thanksgiving in America. Thanksgiving has always been one of my […]

Father’s Day 2016

Father’s Day 2016

Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. Honor your father and mother, which is the first commandment with promise: that it may be well with you and you may live long on the earth. Ephesians 6:1-3   I read those verses today – Father’s Day here in America. I was pretty […]

Memorial Day 2016

Memorial Day 2016

“Greater love has no one than this, than to lay down one’s life for his friends.” John 15:13 But God demonstrates His own love toward us, in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us. Romans 5:8 I am humbled when I take time to consider what some people have sacrificed so that […]