Yesterday evening, Teri and I went down to the wake for the mother of one of the ladies in Ronnie Smith’s church. The wake is a time when the relatives and family of the deceased gather to remember, grieve, and
The last 5 Thursday evenings, I have gone fishing with a young man whom I am mentoring as part of a community program to mentor young people who are at risk of breaking the law. Tonight as were fishing, we
I just read the following on Fred Kindhart’s blog and wanted to encourage you to be in prayer. Here is a message and prayer request from the Krontz family in Bulgaria. Let’s pray God does great things there in this
The following article gives insight into the spiritual condition of Europe: “The European church has suffered a prolonged and wearisome decline since the 18th century Enlightenment. Following World War II, the decline became quite steep. For years, theologians, pastors, and churchgoers have
My good friend Mark Coffey just started a blog about helps, ideas, and growth for those who are in a support role in ministry. In my opinion, Mark has alot to teach everyone, not just second men, about leadership, servanthood, maturity,
I had a good talk yesterday morning via Skype with Missionary Kevin Hall in South Africa. He has been a friend of mine now for about 8 years. He and his wife Corli are being greatly used of God, and I
I thought this article had some good things to think about as we try to use media and literature to reach out to people in various cultures. Click here to read the article.
My brother Harley and his wife Heidi just had their baby on yesterday at 11.00 PM. The baby was 8 lb., 7 oz, and everyone is doing well. The baby boy’s name is Landon Robert. Harley and Heidi live in
Click here to read a good article by David Cummins of Baptist World Missions on concern we should have over world missions and need to renew our commitment to world evangelism.
We are currently in a 5 week sermon series on “Clear Vision” at the church. Last week, I preached on a “Clear Vision of God and His Love.” The next 4 weeks will be on a Clear Vision of… …Man