Tag Archives: help

Shove it or “Shuv” it?

Eleven days until Christmas! Are you ready? I will have to admit our outside lights are not up. This is a sad and rare occasion not to have them up with at least three weeks to enjoy before Christmas. Experience … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Giving Can Be Painful!

“Give until it feels good”. How many times have you heard that? Do you believe it? Reality is giving can be a major burden. For Jesus it was a pain all over not just in one part of his body. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Forgetting How To Blush

Fluid sexuality. Pansexual. I had to use a dictionary and Google over the New Year holidays to understand what an article meant when discussing the sexual lives of some of the most well known names in Hollywood. Some were gay … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

If Churches Paid Taxes

A post by Cracked.com that churches would have a tax bill of 83.5 billion dollars if they paid taxes generated a rather heated thread on Facebook. While I do not know the trustworthiness of that web site, I decided to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

“It’s going to eat my lunch”

“It’s going to eat my lunch” is an often used phrase when a difficult challenge looms ahead. It came from the all too common experience of a school yard bully who took lunch money from a smaller kid and used … Continue reading

Posted in guilt, Lent, sin, Trouble | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Signs

What signs are you leaving on the footpath of life? There was graffiti periodically inscribed along the walking trail that parallels John Brown University.  As I walked down Dogwood and turned onto Cheri Whitlock I saw phrases such as “Run … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Invest in the life of a stranger

The parable of the Good Samaritan is one of the most beloved and oft quoted stories in the Bible.  It is both an encouragement and sets the bar for loving others.  It is a source of authority for teaching others … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment