WEDNESDAY’S WORD | 08.04.2021

We are in the midst of what has been historically called the “Dog Days of Summer.” You know, I’m fascinated by words and phrases. I get a real kick out of discovering their origin and how they … Read More

WEDNESDAY’S WORD | 7.28.2021

Picking up from our discussion last week dealing with creeds in our Christian context. The other creed of great importance is known as the Nicene Creed. Its true origins are more codified in a historical … Read More

WEDNESDAY’S WORD | 7.21.21

Wednesday Word - 7.21.21

If you don’t mind, I’d like to spend a little time this Wednesday, and next Wednesday talking about the Creeds of the Church.  We get new people in our community of faith and they become accustomed … Read More

WEDNESDAY’S WORD | 7.14.21

Wednesday Word - 7.14.21

When do you practice the art of listening? I know you’re going to say you’re listening all the time. It’s not as if you can turn off your ears and just decide not to hear what’s going … Read More

WEDNESDAY’S WORD | 7.7.21

Wednesday Word - July 7

My balcony faces a utility easement that doubles as a walking trail as well. Very nicely laid out and paved. You almost forget its a utility easement for megawatt high power lines when you’re on the walking … Read More

WEDNESDAY’S WORD | 6.30.21

Wednesday Word - June 30

As we approach the July 4th holiday and celebration, I’d like to reflect a little on what it means to be patriotic, and what the Bible has to say about patriotism. In Psalm 33:12-17, the … Read More

WEDNESDAY’S WORD | 6.23.21

Wednesday Word - June 23

If you haven’t paid attention, the month of June has been designated as Pride Month for LGBTQ+ persons to feel affirmed and accepted in their identity. As a part of this month, I was asked to … Read More

WEDNESDAY’S WORD | 6.16.21

Wednesday Word - June 16

I ran across a statement recently that said, “You are not the darkness you endured. You are the light that refused to surrender.” I really, really like that statement. It can make so clear who and what we … Read More

WEDNESDAY’S WORD | 6.9.21

Wednesday Word - 6.2.

My new home came equipped with a Ring doorbell. I don’t know who thought of that invention, but it is truly remarkable. Of course, it didn’t come without its complications. For you to get the intended use out … Read More

WEDNESDAY’S WORD | 6.2.21

Wednesday Word June 2

I got up with tractors on my mind. I know you’re probably thinking I’ve lost it. “What in the world is he going to do with a tractor today?” Agriculture was transformed with the introduction of tractors. These … Read More