June 28, 2016-God’s Desire

June 28, 2016-God’s Desire

“Now this is eternal life: that they may know you, the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom you have sent” John 17:3 It is interesting to read the various books out today dealing with building a life of purpose and significance. Some of these works are very good and...
June 7, 2016-Goodness

June 7, 2016-Goodness

You Are Fearfully and Wonderfully Made. You Are a Special Person “For those God foreknew he also predestined to be conformed to the image of his Son, that he might be the firstborn among many brothers and sisters. And those he predestined, he also called; those he...
March 15, 2016-My Grace is Sufficient

March 15, 2016-My Grace is Sufficient

One of the many privileges I have as a chaplain is to help those going through difficulties with the Word of God. Recently one of my board member’s best friend died. After sharing my condolences, the board member asked for any thoughts I could give him regarding the...
January 12, 2016-The Raging Storms

January 12, 2016-The Raging Storms

On a recent trip to see our son Dan and his family in Greensboro, N.C., Louise and I experienced a raging storm.  The heavy rain literally surrounded their home.  On top of that, a major surface drain was clogged with debris that washed into the grate.  Some people in...

April 27, 2015 – Trust and Obey

During the past few months it seems that too many of our close friends have gone through or are going through some major difficulties. Transitions in life are always challenging; especially, when it comes to health related matters. During the past year a dear friend...

April 6, 2015 – Amazing Grace

“Then I heard every creature in heaven and on earth and under the earth and on the sea, and all that is in them, singing: ‘To him who sits on the throne and to the Lamb be praise and honor and glory and power, for ever and ever!’” – Revelation 5:13 St. Augustine once...