August 1, 2017 – Fly Fishing and Faith

August 1, 2017 – Fly Fishing and Faith

In my library are several books that talk about the art of angling. Interestingly enough, angling is not a new endeavor, but is spoken about in several places in the Bible. Remember Jesus asked Peter to cast his line into the water to catch a fish that had a silver coin in its mouth, the annual temple tax – a stater – that would pay the fee for Jesus and Peter.

Why Men Go to Church

Why Men Go to Church

The good news is that men desperately need what only a loving, nurturing, and Christ-centered church can offer. Through the ministry of the church, the following needs of a man can be met: To know God and really feel His unconditional love (Rom. 1:20) To find rest for...
Transformation of the Carnal Man

Transformation of the Carnal Man

What is it that a mature Christian can do to help our brothers find the joy and peace in their lives that transform them into the likeness of Christ? The carnal nature of every man wants to rule. We have such difficulty letting go and letting God. By our nature we are...
A Word to Mentors

A Word to Mentors

When life deals us a lousy hand, and important relationships seem without hope, we need to reflect upon some of God’s promises and encouragement. As mentors, we have a host of fulfilled promises and events from God’s Word what can help encourage someone needing help.

April 19, 2016-Unloading the Junk

April 19, 2016-Unloading the Junk

Unloading the Junk Psalms 147:3 For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ, for it is the power of God to salvation. Romans 1:16 As the beautiful spring flowers begin to blossom, I’m captivated by the seasonal cycles that testify to the concepts of re-creation and...

January 4, 2016 – Clogged Drains

“Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous man is powerful and effective.” James 5:16 Several years ago Louise and I were all set for a wonderful week of relaxation and hunting. The old back...

November 24, 2014 – Thanksgiving

“Let us come before Him with thanksgiving” – Psalm 95:2 We trust you will have a wonderful Thanksgiving. Our team looks forward to an enjoyable time and taking a break from the pace of year-end ministry activity that has challenged our stamina. We have a great deal to...