The Eve of Fall

The Eve of Fall

I grew up on a farm with a Dad who had a “green thumb”. He knew when and how to plant and nurture crops and was respected in a community of farmers for the yield of crops and harvest of vegetables. Maybe it is a desire to be like Dad. I want to plant...
In Times Like These

In Times Like These

I came to Jesus age 14 recognizing my deep and desperate need for a savior. It was not open and ugly sins that frightened me so much as thoughts of what I might do as a sinner as I grew older. Though the son of a pastor I found my mind was restless. Inquisitively and...
Lost In a Vacuum

Lost In a Vacuum

In recent weeks our world has been shaken by a series of events that would be frightening if we did not have an anchor for our souls. Those who have no anchor are driven by the winds of social media and emotions. Those who have found Jesus to be precious to their...
A Harvest

A Harvest

Laila was a city girl. All her family vegetables, fruits & supplies came from a grocery store. They had no cow. No pigs. No chickens. I was a country boy. Took care of the chickens. Worked with my siblings to milk cows, feed pigs and chickens. We had not been...

The Road Ahead

Folks are of the opinion that our world is shaking. Even as I write this letter the news is that Kim Jung Un, the leader of North Korea, has disappeared from public view which many indicate an imminent missile launch. The overtness of pornography and violence,...